Study: People Are What They DrinkPeople are what they eat, and according to a new study, they now are what they drink.
CDC: One-Third Of Children, Teens Eat Fast Food Every DayAbout one-third of U.S. children and teens eat pizza or other fast food every day, a new government report shows.
Study: Firstborn Women More Likely To Be OverweightBeing the oldest woman in a chain of siblings may be linked to heavier weight, according to new research.
National Survey: Adults Still Aren't Eating Their Fruits And VeggiesMost U.S. adults still aren't eating nearly enough fruits and vegetables.
Weight Watchers Founder Jean Nidetch Dies At Age 91Jean Nidetch was a New York housewife who tackled her own obesity, then shared her guiding principles with others in meetings that became known as Weight Watchers.
Study: Exercise Won't Fix Obesity EpidemicExercise will not cure the obesity epidemic, three researchers say in a new study.
Study: Daylight Saving Time Hard For Unhealthy PeopleThe transition to daylight saving time may be harder for unhealthy people, a new study finds.
New Research Shows More Genetic Links To Obesity
Study: American Kids Eat Too Much PizzaResearchers found that pizza contributes a large source of calories, saturated fat, and salt in children’s diets.
Study: Lack Of Exercise Causes Twice As Many Deaths As ObesityLack of exercise may cause twice as many deaths as obesity, a new study finds.
Study: More Than Half Of Poison Control Calls Regarding Energy Drinks Involve Children 6 Or YoungerThere’s a growing concern that high-caffeine energy drinks are making their way into the wrong hands.
Study: Action-Packed TV Might Make You Snack MoreCould action-packed TV fare make you fat? That's the implication of a new study that found people snacked more watching fast-paced television than viewing a more leisurely paced talk show.