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Becoming A Dad? Expect To Gain 3 To 5 Pounds, Study Suggests

Many men gain a new sense of responsibility and purpose when they become fathers. A new study suggests they also gain 3 to 5 pounds.

07/21/2015

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Treadmill Desks Helping City Workers Shed Pounds

Some employees in the City of Dallas 311 call center are walking off extra weight, all while working their usual jobs. The department added a Trek Desk last year, to give workers an alternative to their sedentary work styles.

CBS 11–02/19/2015

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Doctors Told To Get Serious About Obesity

Next time you go for a checkup, don’t be surprised if your doctor gets on your case about your weight. The medical profession has issued new guidelines for fighting the nation’s obesity epidemic.

11/13/2013

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Texans Sending Overweight Pups To Doggie Boot Camp

Too many treats and too few walks can equal a pudgy pooch. The growing size of dogs is a growing problem across the country. Now some pet owners are turning to doggy weight loss centers for help.

CBSDFW.COM–08/15/2013

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Judge Returns San Antonio Beauty Queen’s Crown

A Texas jury has ruled that a 17-year-old beauty queen allegedly told to “get off the tacos” after gaining weight was wrongly stripped of her crown.

03/24/2011