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Study: C-Section Babies More Likely To Have Adult Weight Issues

Abby Parkes needed a caesarean section to deliver her son, Lucas. It was a decision she did not take lightly.

02/27/2014

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Woman Receives Less Than Sweet Responses For Her Halloween Handout

A North Dakota woman is taking action to fight against childhood obesity this Halloween, but the general response to her actions are less than sweet.

10/30/2013

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Boy Scouts’ Jamboree Puts Weight Restrictions on Scouts, Leaders

This year’s Boy Scouts of America’s national Jamboree is being billed as the most physically demanding in its history, but if your BMI is too high, you’re not invited.

KDKA-TV–07/16/2013

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American Medical Association Now Recognizes Obesity As Disease

The nation’s largest medical group has just recognized obesity as a disease.

06/19/2013

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FDA Approves New Obesity Drugs

Could the key to weight loss be in the brain? That’s what drug makers are banking on with the FDA approval of new drugs designed to make you think you’re full.

06/11/2013

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Fallout Continues Over Controversial Comments About LaMarr Woodley

Taking private problems and disputes and playing them out in the national spotlight is not the style of the Pittsburgh Steelers. However, that’s what’s happening this off-season, and another key player is now talking about the recent LaMarr Woodley incident.

02/20/2013

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Study: Dropping Pounds Could Increase Your Gas Mileage

If you’d like to get better gas mileage, a new study suggests you can, if you simply lose weight.

10/17/2012

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Obesity Linked To Higher Chance Of Breast Cancer Recurrence

A new study shows that breast cancer patients who are obese or even just overweight may be more likely to have the disease come back, even if they have the best treatment.

08/27/2012

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