This is one of my articles originally published on Care2. You can view it here. Obesity greatly increases your risk for disease (such as diabetes and heart disease). We know that already. But is being overweight truly the direct cause? The short answer is, well, no. In fact, being obese doesn’t directly cause you any health problems at all.
Diabetes in Australia – Do You Know The Facts? November 14th is World Diabetes Day. Diabetes is a rampant health problem with huge implications for everyone, diabetic or not. (This infographic does not cover the increasing cost of treating diabetes – the tax payer $$). And this is definitely a health problem I have to […]