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“Obesity”

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 →
Jul 29, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
More sugar, more salt, more unhealthy fats. In a word, abundance.
Jun 29, 2015 08:09 AM ET
Healthy foods are good for us, but there’s a weird way they might be making you fat!
Jun 23, 2015 08:22 AM ET
The FDA announced that companies have to remove trans fats from food in the next few years, but what is trans fat? Is it really that terrible for you?
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.
Jun 8, 2015 08:52 AM ET // Anna Salleh, ABC Science Online
The number-one challenge in combating obesity is the environment we live in.
May 1, 2015 11:31 AM ET // Agata Blaszczak Boxe, LiveScience
Yes -- some lose weight more easily than others. You can blame (or thank) your genes.
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