Obesity is characterized not only by excess fat near the surface of your body, but also excess fat in and around your internal organs.
Sometimes excess fat accumulates in the liver and can lead to inflammation and scarring, which is a serious condition called nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). When your liver becomes fatty and scarred, it can no longer function normally. In its most severe form, this can progress to cirrhosis, liver failure and even death. [Read on…]
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE/WMT), the biggest retailer in the U.S., just reported its second-quarter same-store sales declined 1.4%. As a reader of Profit Confidential, this should come as no surprise to you. [Read on…]
Everyone wants a piece of the taxpayer funded pie. The inventor of “The Whisper,” an inflatable car is no different. When billions were handed out from the Obama administration for “green” vehicles in the Whisper project (now updated as an SUV) was not picked up for funding. Now the inventor is miffed.
He’s suing because he believes he was denied funding due to a lack of the right political connections. He might be right, but it still doesn’t mean his idea should be funded by the taxpayer. [Read on…]
A very special boy, with extreme IQ. It is so easy though to “blinded” by an 170 IQ, but it says very little about practical human skills. Hopefully someone will help him though with skills like empathy and human interaction? If they do I guess this young man may do wonders for mankind?