Innovation in Health
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Healthy obesity? Study says it is possible to be overweight but not at-risk 

Healthy obesity? Study says it is possible to be overweight but not at-risk  | Innovation in Health | Scoop.it
Given that the American Medical Association now considers obesity a disease, the phrase "healthy obesity" may seem like an oxymoron.

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My 'Treadmill Desk' Makes Me Work (And Feel) Better

My 'Treadmill Desk' Makes Me Work (And Feel) Better | Innovation in Health | Scoop.it
Tools that keep us active while we work could give companies much needed productivity gains and reduce the costs of keeping employees healthy. By Pierre Chandon, L’Oréal Chaired Professor of Marketing, Innovation and Creativity at INSEAD Take a walk with me. We don’t need to go outside. I’m writing this on a treadmill [...]
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What other ideas are out there that keep you moving when you woudl otherwise be sitting still?

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Heavy kids face health problems, have few options

Heavy kids face health problems, have few options | Innovation in Health | Scoop.it
Heavy kids face health problems, have few options USA TODAY About 4% to 6% of children and teens in the USA are severely obese, and yet there are very few effective options for helping these kids reach a healthy weight, says a scientific statement...
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