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Obesity Drives U.S. Health Care Costs Up by 29 Percent, Varies by State

Newswise — ITHACA, N.Y. – The prevalence of obesity has risen dramatically in the U.S., but there has been little information about the economic impact of this trend for individual states. Recent research by John Cawley, professor of policy analysis and management at Cornell University, provides new insights on how individual states are affected by the health care costs of…

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The Simple, But Singular Merits Of Eating Right

Taking care of one’s health is important. This not just boosts the feel good factor but safeguards one against a host of disorders and may also ensure longevity. When we talk of taking care of one’s health, eating right is a significant way to get things right. So one must pay heed to one’s diet and stick to foods which are healthy. Eating right is a topic which is discussed very often nowadays. Some simple changes in one’s lifestyle could ensure a much improved health and wellbeing for one’s family and oneself.

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How to Get Your Kids Interested in Sports or Physical Activities

Children should be getting at least one hour of physical activity per day. That’s an absolute minimum. When I was a kid, we spent so much time running around outside that it was never a question of just one hour, but nowadays, with phones, TV’s and iPa…

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