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Facing the facts of childhood obesity | Gustafson

Children with weight problems often find themselves stigmatized, which makes it even harder to address those constructively. - Courtesy photo
  • May 14, 2015 at 3:20PM

As childhood obesity rates continue to rise worldwide, we are now approaching the level of a major public health crisis.

 

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Timi Gustafson, R.D.

Independent Living Considered a Top Priority Among Seniors

Every day, roughly 10,000 members of the Baby Boomer generation – those born between 1946 and 1964 – reach the official retirement age of 65. Many will continue to enjoy a high level of physical and mental health and be better off in multiple aspects than preceding generations. But a growing number will suffer from steep decline...

Timi Gustafson, R.D.

Facing the Facts of Childhood Obesity

As childhood obesity rates continue to rise worldwide, we are now approaching the level of a major public health crisis. While that is common knowledge among experts, the alarming news doesn’t seem to reach millions upon millions of parents who keep overfeeding their offspring with unhealthy meals and fattening treats. In fact, many of those...

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Lessons in positive thinking | Gustafson

  • May 11, 2015 at 1:35PM

For most of my career as a dietitian and health counselor I have paid much attention to the deficiencies in my clients' diet and lifestyle choices and how these could be changed for the better.

Timi Gustafson, R.D.

Lessons in Positive Thinking

For most of my career as a dietitian and health counselor I have paid much attention to the deficiencies in my clients’ diet and lifestyle choices and how these could be changed for the better. Over the years, however, I began focusing more on what went right in their lives and how their strengths could...

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