A recently conducted survey suggests that the majority of Americans feel obesity is cause for significant concern, but do not think that it is up to the government to intervene with policies that may result in healthier eating habits.
A recent Gallup poll suggests that obesity rates are climbing in all groups in the United States.
The recommendations are bound to prompt eye-rolling and LOLs from many teens but an influential pediatricians group says parents need to know that unrestricted media use can have serious consequences.
The discovery of a genetic mutation that slows metabolism may help in the fight against obesity, say researchers.
As part of National Pet Obesity Awareness Day, officials and experts with BluPearl Veterinary Partners – who have offices in Atlanta – are raising awareness about pets with pounds to lose.
A new study suggests that obese cancer patients may have additional cause for concern.
Researchers found many pediatric patients had hearts that look like those of middle aged patients. But after weight loss surgery, that changed.
There’s been a big shift in how many school districts take money from soda companies and ban junk food from vending machines, health officials say.
Health officials say they have the first evidence of a national decline in childhood obesity.
Another reason to eat breakfast: Skipping it may increase your chances of a heart attack.