Monthly Archives: February 2016

Do You Know How Your Obese Child Feels

I am not being dramatic or exaggerated, I was there, and I was an obese child many years ago. The time I spent in Elementary and Middle Schools are not full of fun memories, they were a nightmare. I was bullied and pushed around constantly by every skinny kid in school. I weighed one hundred […]

Why Is Obesity Growing Out Of Proportion

According to some stats, almost a third of people in the Western world are obese or overweight and the rate is increasing. This trend seems ongoing were people are just snacking their way to obesity, and it looks like it is not going to slow down any time soon. We ask ourselves the question: Where […]

Weighty Matters Doc Shills for Bariatric Surgery

In his article entitled “World’s Stupidest Childhood Obesity Intervention Plan” Weighty Matters blogger and bariatric surgeon Dr. Yoni Freedhoff proves his allegiance to profit over prevention by mocking an utterly simple and valid solution to childhood obesity prevention and rehab. That is to say, you don’t have to be a professor, a surgeon, an exercise […]