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Overexercising While Obese Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Overexercising While Obese.

Take a Good Look at Your Child's Weight

Today so many people are overweight or obese that it is sometimes viewed as the norm. This is making it difficult for parents to recognize whether their own child has a weight problem. A recent study surveyed the parents of almost 300...  Read more

Can You Be Overweight and Healthy?

Recently Lori, a client of mine, called me angry, upset and discouraged. She had just returned from her yearly physical, which she had been eagerly anticipating.  Though she hadn't reached her weight-loss goal, Lori had made many lifestyle c...  Read more

Expert Solutions: Overweight Kids

Of course we know that obesity has reached epidemic proportions in this country- and now it's been spilling over to our kids. Obesity among children is skyrocketing, and getting a lot of attention these days, but I think people are still not...  Read more

Are Your Friends Making You Fat?

If your friend who lives across the country comes down with a cold, you’re surely not going to catch it from her. But if she becomes overweight, that just might spread to you. So say researchers from Harvard Medical School and the Universi...  Read more

Weight Impacts Birth Control Effectiveness

Compared to women of normal weight, women who are overweight or obese are more likely to become pregnant while taking birth control pills. A study published in January’s Obstetrics and Gynecology showed that 5% of overweight women (compared to...  Read more

This time last yr, was obese
Updated 8/27/2015 11:16:30 AM

This time last yr, was obese...  Read more

Hello. I'm 31 morbidly obese and need friends for
Updated 8/29/2015 7:55:49 AM

Hello. I'm 31 morbidly obese and need friends for support . Trying to figure out how to eat correctly and excerise. Need lots of tips and support. Thanks everyone!...  Read more

I've gone from "obese" to "overweight" according t
Updated 8/27/2015 9:34:04 AM

I've gone from "obese" to "overweight" according to my BMI today! Woo hoo!...  Read more

Hello I'm 31 years old and obese! Using this to tr
Updated 8/27/2015 9:16:39 PM

Hello I'm 31 years old and obese! Using this to track what I eat in an effort to get healthy and also figure out a good exercise program for me to do. Need lots of help!...  Read more

I'm 66 years old, female, and morbidly obese. Star
Updated 9/2/2015 8:07:50 AM

I'm 66 years old, female, and morbidly obese. Started using this app 9 days ago. So far have lost almost 10 pounds. At the higher weights one usually loses a little faster - at first. Are there any other seniors your there on this journey? ...  Read more

If You Stumble & Fall, Get Up and GET MOVING!

If I overeat, skip a workout I had no reason to, or otherwise screw up, I'm tempted to wallow and continue down the spiral. Instead, I get on the treadmill and run. I do a work out DVD. The workout lifts me out of the negative thought pattern and I k...  Read more

An appetite turn off

When I see a very obese person -I am turned off from wanting to eat....  Read more

You Don't Need to Lose Any Weight

Frustrated by people saying you look great and don't need to lose weight, even though you’re not fit and healthy as you should be? Get support here from other non-obese people seeking better health!...  Read more

Your Social Network Could Be Making You Fat (Or Thin!)

We've always assumed that friends can be a powerful influence in our quest to be healthier. If your friends support your weight loss efforts, that can make the process much easier versus having to go-it alone. But new research is proving that the a...  Read more

Obese Children are More Likely to be Bullied

I don't have fond memories of grade school. I was a quiet kid who didn't get in trouble and got good grades. That meant I was picked on by some of the "cool" kids, which wasn't easy. It made me insecure about myself, and I still carry some of that...  Read more