Featured: Major university published paper imploring the government, food industry and society to take effective action against obesity

By Lynn Griffith
Email to a friend
Yes, we know that obesity is bad, but is it really an epidemic?  In the United States alone, nearly 78 million adults and 13 million children deal with the daily health and emotional impact of obesity.  At times, those of us who are not facing the crippling effects of obesity can lose heart and make statements recommending to...
Major university published paper imploring the government, food industry and society to take effective action against obesity

News

9577637290_1aa1e2c26c_b

Major university published paper imploring the government, food industry and society to take effective action against obesity

Yes, we know that obesity is bad, but is it really an epidemic?  In the United States alo...
By Lynn Griffith on 02 Mar , 2015
2 shares
8655003298_bc1ff8e3b8_k

A Plant-Based Lifestyle Becoming the Optimal Choice Among Celebrities, Doctors, and the General Public

In case you haven't heard, the vegan lifestyle appears to be trending in the celebrity lif...
By Heather Suhr, Staff Reporter/Editor on 02 Mar , 2015
2 shares
8996222487_404015060a_k

Low-dose fish oil regimen reduces epileptic seizures by 33.6%!

Approximately 3 million Americans suffer from epileptic seizures.  Current drug therapies...
By Lynn Griffith on 02 Mar , 2015
517 shares
4319609899_852976778e_b

Celebrities are increasing awareness of cupping therapy and it’s benefits

Cupping therapy heritage dates back several thousand years and is a part of Traditional Ch...
By Lynn Griffith on 02 Mar , 2015
408 shares
8522123029_9768bfd89e_k

Plant phytochemicals and Vitamin D found to help protect the liver for menopausal and postmenopausal women.

Symptoms that women experience in the journey through menopause can be difficult and even...
By Lynn Griffith on 01 Mar , 2015
44 shares
15495770803_c7db9d724e_k

New ‘Hello Barbie’ connected to WiFi for two-way conversation with your child

A prototype doll, Hello Barbie, was shown at the New York Toy Fair on February 14th displ...
By Heather Suhr, Staff Reporter/Editor on 01 Mar , 2015
9 shares
7322725494_904988aa2c_b

Lemon Water for Digestion

Sometimes it's the little things that make a big difference!  This is true in the case of...
By JBliss on 01 Mar , 2015
53 shares
518517328_c598328e30_b

Research indicates that attachment parenting produces secure attachments with long-term positive effects!

Attachment parenting is a parenting philosophy developed by pediatrician Dr. William Sear...
By Lynn Griffith on 01 Mar , 2015
176 shares
6731277129_67940d3350_b

Food and Drug Administration proposes big changes to current food labeling system based on recent surveys and research!

On February 27, 2015, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration made a proposal to update Nutr...
By Lynn Griffith on 28 Feb , 2015
57 shares
3456475675

A Rubik’s cube look-alike – 3D Heart replica – could help surgeons save children’s lives

According to new research, scientists are able to develop a replica of a human heart by us...
By Heather Suhr, Staff Reporter/Editor on 28 Feb , 2015
10 shares
455500490_1a69e70c37_o

Saunas Boost Men’s Heart Health & Survival

According to researchers in Finland, men who use saunas are less likely to die from heart...
By JBliss on 28 Feb , 2015
38 shares
2404676672_1a8c6cb23e_b

Scientific studies show that dental caries declines with or without the use of fluoride.

The uses of fluoride in drinking water and toothpaste have seemed to cause some controvers...
By Heather Suhr, Staff Reporter/Editor on 28 Feb , 2015
102 shares
7476735645

First Ever 100% Vegan School in the U.S. – Coming Fall of 2015!

In 2012, director James Cameron adopted a vegan diet and ever since then he has become an ...
By Heather Suhr, Staff Reporter/Editor on 26 Feb , 2015
560 shares
14668025718_f0ae2fa029_h

The 2015 Dietary Guidelines countdown – FEDS recommend Americans follow a plant-based diet!

Ever since early last year, the federal committee have been extensively discussing the upc...
By Heather Suhr, Staff Reporter/Editor on 26 Feb , 2015
47 shares
3363654727_d1eb8bc6f2_o

What is everyone saying about America’s newest favorite fruit – the avocado?

It's recently been determined that America's favorite fruit these days is the avocado. Av...
By JBliss on 26 Feb , 2015
34 shares
5889424782_22107d370c_b

Get Sounder Sleep By Meditating

It's been revealed that meditation can improve quality of sleep and prevent insomnia. The...
By JBliss on 26 Feb , 2015
30 shares
15837608614_f298a7d962_h

Petition signatures and self-education can help to reverse mandatory vaccinations!

With the recent measles outbreak, comes a flurry of people running towards vaccines despit...
By Lynn Griffith on 25 Feb , 2015
105 shares

More News

Uplifters

6488

The World Tells Bodies Not to Love Themselves

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
2 shares
@nge1a $t0kes M0n@rch

Angela Stokes-Monarch: Was 305lb and Lost 160lb!

By Heather Suhr, Staff Reporter/Editor
2 shares
6484

Baby Giggle is Sure to Have You Rolling!

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
0 shares
6479

When Their Cat Wants to Come inside, He Does This! Amazing!

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
7 shares
6540

Mom Wars!

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
26 shares
6478

Dancer You Won’t Be Able to Take Your Eyes Off

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
20 shares
6482

4 Year Old Hero Calls 911

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
3 shares
6477

Food Demo Gone Hilariously Wrong!

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
54 shares
6528

The Secret Heart of a Mother

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
3 shares
124124

He Commutes 21 Miles Per Day, By Foot!

By Nadine Watters
40 shares
6492

Dad’s Rap Song Brings Special Needs Boy to Life

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
8 shares
6478

Diapers: The Next Miracle-Gro for Houseplants?!?

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
57 shares
6505

Teacher Gives Goosebumps to the World with His Response to a Rude Question!

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
195 shares
8527

Man Down

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
45 shares
6494

Baby Name Song!

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
6 shares
6510

Man’s Love for his Wife Melts the Hearts of Two City Workers

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
10 shares
6504

Special Act of Kindness Brings Complete Strangers to Tears

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
85 shares
987654

Father and 3 Year Old Son Sing “Love Me Do”

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
54 shares
6491

Why You Should Have a Dog AND a Baby! Adorable!

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
74 shares
6507

Oldest Golfer Alive — and She’s Gooood!

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
11 shares
6506

“If You Are Dieting to Be Skinnier, Maybe Just Stop!”

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
18 shares
6500

Mother’s Prayer Does What CPR Could Not

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
38 shares
6509

It Only Takes 10 Seconds to Put a Baby to Sleep – Secret Revealed!

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
17 shares
43756476785678

Thousands of Birds Swarm the Sky in Beautiful Patterns! Mesmerizing!

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
50 shares
6499

Father Daughter Dance without a Father

By Jamie Spector, Staff Reporter
22 shares

More Uplifters