Overweight

WKBT-TV news anchor Jennifer Livingston. (credit: WKBT)

Overweight CBS Anchor Fights Back Against “Bullying”

A CBS television news anchor in Wisconsin fought back on live TV in response to a disparaging email about her weight and accusations of being an irresponsible role model for girls.

CBSDFW.COM–10/03/2012

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Texas Fat Cat Going On Diet & Getting New Home

A fat cat, named Skinny, whose been residing at a North Texas animal shelter is set to get a new home… and it’s one that will ‘fit’ her.

CBSDFW.COM–09/24/2012

Special School Helps Teen Combat Childhood Obesity

Texas Obesity Rates To Nearly Double By 2030

A health group predicts that obesity rates in Texas will nearly double, and more than half the people in the state will be obese in less than 20 years.

09/18/2012

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U.S. Obesity Epidemic Shows No Hint Of Shrinking

America’s obesity epidemic is proving to be as stubborn as those maddening love handles, and shows no sign of reversing course. More than one-third of adults and almost 17 percent of children were obese in 2009-2010.

01/17/2012

Special School Helps Teen Combat Childhood Obesity

Texas Ranked As 12th Most Obese State

A new report says Texas is the 12th most obese state in the nation. About 30 percent of the state’s adults are obese.

07/07/2011

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