New Study Links Sleeping With Lights On And Weight Gain In WomenDozing off to some late night TV or keeping that night light glowing might come with some heavy prospects.
Scientists Accidentally Create Treatment That May Stop ObesityA failed experiment may have accidentally created a new treatment that could allow humans to eat whatever they want without gaining weight.
Obese Tourists Crippling Donkeys On Greek Island, Activists ClaimActivists with "Help the Santorini Donkeys" told multiple news outlets in the United Kingdom that overweight tourists are crippling donkeys.
Is Your Workplace Making You Fat?A new federal government survey found that about one-quarter of Americans "acquire" nearly 1,300 calories at work every week.
Who Has The Nation's Best Health Care? Study Reveals State RankingsThe non-profit health care advocacy group, The Commonwealth Fund, released a state-by-state scorecard on May 3 which looks at each state's ability to deliver medical care to its residents.
New Data: Pa. In The Middle When It Comes To Adult ObesityWhen it comes to adult obesity in the United States, Pennsylvania is right in the middle.
Pitt Study: More TV Watched, More Likely To Get Injured, ObeseIf you watch a lot of TV, you’re more likely to get injured, or become obese according to a new University of Pittsburgh study.
Women Fighting Back Against “Food Shaming” HarassmentMore and more people, especially women, say they're being openly taunted when eating fattening foods in public.
New Statistics Show Gestational Diabetes Cases IncreasingDoctors are now finding that gestational diabetes is more common than they thought.
Divorce Can Be Weighty Matter For KidsWhen parents get divorced, kids can have a number of struggles.
Study: C-Section Babies More Likely To Have Adult Weight IssuesAbby Parkes needed a caesarean section to deliver her son, Lucas. It was a decision she did not take lightly.
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.
Obesity Causing Fatty Liver Disease In ChildrenLiver disease that can be seen in alcoholics is now being seen in children, but it's not from alcohol.
The Era Of ObesityObesity can increase a person's chances for heart disease, diabetes and premature death.
Study Shows Calorie Counts Don’t Steer People To Healthier OptionsDo calorie counts influence your choice of food?