By Justin Caba | Mon, 12/09/2013 - 14:10
Britain's heaviest five-year-old has been taken out of the care of her parents in hopes of curbing her obesity.
By Justin Caba | Thu, 12/05/2013 - 17:10
The average healthy diet costs $1.50 more per day compared to an unhealthy diet, according to a new study.
By John Ericson | Thu, 11/21/2013 - 18:35
Fewer taste cells may make it more difficult for obese people to taste sweet stimuli.
By John Ericson | Tue, 09/17/2013 - 22:13
Sugar is dangerous and should be regulated as an addictive substance, a Dutch health official argues.
By Chris Weller | Mon, 08/26/2013 - 12:00
New obesity drug beloranib has been shown to reduce the production of fatty acids in the body, promoting heart health and weight loss — all without added diet or exercise.
By John Ericson | Thu, 08/22/2013 - 20:59
Our caloric intake is largely determined by the digestive process itself rather than the hard value ascribed to the food product.
By John Ericson | Tue, 08/20/2013 - 21:22
In a recent study, obese people did not respond to injections of glucagon, the hormone that induces fullness and satiety. In test subjects of normal weight, the effects lingered for 24 hours.