Obesity is Becoming Normal

 (DGIwire) — Europe is following a trend which started here in the United States. The World Health Organization (WHO), issued an obesity report for Europe. They looked at obesity levels in the 53 countries that comprise the European Region and found the results very disturbing, saying that up to 27 percent of 13-year-olds and 33 […]

Are We Poisoning Our Children?

(DGIwire) — Today, nearly one in three children is overweight or obese.  Children are now developing obesity-related diseases, previously considered primarily adult conditions, at an alarming rate.  These lifestyle related diseases such as type-2 diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, heart disease, poor glucose and insulin metabolism, asthma, allergies and the collection known as metabolic […]

10 Things You Need to Know About Diet & Protein

(DGIwire) –Another recent study which cited increased health risks and mortality for middle age adults (50-65) who eat a high protein diet and older adults (over 65 years) who ate a low protein diet has resulted in much confusion.  Is there an amount of protein that is right for everybody? Health experts Dian Griesel, Ph.D. […]