‘The scales are tipping,’ says Centers for Disease Control director Tom Frieden
They don’t spend enough time doing fat-burning activities like jogging
THC and fasting both trigger olfactory senses, which then causes hunger
Mothers’ relationships with their own moms can lead to parenting styles that could cause their kids to be obese
The spectacle of extreme weight loss if the point of shows like ‘The Biggest Loser,’ but there’s a part of the transformation audiences can’t see
Household bills—but not credit card debt—can lead to obesity in women
Being really cold may actually help you burn fat
The earlier kids gain weight, the less likely they are to lose it
It’s freezing outside, but don’t despair. That chill might just help you slim down a bit.
Recent studies suggesting that heavier people with diabetes have lower death rates than normal weight patients may be a myth.
It’s okay to be heavy, as long as you don’t have diabetes or hypertension–right? Not so fast, says the latest research.
When it comes to the obesity epidemic, it’s not just patients, but doctors who need an education.