PFOA, a main component of Teflon, has been linked to increased body fat and faster weight gain in children.
A new study shows that central obesity appears to be riskier than obesity.
No one needs a reason to have a glass of wine, but a little vino can do the body good.
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.
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.
When exposed to food, brain activity in obese people mirrors that of drug addicts and alcoholics.
The proposed McWhopper would be 6 parts Big Mac and 6 parts Whopper -- and it will pack a ton of calories.
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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