Obesity Health

Doctors Aren't Very Into Canada's New Obesity Guidelines

CP | Helen Branswell, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.28.2015 | Canada Living

TORONTO - An expert committee has issued new guidelines for family doctors instructing them on how to help address the ballooning problem of adult obe...

What's To Blame For The Massive Number Of Obese Children?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.05.2013 | Canada Living

Every day, it feels as though we get scarier and scarier news about the state of our nation's health — but the most recent report from Ontario about...

A Few Extra Pounds Can Be Good — But Too Many Can Be Deadly

CBC | Posted 03.04.2013 | Canada Living

A common New Year's resolution is to get in shape and drop a few pounds, but a new review of published studies suggests that people who are carrying a...

Obesity Doesn't Always Mean Unfit

CBC | Posted 09.20.2012 | Canada Living

Some obese people can be just as fit as those of a normal weight and carry no greater risk of developing heart disease or cancer, studies suggest. ...