1. Depression: Stopping the Thief that Steals Your Life

    Depression is a potentially life-threatening mood disorder that affects 1 in 5 persons in the United States, or approximately 17.6 million Americans each year. Major depression is the No.1 psychological disorder in the western world and is growing in all age groups, especially teens and in virtually every community. Depressed patients are more likely to develop many secondary diseases including ty…Read More

  2. Causes & Risks of Overweight & Obesity

    Overweight & Obesity Stats Over two-thirds of U.S. adults are overweight or obese. Over one-third of U.S. adults are obese. On average, people who are considered obese pay 42% more in health care costs than normal-weight individuals. Only 31 percent of U.S. adults report that they engage in regular leisure-time physical activity. About 40 percent of adults report no leisure-time physical activ…Read More