“Statistically, people with a higher body mass index were disproportionately being injured by this pandemic,” according to Dr. Ethan Lazarus, president of the Obesity Medicine Association. He referenced a new study by the CDC that found that in looking at more than 70,000 COVID patients hospitalized between March and December of 2020, nearly 51% were obese and 28% were overweight. According to the CDC, “Obesity is a common, serious, and costly chronic disease. In addition, having obesity puts … [Read more...] about An XXL Vulnerability Factor
If you don't live near train tracks you'd find it impossible to think you could ever get used to the noise. If you do live near train tracks the sound of the train literally becomes silent over time. The flu kills 30,000-65,000 (1) Americans every year and nobody "hears it" because we are simply used to it. We've lived with it for so long that it isn't reported anywhere, it doesn't scare people, it doesn't cause the government to overreact or even react at all. Restaurants don't close, the … [Read more...] about The Sound Of Silence
The Amazing Health Benefits of Extra Virgin Olive Oil! Extra Virgin Olive Oil-rich Mediterranean diet, has been associated with increased longevity. As well as, lowering the risk to diseases such as cancer, heart, and Alzheimer's. The most beneficial type of olive oil that you can buy is extra virgin olive oil (EVOO). Extracted using natural methods, extra virgin olive oil retains almost all of its beneficial properties when compared to lesser grades. Packed with antioxidants, omega fatty … [Read more...] about The Amazing Health Benefits of Extra Virgin Olive Oil!