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New Reserach Warns Pregnant and Breastfeeding Mums To Avoid This Ingredient In Their Cosmetics

Parabens are used as preservatives in cosmetics. If pregnant women use cosmetics containing parabens that remain on the skin for protracted periods, this may have consequences for their child’s subsequent weight development. This is demonstrated in a study published in

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7 Reasons Children Are Becoming Increasingly Overweight

Ineh Olisah Despite the fact that childhood obesity has reached an alarming proportion, some parents with overweight kids have chosen to live in denial. This is fueled by ignorance and the ever busy parent who feels the need to constantly

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2 Simple Tricks To Prevent Kids & Adults From Becoming Overweight

With child obesity rising at alarming rate, a study that reveals simple tricks to prevent kids from becoming overweight is welcomed. An experiment conducted over the course of a year has revealed that children who were told to eat more

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Woman Weighing 300kg Blames Her Husband’s Insecurity For Her Weight Gain

A 47 stone (660lb) woman who was so immobile she needed her husband’s help to go to the toilet has revealed how he prevented her from losing weight. Despite being morbidly obese, Bettie Jo, from Houston, Texas, lived off a

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