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Weight Is Not a Choice

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 11.26.2013 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

We do indeed have stunning potential control over our health, and should make better use of it. Our feet and forks are, or should be, the master levers of medical destiny. But even the best application of skill-power will not turn weight into a behavior. Weight is not a choice, and we should all choose to recognize that.

Can't Taste Fat? You May Have Increased Obesity Risk

Huffington Post | Amanda Chan | Posted 08.23.2011 | Healthy Living

Can't taste the fat in your food? That could be leading you to eat extra fat in your diet, thereby increasing your risk of obesity, according to new r...