Tag Archives: Weight

The case for getting fitter — not slimmer: Why our obsession with weight could be a mistake

“There is a general consensus out there that a fat person is basically a premature death waiting to happen.” Dr. Glenn Gaesser is on the phone from Arizona State University in Phoenix, where the professor, exercise physiologist and author of Big Fat Lies: The Truth About Your Weight and Health is known for challenging the… Read More »

Cycling to Lose Weight: Does It Work?

There are many health issues associated with being overweight. Everyone should try to check their weight and adopt a healthy lifestyle. For people who are already overweight, getting back to a healthy weight can be a struggle. The methods you try may be painful and in, some cases, unsuccessful. Besides, losing weight too fast is… Read More »