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Arthritis Relief Study

Research revealed that those who suffer rheumatoid arthritis may achieve remission with a healthy body weight and lifestyle. Read more on this new study.

Childhood Obesity Increases Lifetime Medical Costs

New research uncovers that medical costs for an obese 10-year-old can be nearly $20,000 higher than their peers. Read more on this study!

Could Dads’ Obesity Raise Autism Risk for Kids?

Children born to obese fathers, but not obese mothers, may have a slightly higher risk of autism than kids with thinner dads…

Diabetes Quiz

Untreated diabetes can lead to heart disease, stroke and neurological disorders. Take our 7 question Diabetez quiz to see if you are at risk for diabetes.

Fat Shaming and Weight Gain

Overweight and obese people face fat shaming and discrimination anywhere from a restaurant to the doctor’s office. Read more on this study that claims those who face discrimination are more likely to be obese in a few years.

More U.S. Children Severely Obese

Severe obesity has increased over the past 14 years and are setting up our future generation of kids with lifetimes of health problems. Read more on this study on childhood obesity.

Obesity Leads to Disability in Older Women

Health Day News studies found that women who are obese are 3 to 6 times more likely to suffer a disability and have a higher risk of early death.

Stress and Obesity

Those who are exposed to high stress situations are at a higher risk of becoming obese or developing Type II diabetes, heart disease or fatty liver disease.

Study – There is No Healthy Obesity

Recent studies have found that even metabolically unhealthy people with normal weight, overweight people and the obese are at risk for death and heart disease. Read more!

Sunlight and Weight

Studies show that spending time in morning sunlight are more likely to keep the weight off. Read more on this study by Dr. Phyllis Zee.

Weight Loss Surgery is Safe and Effective

Reviews are showing that weight loss surgeries are improving people’s lives by dropping pounds and improving their overall health. Read more!





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