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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 →
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?
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