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Mr. Fratto gets Fat

My poor shirt.  All those buttons.  Gone.  Thrown to the abyss so that I could have just one more piece.

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New low-calorie rice could help cut rising obesity rates (Video)

So would you try it? Wonder if it works on any rice…I think some Orzo is callin my name!

Researchers at the College of Chemical Sciences in Sri Lanka successfully tested out their theory that using a specific heating and cooling process could increase the presence of resistant starch and thereby minimize the body’s calorie absorption. 116 more words

Diet

Lies my Mother Never Told Me

I think it’s a well-known fact that the older we get the more we start to appreciate our parents.  I don’t believe I truly began to really appreciate my mothers’ love and the sacrifices she made (‘it’s ok honey… 985 more words

Gastric Band

I am not one-size fits all. Not even close

I have said it before. I will likely say it again. I am fat. Now, there are people who try to say things like:

“You are not fat. 826 more words

I Work Out

Skinny by Lauren Leon

Recently, I read the young adult novel Skinny, the debut book of author Donna Cooner It revolves around fifteen-year-old Ever Davies, who weighs three hundred and two pounds, and  has an extremely low self esteem.  266 more words

Fiction

Weight-Loss Surgery Might Reduce Serious Asthma Flare-Ups

By Nina Flanagan
HealthDay Reporter

FRIDAY, March 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) — In obese people with asthma, weight-loss surgery has been linked to a significant reduction in serious asthma flare-ups, new research suggests. 814 more words

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