Childhood obesity on the rise

It seems as though everywhere I turn lately, the media is covering another story on childhood obesity. We are in a crisis and our kids are getting fatter. One third of our children are overweight or obese; diabetes is on the rise; and for the first time in history, our kids are not expected to […]

Obesity a leading cause of health problems for pets

Obesity in pets, both cats and dogs continues to be probably the number one contributor to illness and decreased quality of life. Obesity in pets has many of the same correlations to the development of disease that are seen in people. Overweight pets are much more likely to develop diabetes, heart disease and chronic constipation […]