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CDC: US Children Consume Too Much Salt

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 90 percent of children in the U.S. aged 6 -18 have too much salt in their diet.

09/15/2014

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Study: Any Diet Works If People Stick To It

Willpower is the key to weight loss, say researchers.

09/04/2014

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Study: Metabolism Can Be Boosted By Adjusting Thermostat

A new study published by the American Diabetes Association shows something as simple as lowering your thermostat can jump start your metabolism.

08/14/2014

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Travelle Wharton: I Was Truly Blessed To Be A Gamecock And Panther

On Tuesday former Panthers Offensive Lineman Travelle Wharton announced his retirement from the NFL and he joined the guys today for a very entertaining 15 minute interview to discuss his decision and how blessed he was to go from Gamecock to Panther to the good life

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–07/30/2014

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Top 10 Biggest Weight Losses In Pro Athlete History

While athletes like Panthers’ Mike Tolbert are shedding the pounds going into NFL training camp, we wanted to highlight the biggest weight losses that professional athletes have undergone both on and off the field, court, or arena.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–07/28/2014

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UNC’s Meeks Down About 45 Pounds From Last Summer

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s Kennedy Meeks is still slimming down.

The rising sophomore says he weighs around 270 pounds, down about 45 pounds since arriving on campus. In an interview with reporters Wednesday, Meeks said he feels more explosive and can play longer stretches without fatigue.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–07/10/2014

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Eating Heavier Meals Less Frequently May Contribute To Faster Weight Loss

(CBS Charlotte) — Over the last few years, many diet-conscious people have believed that eating several small meals throughout the day contributes to weight loss. However, new research suggests that eating two meals a day […]

CBS Charlotte–06/28/2013

Around 60 percent of Americans use social media. Giving up social media for Lent allows people to disconnect from the virtual world, which is wise to do from time to time to prevent you from being disconnected from the real world. (Photo by FRED TANNEAU/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Tweeting Could Help Users Lose Weight

A new study has found that those who use the microblogging website Twitter to discuss their weight loss goals may ultimately have an easier time achieving them.

CBS Charlotte–01/21/2013

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Charlotte Doc: Adjust Insurance Premiums Based On Health and Habit

A Charlotte doctor feels that obesity caused by habit is weighing down the American health care system, and that one possible solution to the problem is to require that portion of the obese population to pay higher health insurance premiums.

02/29/2012

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