|CMS Cameron McKenna | Severe obesity may be a disability|
Only obesity that is severe, extreme or morbid will create limitations such as problems in mobility, endurance or mood that amount to a disability. Mere obesity (for example a BMI of less than 40) would not be sufficient. Additionally, it is irrelevant ...
Linex Legal (press release) (registration) - Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:30
|Vikings Mike Priefer Apologizes For Remarks, Bringing Shame to the Vikings|
I'd like to start off by saying that I like to set a higher standard for myself — a higher standard of conduct, a higher standard of work ethic, a higher standard of being a father and a husband and I expect a lot from my players as well,” Priefer ...
Uproxx - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:37
|Bariatric Surgery at SCB Medical Soon|
CUTTACK: The SCB Medical College and Hospital is set to start Bariatric Surgery soon to deal with the problems of morbid obesity, which is marking an alarming increase in the population. As a first step, surgeons have successfully conducted a ...
The New Indian Express - Wed, 16 Jul 2014 20:11
|Beating the bulge: Brazil's obesity problem|
It is, in Cotta's eyes, a last resort for patients who have become "morbidly obese" and is not for those who are simply overweight. The key to helping them is a change in diet and consumption habits, which have changed extensively in recent years. Uauy ...
KSPR - Wed, 09 Jul 2014 06:30
|Former Seminole Ostaszewski riding for a cause|
"The crazy thing about obesity, morbid obesity, is there is a cure for this disease. It's called treating your body well, feeding your body well, and exercising your body well," Ostaszewski said. "And we have to start with our children, because any ...
Tallahassee Democrat (blog) - Sat, 12 Jul 2014 11:06
|Employment Edit - what's new in employment law|
The Advocate General has delivered his opinion in the Karsten Kaltoft case that, whilst there is no general principle of EU law prohibiting discrimination on grounds of obesity in its own right, morbid obesity may come within the meaning of 'disability ...
Lexology (registration) - Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:45
|Op-Ed: Obesity worse than smoking? New study may change laws|
With news that this appetite-suppressing may indeed be preferable to morbid obesity, at least in terms of lifespan, legislators may face charges of hypocrisy for remaining staunchly against smoking while taking the laissez-faire approach to fat. And ...
DigitalJournal.com - Fri, 11 Jul 2014 11:33
|World Laparoscopy Hospital Announces Affordable Low Cost Laparoscopic ...|
Various studies all over the world have proved that minimal access surgical treatment is probably the most dramatic and sturdy treatment choice for morbid obesity. With the current robotic surgical procedures, a loss of 68-78% excess body weight is lost.
PRunderground - Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:41