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.
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: Any Diet Works If People Stick To ItWillpower is the key to weight loss, say researchers.
Study: Children Of Divorce More Likely To Be OverweightAccording to a new study, children whose parents are divorced more likely to be overweight than children of parents who stay married.
Report: US Obesity Rate Reaches New HighAccording to a recent study, the obesity rate in the US has reached a new high.
Study: Exposure To Fast Food Restaurants Can Lead To Obesity According to a recent study, exposure to fast food restaurants can lead to obesity; and according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, between 2007 and 2010, adults in the US consumed an average of 11.3 percent of their total daily calories from fast food.
Study: Child Obesity Risk Starts Before School AgeResearchers find that "weight fate" is set by age 5.
CDC: 44 Percent Of US School Districts Ban Junk Food Vending MachinesThere'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.
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Study: Stress Causes Male Attraction To Overweight WomenMen under stress are more attracted to obese and overweight women than guys in a relaxed state of mind, new research has concluded.