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The South Beach Diet Fad
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Is The Atkins Diet Safe
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1,265 wordsWhat Eating Disorders Eating Disorders What do you think when you hear eating disorders? You think only girls right? , wrong both males and females suffer from eating disorders. Between 10 20 percent of anorexia and bulimia survivors are male. But did you actually know that eight million Americans suffer from anorexia and bulimia. Of this eight million 85 percent of them are girls between the ages of thirteen and twenty. If this really surprises you, then just listen to this... About 40 percent ...
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People Who Suffer Bulimia Nervosa
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654 wordsGastric Exclusion Operations Over thirty percent of the US population is currently obese. A scary statistic. Contrary to popular belief, obesity is not a psychological, nor an eating disorder. Obesity is a hereditary disease, that can not be treated by Jenny Craig, or Weight Watchers. Surgery for obesity should not be considered only as a last resort. Right now surgery is the only effective treatment for obesity. One type of surgical treatment is gastric exclusion. There are four questions that ...
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