High rates of suicide and self-harm among transgender youth

High rates of suicide and self-harm among transgender youth

In a new study, 30 percent of transgender youth report a history of at least one suicide attempt, and nearly 42 percent report a history of self-injury, such as cutting. The study also discovered a higher frequency of suicide attempts among transgender youth who are dissatisfied with their weight. Continue reading High rates of suicide and self-harm among transgender youth

Children as young as three have body image issues while four years olds know how to lose weight …

Children as young as three have body image issues while four years olds know how to lose weight …

Children as young as three have body image issues and some four-year-olds know how to go on a diet, a survey by childcare professionals has found. Continue reading Children as young as three have body image issues while four years olds know how to lose weight …

EXCLUSIVE: 'Real Housewives of Orange County' Star Shannon Beador Talks Weight Loss Goals …

EXCLUSIVE: 'Real Housewives of Orange County' Star Shannon Beador Talks Weight Loss Goals …

I've gained a lot of weight, The Real Housewives of Orange County star confesses. There are a lot of haters out there that say, 'Oh, it's because she's … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: 'Real Housewives of Orange County' Star Shannon Beador Talks Weight Loss Goals …

Swelling obesity rates may be tied to childhood antibiotic use

Swelling obesity rates may be tied to childhood antibiotic use

As the nation’s obesity rate continues to skyrocket, scientists across the country are combing the health records of 1.6 million kids to determine if childhood antibiotic use causes weight gain later in life. Continue reading Swelling obesity rates may be tied to childhood antibiotic use

Diet Doc Offers New Jumpstart Diet Alternative to Carb Cycling for Individuals Performing Low to …

Diet Doc Offers New Jumpstart Diet Alternative to Carb Cycling for Individuals Performing Low to …

While general low-carb dieting has proven to be extremely effective for those with low to moderate exercise routines with regards to weight loss, those … Continue reading Diet Doc Offers New Jumpstart Diet Alternative to Carb Cycling for Individuals Performing Low to …