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Obesity: Waistline, The Key to Holistic and Beauty

Launching a campaign to bring back the waist, which is the epitomy of health and trim and stylish elegance

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Obesity: Something to Chew Over

Many health fads have a very short shelf life. One of these was Fletcherism, a cult which was launched at the start of the twentieth century by an overweight American business man called Horace Fletcher. At the age of forty, Fletcher was turned down for a life insurance policy as a bad health risk because […]

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Obesity: How to Break the Habit

Three simple ways to break the vicious circle which can lead to addictive overeating

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Childhood Obesity: What Parents Can Do to Keep their Children Slim

Employ Schwab's Law. Forget the stick and instead employ large doses of the carrot of praise.

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Transfats: the Unpalatable Truth

The risks of eating artificially hydrogenated fats, and how they can be avoided. Why countries should impose an outright ban on their use.

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