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Jun 17, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
The high incidence of childhood obesity is partly driven by the fact that many parents and kids don't realize how much they weigh.
Sep 5, 2014 06:15 AM ET
In the age-old battle between low-fat and low-carb dieting for weight loss, a new study declares low-carbs the winner.
Feb 25, 2014 06:21 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Most parents underestimate their children's weight, and half of parents did not recognize that their children were overweight or obese, research shows. Continue reading →
Feb 5, 2014 09:45 AM ET // AFP
Because there's no definition of natural, foods with chemicals regularly stock U.S. shelves.
Jun 18, 2013 02:07 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A Seattle woman who believes humans don't need to eat (and tried to prove it) has changed her mind. Continue reading →
Jun 7, 2013 04:09 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A Seattle woman believes she can survive without eating for months, and she's not the only one. Continue reading →
Mar 4, 2013 05:52 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Attacks on a new obesity study say more about sensationalist journalism and knee-jerk reactions than the study itself. ->
Jan 20, 2010 01:44 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
'Diets Don't Work' a Dangerous Myth It's that time of year again. The few extra holiday pounds are staring you in the mirror every day, reminding you about the second (or was it third?) helping of Thanksgiving pie you knew you should have turned down. The new year brought new resolutions: exercisin...
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