Tag Archives: Health

Starting Your Weight Loss Journey

There is a reason why we keep failing at sustained weight loss. We get motivated by the promise of losing ten pounds in ten days. But we fail because the focus is on performance. I know this is counterintuitive. Everything … Continue reading

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Lose Big Food To Lose Weight

The health research is conclusive. Too much salt in our diet increases the risk of stroke and heart attack. How big a deal is this? One us will die of heart disease every 40 SECONDS! What is the government doing … Continue reading

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Big Food Myth That Eating Less Will Achieve Weight Loss

We are in a national weight crisis. Big Food’s answer is to sell you smaller proportions. But research points to less is not more in terms of achieving sustained weight loss. We get hungry when we eat less food. Hunger … Continue reading

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Marketing Opportunity: Consumers Want Green and Health Explanations From Companies On Their Brand Claims

Cone Green Gap Trend Tracker reports that consumers are still confused and searching for answers on what to buy and who to buy from. 57% of consumers mistrust green claims made by companies. 59% expect any green claim to be … Continue reading

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Health Concern: Plastics In Fish!

The next time you bite into your favorite ocean-sourced fish please think about this, could you be ingesting plastic? The Southern California Coastal Water Research Project sampled fish in the Northern Pacific. They found that 35% of the fish had … Continue reading

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10 Fattest States In America!

Gallop just released a poll and the results are not pretty. 26% of Americans are obese. And here’s TEN “FATTEST STATES” IN AMERICA: West Virginia Mississippi Kentucky South Carolina Louisiana Arkansas Oklahoma Alabama South Dakota Tennessee. In West Virginia one out … Continue reading

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Obesity Rate Growing Along With Diabetes

26 MILLION adults and children have diabetes in the United States. Diabetes is the underlying or contributing cause for a quarter million deaths a year. If you are looking for a reason for our high health care costs, look no … Continue reading

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