According to a new study, obesity is undercounted in children because the commonly used body mass index may leave out up to 25 percent of children that have excess body fat.
Doctors are now finding that gestational diabetes is more common than they thought.
According to a new study, children whose parents are divorced more likely to be overweight than children of parents who stay married.
According to a new study, drinking diet sodas may help people lose more weight than those who just drink water.
According to a recent study, the obesity rate in the US has reached a new high.
According to a new report, children’s breakfast cereal has as much sugar as cookies.
A new study says obesity can have a negative effect on young breast cancer patients.
The Georgia Department of Community Health has awarded $390,000 in grants to bolster health care service in rural communities.
According to a new study, girls who are told they are too fat by either a parent, sibling, friend, classmate, or teacher are more likely to be obese by the time they hit age 19.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, knowing your body mass index, achieving and maintaining a healthy weight, and getting regular physical activity are all actions you can take for yourself to combat obesity.