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Childhood Obesity Up Worldwide Almost 10-Fold Over 4 Decades

Childhood Obesity Up Worldwide Almost 10-Fold Over 4 Decades

Among high-income countries, the United States had the highest obesity rates, where girls ranked 15th and boys ranked 12 worldwide. Rates are highest in areas of Polynesia, the US and some countries in the Middle East & North Africa. Dr. Nathalie Farpour-Lambert, the president-elect of the European Association for the Study of Obesity, said in a statement that obesity in childhood has a tendency to continue into adulthood, so that most who are obese as children will be obese into adulthood.


Ditka: 'There has been no oppression in the last 100 years'

Ditka: 'There has been no oppression in the last 100 years'

I don't care who your are, how much money you make, if you don't respect our country then you shouldn't be in our country playing football. He said players have a right to free speech, but not necessarily at their place of work and not when it's time to show respect to the country.


RPPD Selling Breast Cancer Awareness T-Shirts

RPPD Selling Breast Cancer Awareness T-Shirts

The Michigan State Police post on Iron Mountain's north side has a special vehicle out front with its shield logo in pink. "Breast cancer awareness is an issue very near and dear to my heart", Michigan First Lady Sue Snyder said . Other risk factors include having a family history of breast cancer, a lack of physical activity and excess weight or obesity after menopause, among others.


Budget 2018: What You Need To Know

Budget 2018: What You Need To Know

The minister highlighted Brexit, the potential impact of United States trade tariffs and various geo-political threats as three key issues his Government has to guard against. The vacant site levy, due to take effect from 2019, will increase from 3% to 7% in 2020. Value-Added Tax on sunbeds will rise from from 13.5% to 23%.


World Mental Health Day brings workers' wellbeing into focus

World Mental Health Day brings workers' wellbeing into focus

When employees suffer from mental health issues, this is likely to impair their performance and output at work, it is thus in the interest of the employer to support them to recover as soon as possible and to provide a workplace that foster mental wellbeing.


Liverpool star Salah lost for words after dream Egypt qualification

Liverpool star Salah lost for words after dream Egypt qualification

Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah converted a stoppage-time penalty to give Egypt a 2-1 win over Congo on Sunday and a place at the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation. Egyptian President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi has rewarded members of the Egyptian football national team with the sum of $85,000 for qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation.