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Weight is Not a Choice

Preventive Medicine Column Dr. David L. Katz Our weight, of course, is substantially influenced by our behaviors and choices.  I have argued for years, against a backdrop of exotic theories, genetic discoveries, and snake-oil hucksterism, that weight represents energy balance, and is thus overwhelmingly influenced by calories in, and calories out.  I have made the [...]

By | September 27th, 2013|Categories: Blog, DNSFP, Dr. Katz Blog|0 Comments

Flu-ing Around

As reliably as the other signs of seasons turning comes CDC’s annual shift in focus to influenza. The prevailing vaccine strains have been identified, and the yearly customization of vaccine to correspond has been completed.

By | September 6th, 2013|Categories: Blog, DNSFP, Dr. Katz Blog|0 Comments