By John Ericson | Tue, 03/04/2014 - 16:02
Opening or expanding a casino is associated with a lower rate of poverty and childhood obesity, but at what price?
By John Ericson | Tue, 02/04/2014 - 15:50
Shivering may help you burn fat by generating calorie-burning "brown fat tissue," a new study finds.
By Justin Caba | Fri, 01/31/2014 - 16:18
The Buffalo wings and other fatty snacks football fans munch on over the course of an NFL regular season contribute to fans gaining an average of 10 lbs., according to a recent poll.
By John Ericson | Wed, 01/29/2014 - 17:00
Overweight kindergartners are four times as likely to develop childhood obesity and other complications by 8th grade.
By John Ericson | Thu, 01/23/2014 - 14:08
Obesity during pregnancy may cause abnormalities in neuronal circuits of unborn children, putting them at greater risk of weight gain and diabetes.
By John Ericson | Wed, 01/22/2014 - 15:04
Cold temperatures boost weight loss by raising the body's metabolic rate, possibly making a low thermostat a healthier thermostat.
By Justin Caba | Mon, 12/30/2013 - 14:16
Journalist David H. Freedman suggests a "junk food diet" as long as the menu items are low in calories, sugar, and fat.
By Justin Caba | Mon, 12/30/2013 - 12:11
Consuming a meal at a slower pace can help manage weight gain, drink more water during meals, and control feelings of hunger and fullness, according to a new study.
By Lizette Borreli | Fri, 12/27/2013 - 14:27
The View’s co-host, Sherri Shepherd, dishes out her secrets on her 66-pound weight loss and beating diabetes.
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.