More Than Half Of Americans Have Battled Obesity, Study SaysThe study found that 50.8 percent of men and 51.6 percent of women in the U.S. had battled obesity.
UT Southwestern: Even Small Weight Gain Can Hurt Your HeartGaining a little bit of weight can hurt your heart, UT Southwestern says.
Sense Of Smell Plays A Role In Weight Gain, Study FindsThe sense of smell plays an integral role in the enjoyment of food, but is it possible that a person will gain more weight if they have a better sense of smell?
Chronic Stress Linked To A Bigger Waistline In New StudyStress has been linked to a range of physical and mental health problems including high blood pressure, heart disease, a suppressed immune system, and sleep trouble.
Trump Slams Miss Universe Winner Who Gained WeightRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump said that it was a "real problem" when 1996 Miss Universe Alicia Machado gained significant weight after winning the pageant which he then owned.
Becoming A Dad? Expect To Gain 3 To 5 Pounds, Study SuggestsMany men gain a new sense of responsibility and purpose when they become fathers. A new study suggests they also gain 3 to 5 pounds.
Treadmill Desks Helping City Workers Shed PoundsSome 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.
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.
Texans Sending Overweight Pups To Doggie Boot CampToo 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.
Judge Returns San Antonio Beauty Queen's CrownA 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.