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Bipolar Disorder May Vary Depending on Weight, Eating Disorders

Bone Marrow Fat May Raise Osteoporosis Risk, Study Says

Boosting Access to Healthier Grocery Stores Might Not Improve Eating Habits

Boosting Teens' Mental Well-Being Is Goal of New Skills Program

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Breast-Feeding Tied to Reduced Child Obesity

California Teens Drinking More Sugary Drinks: Report

Calling Obesity a Disease May Have 'Boomerang Effect'

Calorie Advice on Menus Might Not Help People Eat Better

Can Hi-Tech Avatars Promote Real-Life Weight Loss?

Carbonation May Help Artificially Sweetened Soda 'Trick' the Brain

Cash Incentives Spur Poor To Buy Healthier Foods

Casinos Linked to Lower Obesity Rates for Native American Kids

Changes in Household Routines Help Reduce Kids' Obesity: Study

Childhood Abuse Tied to Food Addiction in Women: Study

Childhood Obesity Adds Nearly $20K to Lifetime Medical Costs: Study

Childhood Obesity Again Tied to Earlier Puberty in Girls

Childhood Obesity Quadruples Chances of Adult Hypertension: Study

Childhood Obesity Rates Drop Slightly: CDC

Clues to Obesity Found in Infants

Could a Gene Help Make You Obese?

Could Dads' Obesity Raise Autism Risk for Kids?

Could Facebook Assist Public Health Efforts to Track Obesity?

Could Good Manners Help Spur Holiday Weight Gain?

Could Low-Fat Yogurt Help Ward Off Diabetes?

Could Obesity Help Older People With Type 2 Diabetes?

Could Turning Down the Thermostat Help You Lose Weight?

Could Weight-Loss Surgery Help Slow Aging for Some?

Crunchy or Smooth? Food's Texture May Sway Perception of Calories

C-Section Birth May Raise Risk of Adult Obesity: Study

Deep Brain Stimulation Studied as Last-Ditch Obesity Treatment

Depression, Antidepressants Tied to Heart Disease, Diabetes Risk in Older Women

Diabetes Drug Metformin Tied to Slight Weight Loss in Obese Kids

Diabetes May Outrank Weight Measurement When It Comes to Weight-Loss Surgery

Diet-Exercise Combo Doesn't Cut Heart Risks in Type 2 Diabetes Patients

Docs Urged to Treat Unhealthy Habits Before Damage Is Done

Doctors Feel Less Connected to Obese Patients, Study Suggests

Don't Pressure Preschoolers to Overeat, Experts Say

Ear Acupuncture May Hold Promise for Weight Loss

'Eating for Two' During Pregnancy Could Pack on Too Many Pounds

Energy Drinks, Coffee Increasing Sources of Caffeine for Kids, CDC Says

Even Mild Weight Loss May Lower Diabetes Risk in Obese Teens

Excess Weight a Risk Factor for Ovarian Cancer: Report

Exercise May Lower Older Women's Risk for Kidney Stones

Exercise May Not Stave Off Holiday Weight Gain

Exercise Up in U.S., But So Is Obesity: Report

Family History of Diabetes Makes 'Prediabetes' More Likely, Study Finds

Family Meals May Keep Kids, Parents at Healthy Weight

Fast Food Not Major Culprit in Kids' Obesity: Study

Fast-Food Ads Aimed at Kids Focus on Toys, Not Food

'Fat Hormone' Tied to Higher Colon Cancer Risk in Obese Men

'Fat Letters' Take the Stage in Childhood Obesity Debate

Fatty, High-Calorie Diet Linked to Pancreatic Cancer in Mouse Study

FDA's New Food Labels Would Focus on Calories, Sugar Content

Feeding Cats Smaller, More Frequent Meals Might Make Them Friskier

Focus on Health, Not Fat, in Food Talks With Kids

Food Companies Cut 6.4 Trillion Calories From Supermarket Shelves: Report

For Obese Kids, Weight Loss Can Sometimes Lead to Eating Disorders

Gel May Offer Simple Treatment for Newborns With Low Blood Sugar

Gene May Raise Diabetics' Chances of Heart Disease

Gene Mutation Tied to Higher Obesity Risk in Kids

Gene Research May Help Spot Baby's Obesity Risk

Gene Tied to Obesity in Humans

Gene Variants May Play Role in Obesity

Gene Variations May Explain Weight Gain Among Men, Women

Genes May Influence Weight Gain From Fried Foods: Study

'Grazing' Appears No Better for Weight Loss Than Standard Meals

Gut Bacteria Tied to Obesity May Vary With Geography

Gut Bugs May Hold Key to Weight Control, Mouse Study Suggests

Health Tip: At Greater Risk for Obesity?

Health Tip: Avoid Weight Gain During Menopause

Health Tip: Cutting Down on Fat

Health Tip: Help Prevent Childhood Obesity

Health Tip: Is a Medical Condition Affecting Your Weight?

Health Tip: When Your Child Is Overweight

'Healthy Obesity' Is a Myth, Report Says

'Healthy' Obesity May Still Carry Higher Health Risks

Heart Disease No. 1 Cause of Pregnancy-Related Deaths in California: Study

Heavier Pregnant Women Tend to Deliver Prematurely

Heavy Kids Exposed to Everyday Chemicals May Face More Heart Risks

Heavy Kids May Suffer Worse Elbow Fractures

High Blood Pressure Common Among Overweight Kids

High Estrogen Levels Plus Diabetes May Boost Dementia Risk

Higher Dose of IVF Drug May Be Needed for Obese Women

How Many Calories in Your Fast-Food Meal? Guess Again

How Many Extra Calories Add Up to Obesity for Kids?

How to Slash Heart Risks Tied to Obesity

How You Digest Carbs May Influence Weight Gain, Study Says

Impulsive Food Purchases Tied to Too Little Sleep, Study Finds

Infant Care May Help Explain Race-Linked Obesity Gap

Intensive Early Childhood Education May Boost Adult Health

Is Technology Creating a World of Sickly Couch Potatoes?

James Gandolfini's Death From Heart Trouble at 51 a Sign of the Times

Junk Food Makers Target Kids With Free Online Games, Study Says

Just 1 in 4 U.S. Teens Gets Enough Exercise: Report

Kidney Patients May Face Serious Side Effects From Weight-Loss Surgery

Kids' Movies Deliver Mixed Messages on Eating, Obesity

Kids Who Add Sleep Can Subtract Pounds, Study Suggests

Kids With ADHD May Face Higher Obesity Risk as Teens

Kids Worldwide Getting Less Heart Fit, Research Shows

Lack of Sleep Compounds Health Problems for Obese Teens: Study

Light Exercise Might Reduce Risk of Kidney Stones

Link Between Obesity, Diabetes and Death Risk Is Complicated

Liver Disease May Raise Risk of Heart Problems: Study

Living Near Fast-Food Outlets Might Boost Obesity Risk

Losing Weight May Ease Chronic Heartburn

Lower Obesity Rates Due to Better Diets, Not Economy: Study

'Maintain, Don't Gain' May Work Best for Obese Black Women

Many Hispanic Women Unaware of Heart Disease Risk Factors

Many Kids Missing Out on Healthy Lifestyle

Many Medical Students Have Anti-Fat Bias, Study Finds

Many Parents of Obese Children Underestimate Their Weight

Many Restaurant Chains Not Serving Healthier Fare: Report

Many Would Give Private Info to Health Insurers to Save Money

Marketing of Unhealthy Foods Still Common in U.S. Schools: Study

Men Who Are Obese While Young Can Pay a Price Later

Might Stomach Artery Treatment Be Future Weight-Loss Tool?

Mind Over Diet?

Moms Who Keep 'Baby Weight' May Risk Heart Trouble

Money Motivates Weight Loss -- One Step at a Time

Monkeys on Very-Low-Cal Diet Lived Longer, Healthier Lives

More Evidence Links BPA to Childhood Obesity

More Evidence Ties Obesity to Disability in Older Women

More Evidence Weight-Loss Surgery Helps People With Diabetes

More Follow-Up Needed for Kids With High Blood Pressure Reading

More U.S. Children Severely Obese, Study Says

More U.S. Kids May Be at Risk for High Blood Pressure

Most Americans Oppose Soda, Candy Taxes

Mother's Pregnancy Weight Gain May Influence Child's Obesity Risk

Nearly 10 Percent of U.S. Adults Now Have Diabetes: Study

New Drug May Someday Battle Obesity and Diabetes

New Drug Shows Promise for Type 2 Diabetes

New Guidelines May Widen Use of Statins

New Moms, the Obese Prone to Flu Complications, Analysis Finds

New Obesity Weapon: Kids Teaching Kids

New Study Paints Grim Health Picture for Obese Teens

New Weight-Loss Surgery May Not Ease Chronic Heartburn

Night Owls May Pack on More Pounds

Obese Applicants More Often Denied Entry to Graduate Schools: Study

Obese Girls Prone to Poorer Grades, Study Suggests

Obese Kids Might Have Higher Levels of Stress Hormone

Obese Kids More Likely to Have Asthma, With Worse Symptoms

Obese Patients May Be More Prone to 'Doctor Shopping'

Obese Patients With Pancreatic Cancer Have Shorter Survival, Study Finds

Obese Teens Eat Up Fast-Food Hype, Study Says

Obese Women Just As Likely to Have Success Using IVF With Donor Eggs

Obesity Crisis May Be Fueling Big Jump in Sleep Apnea Cases

Obesity Gene Tests May Not Hamper Weight-Loss Efforts

Obesity Is Driving Surge in Knee Replacements, Study Finds

Obesity Linked to Greater Risk of Hearing Loss in Teens

Obesity Linked to Increased Odds of Losing Baby, Study Finds

Obesity Linked to Prostate Cancer, Study Finds

Obesity May Be Hard on Your Hearing, Study Says

Obesity May Raise Death Risk From Tongue Cancer

Obesity May Reduce Odds of IVF Success, Study Finds

Obesity May Shorten Colon Cancer Survival

Obesity May Shorten Lives By Almost 4 Years: Study

Obesity Rates Triple in Canada

Obesity Researchers Identify 'Good Fat' in Mice

Obesity Risk Factors May Vary for Boys, Girls

Obesity Tied to Decline in Kidney Function

Obesity, Smoking Might Threaten Implants After Mastectomy

Obesity, 'The Pill' May Raise MS Risk, Research Suggests

Obesity-Related Enzyme Targeted in Mouse Study

Obesity's Death Toll May Be Much Higher Than Thought

Obesity's Link to Type 2 Diabetes Not So Clear-Cut: Study

One-Third of U.S. Adults Are Obese, CDC Says

Overweight Men May Face Higher Death Risk From Prostate Cancer: Study

Overweight Moms May Have Dangerously Big Babies

Overweight Teen Years Tied to Later Cancer Risk

Overweight Teens Don't Share in Life-Expectancy Gains: Study

Pain Can Plague Women After Knee Replacement Surgery

Parents Who Set, Stick to Rules May Help Kids Stay Slim

Pets a Boon for the Human Heart, Cardiologists Say

Physical Punishment in Childhood Tied to Health Woes as Adults

Plastics Chemicals May Boost Kids' Risk for Obesity, Diabetes

Poor Sleep Habits Linked With Chronic Diseases, Study Says

Preemie Birth Linked to Higher Insulin Levels in Kids

Pregnant and Obese: Early Deaths Noted Among Offspring

Preordered School Lunches May Be Healthier, Study Finds

President Taft's Obesity Struggle Was a Harbinger of Things to Come

PTSD Might Lead to Sizable Weight Gain in Women

Quitting Smoking May Boost Diabetes Risk Slightly in Older Women

Rare Eye Disease Leaves People Without an Iris

Regular, Vigorous Exercise May Lower Your Stroke Risk

Removable 'Gut Sleeve' Might Become a Future Weight-Loss Tool

Report Sees Continued Advances in War Against Cancer

Researchers Identify Genetic Link to Obesity in Mice

Review Finds Weight-Loss Surgery Safe and Effective

Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment May Not Work As Well for Heavier Patients

Rigid Parenting Style Linked to Obese Kids

Rising Fresh Produce Prices Tied to Higher Risk of Child Obesity

Scientists Find New Way to Observe 'Good' Brown Fat

Scientists ID New Genes Linked to Belly Fat

Scientists Spot New Obesity Gene

Shivering, Like Exercise, May Help Boost Weight Loss

Short Bouts of Brisk Exercise May Help Cut Obesity Risk

Skipping Breakfast May Not Lead to Weight Gain After All

Skipping Breakfast May Raise Diabetes Risk

Sleep Apnea in Seniors Tied to Alzheimer's in Study

Sleep Apnea May Boost Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death

Sleep During the Day May Throw Genes Into Disarray

Slow Eating Might Help Curb Calories

Smaller Belly, Less Deli May Reduce Kidney Disease Risk, Study Finds

Smaller Bowls May Keep Kids From Overeating

Soda Size Limits Could Aid Fight Against Obesity, Experts Say

Soda Tax Won't Curb Obesity, Study Contends

South Asian Men May Need More Exercise to Stay Healthy: Study

Statins May Hamper Workout Results

Steady Sleep Schedule May Help Keep Weight Off

Stigma Overweight People Face Could Spur More Weight Gain

Study May Explain Why Some Obese People Don't Get Diabetes

Study of Severely Obese Family Leads to Gene Discovery

Study Spots Growing Disparity in U.S. Teen Obesity Problem

Study Supports Broader Access to Lap-Band Weight-Loss Surgery

Study: Black Women Lose Less Weight Than White Women on Same Diet

Sugary Drinks Tied to Preschoolers' Extra Pounds

Take Talk of Weight Off the Holiday Menu

'Talking' Medical Devices, Apps Continue to Evolve

Testing for Pregnancy-Linked Diabetes Should Be Routine, Experts Say

Texting Your Way to Weight Loss

The Morning Light May Help You Stay Slim

Toddlers Who Sleep Less May Eat More

Too Few Americans Aware of Their High Blood Pressure: Study

Too Few Kids Use Fast-Food Calorie Info, Study Finds

Too Little Vitamin D May Add to Obesity's Burden

Too Much Drinking, Weight May Harm Liver

Transplant May Boost Survival in Obese Kidney Failure Patients

Truck Drivers Top List of Overweight Workers

TV in Child's Bedroom Tied to Weight Gain

TV Time, Feeding Habits Set Babies Up for Obesity: Study

TV, Computer Time Tied to Heavier, Less Happy Kids: Study

Type 2 Diabetes Is Often a Family Affair

Type 2 Diabetes Progresses Faster in Kids, Study Finds

Typical Restaurant Meal Loaded With Fats, Salt, Calories: Studies

U.S. Doctors' Group Labels Obesity a Disease

U.S. Obesity Rate Shows Signs of Leveling Off

U.S. Obesity-Prevention Efforts Fall Short: Report

U.S. Panel Rejects Blood Pressure Screening for Kids, Teens

U.S. Teens Begin to Slim Down, Study Suggests

U.S. Teens Eat Too Much Salt, Hiking Obesity Risk: Study

Underweight Even Deadlier Than Overweight, Study Says

Urging Your Partner to Diet May Backfire

Walking to Work Tied to Lower Diabetes Risk

Want to Keep the Weight Off? Weekday Meals May Be Key

Weight Loss May Boost Success of Joint-Replacement Surgery

Weight Loss May Help Thwart Diabetes

Weight Loss Might Ease Psoriasis, Study Hints

Weight-Loss Surgery Can Improve Long-Term Diabetes Control, Study Says

Weight-Loss Surgery Cuts Risk for Heart Attack, Death: Study

Weight-Loss Surgery May Add to Painkiller Dependence, Study Says

Weight-Loss Surgery May Help Moderately Obese, Too

Weight-Loss Surgery Might Help Mild Knee Pain

Weight-Loss Surgery Safe for Very Obese Teens, Study Says

'What's Bad for the Heart Also Bad for the Brain'

Whites Are Heavier Users of Weight-Loss Surgery, Study Finds

Whites More Likely to Undergo Weight-Loss Surgery: Study

Wider Waistline May Mean Shorter Lifespan: Study

Women Increasingly Prone to Kidney Stones

Women More Open to Weight-Loss Surgery

Women's Weight-Loss Surgery May Benefit Later Offspring

Younger Men Biggest Consumers of Added Sugars: CDC

Your Gut Bacteria May Predict Your Obesity Risk

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