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A five-week obesity prevention program for seventh grade students in Southern California helped obese students lose weight over a long-term period,...
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Families, school officials and doctors invite people around the United States to take time in September to encourage overweight or obese children to...
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Adult obesity rates remained high overall, increased in six states in the past year, and did not decrease in any. That’s some of the most...
Two-time Golden Gloves winner and certified trainer, Cara Castronuova. Cara Castronuova — a two-time Golden Gloves winner and certified trainer who...
One of the major health issues facing our nation is a troubling one: childhood obesity. We hear about it constantly, and for good reason: Bad habits...
A new study is making the claim that childhood obesity can be blamed as much on exposure to environmental toxins as it is on shoveling down Paula...