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obesity

citrus
They are chockfull of vitamin C and antioxidants, so it's no news that oranges and other citrus fruits are good for you. But it turns out citrus...
healthy pregnancy
Obesity in children and adults is a serious health issue in the United States. A new study has found that proper maternal folate levels during...
marketing to kids
A new study suggests that parents should be worried about the ordinary food and drink celebrities endorse, much of which is marketed specifically to...
bmi
A five-week obesity prevention program for seventh grade students in Southern California helped obese students lose weight over a long-term period,...
improving patient outcomes
For any number of reasons, it may be difficult for obese people with Type 2 diabetes to lose weight and keep their blood glucose under control. New...
learning healthy habits
Obesity is a challenging topic to address, because many times, it opens the door to fat-shaming from family, coworkers and even healthcare...
junk food v. healthy food
We all know that eating too much leads to obesity. But does "healthy eating" really always equal healthy results?
sweet tooth
A new American-Danish study has pinpointed the hormone responsible for reining sugar cravings and published research that could lead to an improved...
walking in winter
The cold, dark winter season certainly has its compensations — snowman building, warm fires and holiday food. Now a new study, published in the...
Hot and tired runners in road
Summer is in full swing, and you may find yourself slowing down from the effects of the heat and humidity— especially if you live in the South.

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