“As an Eating Disorder Professional, I know that many of my clients that are in treatment for Anorexia, Bulimia, Bulimarexia, Binge Eating Disorder or Obesity are overwhelmed by all the information in the news about our health. In hopes of relieving some of the stress this can inflict on both my patients and readers, I’ve highlighted some of the weekly health news that was of particular interest to all of us at The Norton Center for Eating Disorders and Obesity. From my eating disorder treatment center in Cincinnati, here is your news update for the week of February 19-26”
Former McDonald’s executives to start healthy fast-food chain
Raw Milk Movement Takes Hits From Courts, Health Officials
Can Gardening Help Troubled Minds Heal?
Harvard study: Pasteurized milk from industrial dairies linked to cancer
Babies fed solid foods more likely to develop healthy eating habits
Coconut oil may be able to reverse the progression of Alzheimer’s disease
Getting Kids to Eat Veggies
Active video games don’t mean kids exercise more
Interactive Infographic – Obesity Rates by Country
Were there any news articles that you saw this week that really grabbed your attention? Leave a comment with a link. If the article helped you, it will likely help some of my other readers!
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