Childhood obesity comes with an estimated price tag of $19,000 per child when comparing lifetime medical costs to those of a normal weight child, according to an analysis led by researchers at the Duke Global Health Institute and Duke-NUS Graduate Medi
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Prevention is the foundation of the work of nearly all public health professionals, including those at the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH).
Originally published May 13, 2013
"Eat your veggies" has been an admonition of parents through the ages, but newly published brain research from the University of Georgia provides one of the best reasons why.
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If you’re lucky, these are a few of the things you may think about on Thanksgiving: trying not to overeat and wondering what in the world you’re going to do with all those leftovers.