All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘fat belly’

Ricky Naputi: 900 lb. Man Gets New TLC Show

It’s well-known that a large number of Americans are overweight, and predictions seem to indicate that the issue will only get worse as time goes on. What isn’t as well-known is that the U.S. territory of Guam may be even worse. This week, cable TV channel TLC aired a documentary highlighting one man’s weight difficulties on the island of Guam. …

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Obesity Tied to More Rapid Cognitive Decline

A study published today in the journal Neruology has found that people who are both obese and metabolically abnormal can expect to have their metal capabilities degrade at a faster rate than those who don’t suffer similar health issues. The study, a Whitehall cohort study, looked at 6,401 adults between the ages of 39 and 63 years old. Those labeled …

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