Down from 10%
They don’t spend enough time doing fat-burning activities like jogging
Following Bloomberg’s failed ban on big sodas, will a host of initiatives popping up in other cities pass muster?
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
King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia demonstrates tough love
The earlier kids gain weight, the less likely they are to lose it
Recent studies suggesting that heavier people with diabetes have lower death rates than normal weight patients may be a myth.
One third of the planet is now obese or overweight, according to a new report
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.