Tag: obesity

Wack Away a Few Pounds

This guy must be from San Francisco. Pudgy porkers pare pounds with new wanker’s dietBy Masuo Kamiyama "Type ‘diet regimens’ into the Google.com search engine, and you’ll get over 40,000 hits. They’ve got the water diet, the high-fiber diet, the drinker’s diet, the high protein diet, the sugar-busters diet and so on, ad nauseam. The …

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Cheaters For Over-Eaters

Whatever happened to exercise and proper nutrition? Tiny Capsule Could Fight Fat By Kristen Philipkoski “A young entrepreneur who declined a Stanford University School of Medicine residency to pursue his medical inventions has created a novel alternative to risky surgeries designed to treat obesity.”

When Pigs Fly

Crushed flier wins obesity payout “Virgin Atlantic has paid a woman passenger ?13,000 (US$20,289) compensation, after she was squashed by an obese person who sat next to her on a transatlantic flight.”