With the advent of new technology, it seems our country is packing on the pounds. People spend more time in front of the computer or TV than they do outside, and the number of people working sedentary jobs has risen drastically over the past 20 years. Many think technology is to blame, as more and more people are connected online and spend an enormous amount of time communicating over the internet. However, the American Heart Association has created a website to combat this problem. Read the rest of this entry »