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“Obesity”

Dec 16, 2014 11:51 AM ET
Scientists are discovering that neurological changes that create addictive brains can begin at a very young age, while the brain is still developing. What does that mean for children and sweets? Could some of them be addicted to sugar?
Dec 4, 2014 12:18 PM ET
Want to be a better burner of all those calories you regret taking in? Maybe compressing your eating into a 8-12 hour window could help. Catie Wayne has the results of a study on how time windows affect our ability to process food.
Dec 3, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Women who eat a Mediterranean-style diet may live longer than those who don't, according to new study that looked at one marker of aging.
Dec 2, 2014 12:01 PM ET // Amanda Onion
When it comes to controlling your weight, WHEN you eat can be as important as WHAT you eat, research shows.
Oct 7, 2014 06:01 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Weight discrimination, while serious, is rarer than most people assume, new research suggests. Continue reading →
Sep 1, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
People eat more when watching more stimulating programs, new research shows. Continue reading →
Jul 3, 2014 07:11 AM ET
With the amount of sugar in soft drinks, does it make any sense to try to curb their consumption with a tax? Laci looks into the issue.
Jun 17, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
For a country supposedly obsessed with dieting and thinness, most Americans say they're neither overweight nor trying to lose weight. Continue reading →
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