Okay so I am sitting on the couch watching my favorite reruns of Everybody Loves Raymond . . . thank goodness for my 7/24 satellite dish controller’s PVR feature because the show airs at 3:00 AM. Anyway, up pops a commercial on Herbal Magic featuring people talking about the product’s effectiveness, with a background picture … Read more
“Genetic Deletion” Reason for Morbid Obesity: Are reports such as these a needed breakthrough in effective treatment, or is it yet another example of providing an opportunity to deflect responsibility for poor eating and exercise habits?
MONTREAL – Researchers have discovered that a small proportion of morbidly obese people are missing a chunk of their DNA, and that genetic deletion may be dramatically affecting their weight. from Canadian Press article “Some morbidly obese missing genes that could affect weight: study” (February 3rd, 2010) When study results such as the one referenced … Read more