Consumer Reports: Top Bathroom ScalesConsumer Reports has advice on buying scales and recently tested six that measure not only weight, but also things like body mass index and fat.
Study: Childhood Obesity Risk Can Be Detected EarlierA new study says signs of which children are at risk for childhood obesity can be detected earlier than some may think.
Researchers Studying What Influences Our Mindless Eating HabitsAt prestigious Cornell University, Professor Brian Wansink has students eating, well, dog food. It's one of a variety of experiments, the rest dealing with people food, on what influences our eating without us even realizing.
Thief Returns Pa. Boy's Giant 100-Pound PumpkinA thief has returned a 100-pound pumpkin that a central Pennsylvania boy won by correctly guessing its weight - along with a note apologizing for the theft.
Researchers Say Sleep Could Be The Answer To Weight LossCould the answer to staying slim and sharp be as simple as sleep?
Common Medications May Cause Weight Gain Belinda Marsh hits the gym hard – four or five times a week. She started taking insulin for Type II diabetes. That's when she started packing on the pounds.