Do you describe yourself a big boned, thick, or chunky? Sometimes, these satisfying adjectives are words we use to make ourselves comfortable with our weight.
ATLANTA’S PREMIER PSYCHIATRIST, DR. DWIGHT A. OWENS GIVES THE SKINNY ON THE MENTAL AND EMOTIONAL SIDES OF WEIGHT LOSS ON T.D. JAKES PRESENTS MIND, BODY & SOUL ON BET NETWORKS ATLANTA, GA, November 2013 – Author, relationship expert and highly sought after psychiatrist, Dr. Dwight Owens will appear on T.D. Jakes Presents: Mind, […]
A lot of people don’t realize just how comforting food has become in our ever day lives. It is important to start watching our daily intake of food, as well as, monitoring how we interact with food when stressed. This could lead to becoming an emotional eater. A lot of people know this fact […]
Obesity and being overweight is a growing epidemic in the U.S. So much so, that campaigns from the White House like First Lady Michelle Obama’s “Let Move” initiative down to reality shows such as NBC’s “The Biggest Loser”, are making efforts to help people shed the extra pounds in addition to educating people on the […]
It’s no secret that the majority of the Black community isn’t too keen on exercise. We eat fried foods, prepare home-made meals full of calories aka “soul food”, and consume sweets like they’re going out of production. Blacks tend to overlook the importance of eating veggies, making their bodies mobile and consuming fruit. Because of […]
Last night, the television network TLC premiered a new special, entitled “Half- Ton Killer”. The new show documents the life of Marya Rosales, the 1,100 pound woman who confessed to rolling over and killing her two year old nephew under her massive weight. But how can a woman who weighs more than five average man […]