Initiative Targets Obesity In FloridaWho says doctors and insurers are at odds?
Obese Tourists Crippling Donkeys On Greek Island, Activists ClaimActivists with "Help the Santorini Donkeys" told multiple news outlets in the United Kingdom that overweight tourists are crippling donkeys.
Is Your Workplace Making You Fat?A new federal government survey found that about one-quarter of Americans "acquire" nearly 1,300 calories at work every week.
Who Has The Nation's Best Health Care? Study Reveals State RankingsThe non-profit health care advocacy group, The Commonwealth Fund, released a state-by-state scorecard on May 3 which looks at each state's ability to deliver medical care to its residents.
Obesity Linked To Greater Risk Of Cancer In Young AdultsObesity is increasing young adults' risk of getting 13 different cancers and the evidence is overwhelming.
More Than Half Of US Children Will Be Obese By 35, Study Says More than half of American children will become obese by the age of 35 if current trends continue.
Diabetes, Obesity Responsible For Rising Cancer Rates, Study FindsA first of its kind study suggests the world needs to lose weight to prevent cancer.
What Sets Apart The 'Biggest Losers' Who Keep Off The WeightAfter competing in "The Biggest Loser," many of the reality-show contestants have reluctantly regained the weight they sought to lose through extreme dieting and exercise.
Artificial Sweeteners May Increase Your Risk For ObesityArtificial sweeteners may be less helpful than many believe in helping people lose weight and avoid health problems, a new evidence review suggests.  
America's Pets Are Getting PudgyA new study shows obesity in America has now spread to include obesity in our pet population. It found one in three pets is overweight or obese.
Prevent Obesity Now, Prevent Problems LaterObesity is on the rise & there's really no sign of a slowdown. There are simple ways you can take control of your waistline, starting now.