cw69 92-9thegame-vertical2 waok

Weight

(Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Study: Metabolism Can Be Boosted By Adjusting Thermostat

A new study published by the American Diabetes Association shows something as simple as lowering your thermostat can jump start your metabolism.

08/14/2014

Study suggests a child's risk for obesity starts much earlier than previously believed. (Getty Images)

Study: Child Obesity Risk Starts Before School Age

Researchers find that “weight fate” is set by age 5.

01/30/2014

File photo of a baby's feet. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Study: Babies Fed By Spoon More Likely To Be Overweight

A new study has revealed that spoon-fed babies are more likely to be overweight than babies who are fed by other means.

01/07/2014

Patients cast a shadow while walking to lunch at a weight reduction clinic. (Photo by FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Experts Debate The Validity Of ‘Healthy Obesity’ Studies, Claims

Health experts offer their thoughts on the concept of “metabolically healthy obesity,” and discuss whether or not complications arising from excess weight are a matter of “if” or “when.”

12/08/2013

File photo of a person filling a cup with soda. (Photo Illustration by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Study: Only Half Of Those Hoping To Lose Weight Are ‘Seriously Trying’ To Do So

A recent survey has found that approximately half of Americans want to lose weight – and only about a quarter of the same population are seriously trying to do anything about it.

11/30/2013

File photo of a person filling a cup with soda. (Photo Illustration by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Pew: Most See Obesity As Health Concern, Do Not Think Government Should Act

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.

11/13/2013

File photo of a person filling a cup with soda. (Photo Illustration by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Poll: Obesity Rates Climbing In All Demographics In U.S.

A recent Gallup poll suggests that obesity rates are climbing in all groups in the United States.

11/04/2013

File photo of a person eating popcorn. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Study: Facebook Could Cause Obesity

Researchers at Columbia University have learned that using Facebook may be tied to obesity, due to the negative eating habits that could result from frequent visitation of social networking sites.

12/23/2012

(Photo by RAUL ARBOLEDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Researchers: Obesity Can Be Predicted At Birth

A new study has reportedly found a way to predict obesity at birth.

11/29/2012

File photo of children playing in a fountain. (Photo by PASCAL GUYOT/AFP/GettyImages)

Study: 5-Year-Old Children Think They Are Too Fat

A new study has found that elementary school children are concerned about their appearance in bathing suits.

11/04/2012

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,102 other followers