obesity

America’s obsession with freedom is making men fat: study

America’s obsession with freedom is making men fat: study

American cultural norms could be making us fat. A new study looked at the effects of societal traits on obesity rates — and it found that countries that value individualism have higher body mass indexes in males. Published in the journal Social Science & Medicine, the study examined data from 51 countries to find out …

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Overeating isn’t fueling obesity, it’s too many carbohydrates in our diet, researchers say

Overeating isn’t fueling obesity, it’s too many carbohydrates in our diet, researchers say

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Carbohydrates may be your worst enemy if you are trying to lose weight.  The “Today” show recently highlighted a perspective piece that suggests the key to losing weight is more about cutting carbohydrates rather than worrying so much about balancing the calories we eat and burn, according …

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