What is ObesityWeek 2017?

ObesityWeek brings together world-renowned experts in obesity to share innovation and breakthroughs in science unmatched around the globe. Attendees will enjoy the diverse educational opportunities, networking events, and scientific synergies created through the collaboration of these leading obesity organizations.

Source: About – #OW2017 | ObesityWeek 2017

Angela Weight-Loss | POPSUGAR Fitness

So what was the “aha moment” that sparked Angela’s desire to change her body? The lightbulb went off in her head when she visited her hairdresser, who had recently dropped a ton of weight. Seeing that woman’s transformation was like “a light at the end of the tunnel” for Angela and proved to her that “it’s not a thing you only see in the magazines or on TV.”

Source: Angela Weight-Loss Instagram | POPSUGAR Fitness

For weight loss, exercise is important — but calories move the needle – Chicago Tribune

“I think the role of exercise in weight loss is highly overrated,” says Marc Reitman, chief of the diabetes, endocrinology and obesity branch of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, or NIDDK. “I think it’s really great for being healthy, but I’m a strong believer that overeating is what causes obesity. To exercise your way out of overeating is impossible.”

Source: For weight loss, exercise is important — but calories move the needle – Chicago Tribune