Could action-packed TV fare make you fat? That’s the implication of a new study that found people snacked more watching fast-paced television than viewing a more leisurely paced talk show.
Willpower is the key to weight loss, say researchers.
More women in the United States are choosing to breastfeed their kids. But new research from the University of Minnesota is shedding some light on the overall health of pregnant women.
Doctors are now finding that gestational diabetes is more common than they thought.
A new study says obesity can have a negative effect on young breast cancer patients.
Researchers have learned that, despite some claims to the contrary, fast food is not the leading cause of rising childhood obesity rates in America.
Between 2007 and 2012, food companies reduced their products’ calories by the equivalent of around 78 calories per person per day.
Researchers found many pediatric patients had hearts that look like those of middle aged patients. But after weight loss surgery, that changed.
ATLANTA (AP) — Adult obesity still isn’t budging, the latest government survey shows. The national telephone survey found 13 states with very high rates of obesity last year. Overall, the proportion of U.S. adults deemed […]
According to a new study, almost 40 percent of medical students have an unconscious bias against obese people.