In the UK, the National Health Service announced that one in every 34 urgent care admissions was due to overweight or obesity.
When it comes to eating, mindfulness can protect us against inner urges by teaching us how to evaluate and reinterpret scrambled messages.
To mark World Obesity Day (Oct.11) the UK College of Contemporary Health published a free e-book, “Top 10 Tips to Avoid Mindless Eating.”
What can we do to make Halloween candy collection less important? One option is to shift the emphasis to creativity and participation.
Here’s a quick rundown of the insidious ways Halloween could do harm, along with some suggestions for “best practices.”
In Colombia, right-wing paramilitary groups serve as private armies to protect the interests of Coca-Cola and other corporate entities.
Exploitation of the disadvantaged in countries with struggling economies inspires a deep dislike of Coca-Cola and its gang of sugar pushers.
Coca-Cola loves to invest in emerging markets, and it’s in the middle of a 10-year plan calling for $17 billion worth of investment in the African continent.
A recent CSPI report says soda manufacturers invest “heavily to boost consumption in low- and middle-income countries.”