US Pays a Hefty Price for Obesity - Anti Aging News

Anti Aging NewsUS Pays a Hefty Price for ObesityAnti Aging NewsA U.S. adult who is "healthy" but obese could eventually cost society tens of thousands of dollars in medical care and lost wages, a new study estimates. “I completely agree with this study. We have been saying this for 20 years or more. Obesity is an ...and more »

Progress in Cancer Treatment Threatened by Obesity - Managed Care magazine

Progress in Cancer Treatment Threatened by ObesityManaged Care magazineTwelve cancers associated with obesity increased by 7% from 2005 to 2014, according to the CDC. They accounted for 40% of all cancer diagnoses in 2014, although the overall rate of new cancer diagnoses started falling in the 1990s. The 12 cancers ...and more »

This Is the Crazy Amount of Money You Can Save by Losing Weight - Health.com

Health.comThis Is the Crazy Amount of Money You Can Save by Losing WeightHealth.comIf you're overweight or obese, losing a few pounds may save you some serious cash. A new study has shown that weight loss at any age resulted in significant financial perks, with people around age 50 saving the most—an average of $36,278(!) over the ...and more »