Headlines Tagged with Food/Diet/Obesity — 1,709 headlines found
[UK-Wales] Patients could be forced to lose weight or stop smoking before they are eligible for routine operations in Wales
As part of the Welsh Government’s new National Orthopaedic Implementation Plan, all patients who smoke – or have a body mass index of 35 or more – will be urged to undergo smoking cessation support and weight reduction management before surgery.
Oct 7, 2015 WalesOnline (uk)
added Oct 7, 2015 12:06
Oct 6, 2015 Times Of London (uk)
added Oct 6, 2015 22:39
When Paige McGowan of the Spokane Regional Health District started encouraging companies to establish tobacco-free campuses or policies that prohibit hiring smokers, she was surprised to discover that some already had long-standing policies. “People who
Oct 5, 2015 The Spokesman-Review
added Oct 5, 2015 20:34
He was tucking into sardines on toast when he noticed something strange Mr Mason said he tasted unusual tobacco flavour before seeing the object Lidl says it's investigating and sent it away for tests to establish what it is
Sep 28, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 28, 2015 17:35
Whatever the root causes, obesity and smoking indisputably contribute to disease and add billions of dollars of health care costs nationally — and make it harder to get hired. A recent column focused on many employers’ reluctance to hire persons with di
Sep 25, 2015 Kansas City (MO) Star
added Sep 25, 2015 14:11
Absolute differences between countries remain unacceptably large, especially for indicators linked to social determinants of health, and the European Region still has the highest rates of alcohol consumption and tobacco smoking in the world.
Sep 23, 2015 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Sep 24, 2015 12:23
a show about Energy where Oz will be giving his analysis on the latest craze of Caffeine E-Cigarettes and how they effect the body. E-Cigarettes have been touted as a safer way to give smokers what their body craves without the dangers to them or people i
Sep 16, 2015 Nerdles - News for Nerds
added Sep 23, 2015 15:36
The report warns that NCDs are now the biggest threats to future health in Europe. The good news is, while there is no room for complacency, UK rates of tobacco smoking are below the European average and continue to fall.
Sep 23, 2015 National Health Service (NHS) (uk)
added Sep 23, 2015 15:16
Active and passive smoking are associated with a significantly higher risk of incident type 2 diabetes, but the risk for those who quit smoking decreases over time, according to a large meta-analysis.
Sep 22, 2015 MedPage Today
added Sep 23, 2015 12:28
Russia, Georgia, and Greece have the highest percentage of male smokers (over 50 percent of adults), while female smokers can mostly be found in Croatia, Bulgaria, Germany, Bosnia and Herzegovina, as well as Greece (over 30 percent).
Sep 23, 2015 EUobserver.com
added Sep 23, 2015 11:52