SOURCE: Healthcare Global

Healthcare Global

April 23, 2012 13:13 ET

Healthy Fast Food Investigated, Cooking at Home, and the Path to Health and Wellness, in Healthcare Global

NORWICH, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Apr 23, 2012) - The April issue of Healthcare Global, the pioneering digital media site for healthcare professionals and executives, is live online and available to read today.

This focus of this month's main investigation was the increasing trend of 'healthy' fast food. As the obesity crisis tightens its grip on the world, consumers are increasingly concerned about the calorific content of what they are eating.

As a result, they are increasingly cooking at home and shunning restaurants and fast food chain. In response to this movement and everybody's quest to eat healthily, many fast food chains -- such as McDonald's, Subway and Panera Bread -- have started to offer 'healthier' options on their menu.

But how healthy are they really? Do they really contain less fat, sugar and salt than the standard menu favourites?

Continuing along the path of health and wellness, has investigated to new forms of yoga that are taking the world by storm; the hot and sweaty Bikram yoga and gravity-defying AntiGravity yoga.

Elsewhere in the issue the team has looked at what two of the world's biggest companies are doing to support World Malaria Day 2012 on 25th April and also found out how the new 'Patent Box' legislation will boost pharmaceutical R&D in the UK.

You can read all these stories and more at www.healthcareglobal.com or by flicking through the Healthcare Global digital magazine.

About Healthcare Global

Healthcare Global is a pioneering digital media site for Healthcare professionals and executives responsible for all aspects of managing this environment. Healthcare Global covers solutions that enable global healthcare executives to improve the way they manage their operations. Healthcare Global is the industry-dedicated arm of the WDM Group. Founded in 2007 by entrepreneur Glen White, WDM Group retains a diversified portfolio of websites, magazines, mobile apps, daily news feeds and weekly e-newsletters that leverage technology to innovatively deliver high-quality content, analytical data, and industry news.

Healthcare Global is headquartered in San Diego, California, with additional offices in Boston, Toronto, Mumbai and Norwich, England. For more information, contact 760-827-7800 or visit http://www.healthcareglobal.com.

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