|Posted on 3/8/2017 3:02:00 PM.|
A study shows fewer fat people are trying to lose weight. A Georgia Southern University report found overweight people who said they are trying to lose weight fell from 55% down to 49%. Executive Director of the Louisiana Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness, Rudy Macklin, says people abandon weight loss efforts for a variety of reasons.
|Rudy Macklin, obesity rate, weight loss, physical fitness, diet and exercise|
|Posted on 2/25/2017 6:04:00 PM.|
A new study out of London finds stress may be linked to obesity. Dr. Amanda Staiano with LSU’s Pennington Biomedical Research Center says chronic stress can promote fat accumulation on the body. She says while it could be a physiological reason, it might also be because people change their behaviors when they’re stressed.
|stress, weight loss, LSU Pennington Biomedical research center, Amanda Staiano|