Articles Tagged ‘weight gain’

Don’t Want to Gain Weight While Traveling? Don’t Visit the US

Don’t Want to Gain Weight While Traveling? Don’t Visit the US August 10, 2011 | Food Lovers, Travel News | Read More
Surprise, surprise. If you want to come home from your vacation a little more svelte – or at least not gain the equivalent weight of a newborn baby – then US is not the place to visit. The Daily Mail reports new research shows British travelers gain an average of 8 lbs. in two weeks when...

Brit Refused Re-Entry Because His Face Doesn’t Match His Passport

Brit Refused Re-Entry Because His Face Doesn’t Match His Passport September 2, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
Unlike yearly school portraits or your profile picture on Facebook, government-issued identification doesn’t always show the natural progression of one’s age. While the latter are updated every year (and in the case of the highly active Facebook user, once a week), driver’s license...

Sugar-laden Drinks Causing Slight Obesity Epidemic in New Zealand Birds

Sugar-laden Drinks Causing Slight Obesity Epidemic in New Zealand Birds August 26, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
In news straight out of the ‘not that surprising’ files, greedy little birds becoming progressively fatter by stealing sugar-water from their avian companions. On the New Zealand island of Tiritiri Matangi lies an example of true human conservation efforts. The island, which covers a small...