Nestle and Mead Johnson Nutrition recently dismissed calls to remove genetically-modified organisms (GMO) from their infant formula products in the US and now evidence is coming forth on long-term risks related to infant formulations. Epidemiological research has indicated a relationship between infant formula feeding and increased risk of chronic diseases later in life including obesity, type-2 diabetes, and cardiovascular disease
Long-term use of cannabis leads to illness such as bipolar disorder, mood swings, depression and heart diseases. It effects the memory, respiratory functions, intelligence and mental disorder such as psychosis, depersonalization disorder and schizophrenia. According to American Journal of Epidemiology obesity is said to be low in marijuana user than in non marijuana user.
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Stand up and Stand in Comfort!! "A study published by the American Journal of Epidemiology showed that sitting for long stretches, more than six hours a day, can make someone at least 18% more likely to die from diabetes, heart disease and obesity than those sitting less than three hours a day." Time.com by Bryan Walsh
This Dr. Yoni Freedhoff quotation is from the Salon article "Research: Childhood obesity is a product of environment: Three new studies downplay such factors as genetics and insufficient physical activity, blame environment." http://www.salon.com/2013/04/09/research_childhood_obesity_is_a_product_of_environment_partner/ Check out this list of some of the environmental factors that may play a role in causing obesity…