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2 Factors Greatly Boost New Moms' Odds of Type 2 Diabetes

3 Steps May Boost Healthier Eating

ADHD Tied to Obesity Risk for Girls, Study Contends

American Kids Growing Fatter Than Their Canadian Cousins

'Balloon-in-a-Pill' May Be New Weight-Loss Weapon

Being 'Fat But Fit' Won't Cut Your Risk of Premature Death

Belly Fat Is Bad, Even at a Normal Weight

Better Sex Life May Be a Weight-Loss Surgery Bonus

Biking, Walking to Work Can Help Shed Pounds

Blood Thinner Warfarin May Pose Greater Bleeding Risk for Obese: Study

Breast Cancer Survivors Tend to Gain Weight: Study

Certain Diabetes Drugs May Aid Weight Loss by Curbing Cravings

Chemical Exposure During Pregnancy Linked to Excess Weight in Kids

Childhood Stress May Spur Weight Gain in Women

Children of Stressed Parents May Be Prone to Obesity

Climate Change May Lead to Low Newborn Weights in Poorer Nations

Clubs, Adult Support Can Help Kids Stay Slim

Coming Soon: A Test to Gauge Your Obesity Risk?

Common Weight-Loss Surgery May Lower Tolerance for Alcohol

Could a Microbe in Your Gut Help You Lose Weight?

Could Brain Stimulation Be a Way to Weight Loss?

Could Obesity Help Protect Against Dementia?

Could Reducing Your Stress Levels Help You Lose Weight?

Could That Before-Dinner Drink Make You Eat More?

Could the 'Love Hormone' Be a Weight-Loss Aid for Men?

Count Bites, Subtract the Pounds

Daily Weigh-Ins Keep Dieters on Track

Dementia Meds May Lead to Harmful Weight Loss: Study

Diet Sodas Linked to Widening Waistlines in Seniors: Study

Doctor's Advice May Help Prompt Weight Loss

Don't Even Talk About It: 'Food Words' Can Make You Overeat

Early Weight Loss With Parkinson's May Be a Red Flag

Easter Doesn't Have to Be a Diet Disaster

Eating Certain Fruits, Veggies May Help a Bit With Weight Control

Eating More Fiber Helped People Lose Weight, Researchers Report

Eating on the Run May Mean Eating More Later

Excess Weight Early in Life Linked to Colon Cancer Risk in Women

Excess Weight Helps Women With Heart Failure, Hurts Men: Study

Excess Weight Linked to Blood Clot Risk in Kids

Excess Weight Linked to Brain Cancer Risk in Study

Expectant Mothers' Lifestyle May Influence Child's Later Weight

Exposure to BPA in Pregnancy Tied to Low Birth Weight in Girls: Study

Fast-Food Menus With Calorie Counts Not Changing New Yorkers' Habits

Fat Cavefish Give Clues to Obesity in People: Study

Financial Incentives Don't Spur Employee Weight Loss, Study Finds

Foods May Affect Each Person's Blood Sugar Differently, Study Suggests

Foods That Help Keep the Pounds Off as You Age

For a Better Calorie Burn, Adjust Your Speed While Walking

For Teens, Late Bedtime May Lead to Weight Gain

Forget Three Square Meals -- Americans Eat All Day Long

'Fracking' Linked to Low Birth Weight Babies

Frequent Self-Weighing by Young Women Linked to Depression

Girls Who Are Impulsive, Poor Planners May Be Prone to Weight Gain

Good at Imagining Aromas? You May Be Prone to Weight Gain

Gut Bugs May Affect Body Fat, 'Good' Cholesterol Levels

Gut Germs May Influence Success of Weight Loss Surgery

Health Food Stores Urge Supplements to Underage Teens: Study

Health Tip: Factors That May Lead to Weight Gain

Health Tip: Keep Your Child at a Healthy Weight

Health Tip: Manage Weight-Loss Goals

Health Tip: Measure Your Child's Height and Weight Correctly

Health Tip: Weigh Yourself Regularly

Heart Risk Factors May Harm Black Women More Than Whites

Heavy Waiters, Waitresses May Prompt Bigger Orders: Study

Higher Altitude May Lead to Lower Weight, Study Contends

How Well Does the Newly Approved Weight-Loss 'Balloon' Work?

Infant Weight Gain Linked to Possible Type 1 Diabetes Risk

Junk Food Not to Blame for America's Obesity Epidemic: Study

Just 1 Hour of Daily TV Boosts Kids' Obesity Risk, Study Suggests

Keeping Fit May Halve Seniors' Heart Failure Risk

Kids More Likely to Be Overweight If Mom Gains Too Much in Pregnancy or After

Lifts, Tucks Often Follow Weight-Loss Surgery, Study Finds

Like Mother, Like Child: Study Hints at Why Obesity May Run in Families

Losing Pancreas Fat May Treat Type 2 Diabetes

Losing Weight May Ease Asthma in Obese People

Low Birth Weight Tied to Higher Type 2 Diabetes Risk Decades Later

Low Levels of Vitamin D Linked to Type 2 Diabetes Risk

Low-Fat May Beat Low-Carb Diet for Trimming Body Fat: Study

Majority of Americans Wants Medicare to Cover Obesity Treatments

Many Overweight or Obese Teens Don't See the Problem

Many U.S. Women Gain Too Much Weight While Pregnant: Study

Many Women Gain Too Much Weight While Pregnant, Study Finds

Marriage Before College Graduation Tied to More Weight Gain

More Exercise = More Fat Loss for Older Women, Study Finds

More Than Two-Thirds of U.S. Adults Now Overweight or Obese: Study

Most Obese People Will Never Reach Normal Weight: Study

Most U.S. Restaurant Meals Exceed Recommended Calories: Study

Mouse Study Points to Potential Weight-Loss Agent

Moving to a Poorer Neighborhood Might Be Bad for Your Waistline

New U.S. Dietary Guidelines: Limit Sugar and Salt, Boost Fruit and Veggie Intake

NFL Linemen Keep Growing, Putting Their Health at Risk, Experts Say

Obesity Before Pregnancy Tied to Raised Risk of Newborn Death

Obesity May Be Linked to Greater Risk of Stillbirth

Obesity Surgery Patients May Often Have Mental Health Disorders

Oldest Sister at Greater Risk of Obesity, Study Contends

One-Third of Americans Have Dangerous Mix of Heart Risk Factors

Poor Sleep? Eating Less at Night May Make Next Day Easier

Pregnant and Got the Blues? Get More Exercise to Protect Your Health

Promise From a New Weight-Loss Drug

Report: DASH Diet Best Overall Eating Plan

Schools Offering Drinking Water May Have Slightly Slimmer Students

Scientists Pinpoint Brain's 'Hunger Circuit' in Mice

Scientists Probe Obesity's Ties to Breast Cancer Risk

Secret to Staying Slim May Be as Close as Your Fruit Bowl

Severe Obesity Costs Medicaid $8 Billion Annually, Study Finds

Severely Obese Kids at Higher Risk for Heart Disease, Diabetes

Shift Work Linked to Health Problems

Slowed Growth Could Signal Crohn's Disease in Kids

Start Healthy Eating Habits Early to Head Off Obesity in Kids

Studies Find More Genetic Links to Obesity

Study Confirms Eating Disorders' Deadly Toll

Study Finds Poverty a Stronger Harbinger of Childhood Obesity Than Race

Study Questions Benefits of Treadmill Desks

Study Refutes Notion That Obese Fare Better Against Chronic Ills

Sugary Drinks Tied to Increase in Deep Belly Fat

Summer Babies May Be Healthier Adults

Sun Exposure in Teen Years May Delay Onset of MS: Study

Supermarkets Nearby May Help Kids Lose Some Weight: Study

Surging Food Supply Linked to Global Obesity Epidemic

Teasing Girls About Weight May Cause Lasting Harm

The Dreaded 'Dad Bod' Is Real

'Til Weight Loss Do Us Part?

Too Many Pregnant Women Gain Too Much Weight: Doctors' Group

Too Much Weight in Midlife Tied to Earlier Alzheimer's

U.S. Task Force Urges Broader Screening for Type 2 Diabetes

Vacation Weight Gain Can Lead to 'Creeping Obesity,' Study Finds

Video Games May Make Women Pile Up More Than Points

'Walkable' Neighborhoods Boost Heart Health, Studies Find

Want to Stay Slim? Keep Food Out of Sight

Weight at First Pregnancy Linked to Complications Next Time

Weight Gain a Challenge for Children With Autism: Study

Weight Loss Fights Liver Condition, No Matter How It's Done

Weight Loss May Help Control Common Irregular Heartbeat

Weight Loss May Spare Knee Cartilage, Study Finds

Weight Loss Starting at Midlife Tied to Later Dementia Risk in Study

Weight Loss While You Relax? Mouse Study Hints It Could Happen

Weight Training's Benefits May Depend on Genetics

Weight Watchers, Jenny Craig Beat Other Commercial Diet Plans, Study Finds

Weight, Exercise May Affect Children's Thinking Skills

Weight, Growth Early in Life May Affect Adult Brain

Weight-Control Myths Keep Many U.S. Women Smoking

Weight-Loss Surgery Can Bring Couples Closer, Small Study Finds

Weight-Loss Surgery Lowered Risk of Heart Attack, Type 2 Diabetes in Study

Weight-Loss Surgery May Beat Diet, Exercise as Type 2 Diabetes Treatment

Weight-Loss Surgery May Lower Some Pregnancy Complications, Raise Others

Weight-Loss Surgery May Trim Health Care Costs

Weight-Loss Surgery Might Reduce Serious Asthma Flare-Ups

Weight-Loss Surgery's Benefits May Fade With Time, Study Suggests

When and Where of Weight-Loss Surgery May Affect Vitamin D Levels

Why People in 'Tall' Nations Are More Likely to Be Slim

With Liposuction, Weight Should Guide Fat Removal Limits: Study

Your DNA May Explain High-Calorie Food Cravings

'Yo-Yo' Dieting Won't Raise Cancer Risk, Study Finds