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Obese teen had to be cut from home in UK ... - NewsPlurk Health

Emergency workers who needed to take an obese teenager from her home to a hospital in Wales had to break through a wall of the residence to get her out and into an ambulance, officials say. The rescue on the second floor ...
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"Children born within just a few miles of one another can have widely differing life chances & even life expectancies" http://t.co/AULxdPeE...
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Health, quality of life and urban sustainability | Inspira – Health ...

Health, quality of life and urban sustainability | Inspira – Health ... | aqageog1healthissues | Scoop.it
The quality of life of citizens and urban sustainability depends in great part on the quality of the air we breathe. If we manage to reduce the air pollution of cities, the respiratory and cardiovascular health will improve both at ...
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Where you live and how it could affect your life span

Where you live and how it could affect your life span | aqageog1healthissues | Scoop.it
The difference was even more bleak among women who saw their healthy life expectancy after 65 fall from 8.5 years to 8.2 years in poor areas but rise from 12 to 12.6 in well-off areas even after a few years.
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Neueste Produkte - Present Figures About Coronary Heart Disease

Coronary Heart Condition is considered to be the most standard sort of cardio illness. Reports of the World Health Organization regarding statistics of coronary heart disease informed that bodily stagnation, unhealthy regimen, ...
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Obesity's Newest Side Effect: Organ Shortage - Discovery News

Obesity's Newest Side Effect: Organ Shortage - Discovery News | aqageog1healthissues | Scoop.it
Obesity's Newest Side Effect: Organ ShortageDiscovery NewsAdd organ shortage to the list of issues blamed on obesity.
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Obesity issues: From personal responsibility to school nutrition, we must make better choices

Obesity issues: From personal responsibility to school nutrition, we must make better choices | aqageog1healthissues | Scoop.it
As we look at the continuing obesity problem in our country, there is positive news — if you can call it that.
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Vitalwave » The Fight Against HIV/AIDS and MTCT: A Decade On

To see what an uphill task it was to undertake, we need to have a look at some figures: - Of the global HIV positive population, a little over 50% of them are women. At the end of 2010, there were an estimated 34 million people ...
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Income disparities contribute to obesity and other health issues; Cleveland ... - Plain Dealer

Income disparities contribute to obesity and other health issues; Cleveland ... - Plain Dealer | aqageog1healthissues | Scoop.it
Plain DealerIncome disparities contribute to obesity and other health issues; Cleveland ...Plain DealerAnd, as Smedley pointed out, people who live in low-income neighborhoods have other health issues, such as being far more likely to have exposure...
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Figures expose mounting crisis in care for elderly - Telegraph.co.uk

Figures expose mounting crisis in care for elderly - Telegraph.co.uk | aqageog1healthissues | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.ukFigures expose mounting crisis in care for elderlyTelegraph.co.ukBy Laura Donnelly, Health Correspondent The average proceeds from selling a home now pay for just five years of care, compared with seven years in 2007.
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'Traffic light' health labels on food to tackle Britain's obesity epidemic - Daily Mail

'Traffic light' health labels on food to tackle Britain's obesity epidemic - Daily Mail | aqageog1healthissues | Scoop.it
Daily Mail'Traffic light' health labels on food to tackle Britain's obesity epidemicDaily MailThe Department of Health says that cutting the average salt intake by 1.6 grams a day would prevent 10000 premature deaths a year.
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MPs call for wider food strategy - BBC News

MPs call for wider food strategy - BBC News | aqageog1healthissues | Scoop.it
BBC NewsMPs call for wider food strategyBBC NewsThe government needs to tackle the UK's "failing food system" by linking its policies on health, environment and education, a committee of MPs has said.
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Only one in five eats five a day, poll suggests - BBC News

Only one in five eats five a day, poll suggests - BBC News | aqageog1healthissues | Scoop.it
BBC NewsOnly one in five eats five a day, poll suggestsBBC NewsThe Department of Health first launched its five-a-day campaign in 2003. But the WCRF says its survey of more than 2000 UK adults shows people still find achieving that goal difficult.
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WHO | 65th World Health Assembly closes with new global health measures

WHO | 65th World Health Assembly closes with new global health measures | aqageog1healthissues | Scoop.it
@WHO adopts 21 resolutions + 3 decisions on a broad range of #health issues;pub. h, adolescent pregnancy,#MDGs..
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Child Obesity: A Growing Problem |

Child Obesity: A Growing Problem | | aqageog1healthissues | Scoop.it
It is time that we stop making excuses for this growing obesity problem and think about our kids.
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Age Friendly Cities and China's Competition to Invent Sustainable ...

Age Friendly Cities and China's Competition to Invent Sustainable ... | aqageog1healthissues | Scoop.it
... Affairs and the Minister of Health offices to discuss how they might build whole new communities—cities even—that were designed for aging-in-place. I understood the consequences of China's one-child policy resulting in a ...
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Monaco Has the Highest Life Expectancy in the World | The Toonari ...

Monaco Has the Highest Life Expectancy in the World | The Toonari ... | aqageog1healthissues | Scoop.it
According to the CIA, Monaco has the highest life expectancy at almost 90 years old. Countries with a good healthcare system, low rates of violence, and.
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15 Minutes of Exercise Every Day Reduces Risk of Death | FYI ...

A study published by The Lancet shows that if inactive people increased their physical activity by just 15 minutes per day, they could reduce their risk of death by 14% and increase their life expectancy by three years.
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Top 10 Highest Life Expectancy

Top 10  Highest Life Expectancy | aqageog1healthissues | Scoop.it
Top 10 Highest life expectancy in the world. The Countries with the higest life expectancy.
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Inequality in Disability-free life expectancy by area deprivation: England, 2002–05 and 2006–09

Inequality in Disability-free life expectancy by area deprivation: England, 2002–05 and 2006–09 | aqageog1healthissues | Scoop.it
RT @statisticsONS: New survey shows deprived areas worse off in disability-free life expectancy http://t.co/Ecmc4lZT #ons...
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Effect of Education Level Of Life Expectancy - Baby And Women Tips

Effect of Education Level Of Life Expectancy - Baby And Women Tips | aqageog1healthissues | Scoop.it
A recent study claims that the level of education had an influence on a person's life expectancy. Researchers indicate, a person who has completed at least nine years of education, tend to live longer.
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Global Bhasin: Global Trends - Obesity Epidemic

Global Bhasin: Global Trends - Obesity Epidemic | aqageog1healthissues | Scoop.it
Global Trends - Obesity Epidemic. Obesity Epidemic. What began as an American epidemic has gone global and the health issues surrounding obesity are now felt around the world. Global distribution of overweight, ages ...
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We are losing the fight against TB, warns WHO - The Independent

We are losing the fight against TB, warns WHO - The Independent | aqageog1healthissues | Scoop.it
We are losing the fight against TB, warns WHOThe IndependentThe WHO called for these tests to be withdrawn more than six months ago, and the Indian government recently recommended a ban, but this is only effective in the public health sector; the...
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Consultation on how to label food - BBC News

Consultation on how to label food - BBC News | aqageog1healthissues | Scoop.it
BBC NewsConsultation on how to label foodBBC NewsThe government's UK-wide consultation will take place over the next 12 weeks. The health secretary, Andrew Lansley, said getting everyone to use the same system was "common sense".
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15 Minutes of Exercise Every Day Reduces Risk of Death | FYI ...

A study published by The Lancet shows that if inactive people increased their physical activity by just 15 minutes per day, they could reduce their risk of death by 14% and increase their life expectancy by three years.
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