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Nov 19, 2015 03:30 PM ET // Laine Bergeson
PFOA, a main component of Teflon, has been linked to increased body fat and faster weight gain in children.
Nov 9, 2015 05:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
A new study shows that central obesity appears to be riskier than obesity.
Oct 12, 2015 05:00 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
No one needs a reason to have a glass of wine, but a little vino can do the body good.
Sep 24, 2015 10:08 AM ET
China has leaped to number two on the global obesity charts, and while some of that has to do with its enormous population, it turns out there's a subtle factor that might explain the country's chubby children.
Sep 4, 2015 01:40 PM ET
Would it surprise you to know that a peanut butter and jelly sandwich isn't THAT much better for a hungry kid than a cheeseburger? Unpack your lunchbox while DNews breaks down the innards of the old lunchtime staple: the PB&J.
Sep 1, 2015 07:24 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
When exposed to food, brain activity in obese people mirrors that of drug addicts and alcoholics.
Aug 27, 2015 11:49 AM ET // Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
The proposed McWhopper would be 6 parts Big Mac and 6 parts Whopper -- and it will pack a ton of calories.
Aug 19, 2015 05:55 PM ET // AFP
A genetic master-switch makes some people more prone to obesity than others, and research suggests it can be turned off. Continue reading →
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