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Veterinary Tips To Trim Down Your Pudgy Pet

Losing weight is always a popular resolution for the new year, but what about extending that to your pet? Nearly 25 percent of dogs and cats in Texas are overweight.

01/16/2013

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Dr. Ian Smith Helps You “Shred” Extra Pounds

The new year often brings a new focus to develop healthy habits. Dr. Ian Smith — author and contributor on the Rachael Ray show — talks about his new book.

01/03/2013

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Doctor Discusses Weight, Sugars, Pill Colors

Dr. Crystal Foster talks about the latest medical headlines including a surprising link between weight and mortality, how sugars affect the brain, and the differences in pill colors.

01/03/2013

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Doctor Talks Meningitis, Weight Loss, Sleep

Dr. Crystal Foster talks about the latest medical headlines.

10/17/2012

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Push For Healthier Truckers Gains Momentum

From trucking companies embracing wellness programs to gyms being installed at truck stops, momentum has picked up to help those who make their living driving big rigs get into shape.

10/10/2012

A man reaches for the gas pump. (credit: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Shedding Pounds Could Ease ‘Pain At The Pump’

Are you looking for another good reason to shed a few pounds? According to a new study, losing weight could save you money at the gas pump.

CBSDFW.COM–10/09/2012

Overweight teenagers during a morning walk. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Lawmakers & Doctors Talk Texas Childhood Obesity

There’s a movement to get state lawmakers more involved in addressing the obesity problem in Texas. Lawmakers and doctors continued a dialogue at the third annual Texas Public Health Coalition (TPHC) public health forum.

CBSDFW.COM–09/27/2012

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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

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McDonald’s To Post Calories Nationwide

The world’s biggest hamburger chain said Wednesday that it will start posting calorie information on restaurant and drive-thru menus nationwide starting on Monday.

09/12/2012

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Jessica Simpson Talks Losing Pregnancy Pounds

Jessica Simpson is opening up about losing the weight she gained while pregnant with daughter Maxwell Drew.

09/06/2012

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Doctor Talks Pain Training, Excedrin, Sweeteners

Dr. Crystal Foster talks about a dropped plan for doctors to receive pain drug training, a shortage on Excedrin, and a study that says artificial sweeteners can help with weight loss.

07/11/2012

A math teacher uses a white board to explain a sum to students. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Study Says Obese Kids Likely Worse At Math

Children’s math abilities may have as much to do with their bellies as it does with their brains. A study finds that obese kids are more likely to be worse at math than their skinnier peers.

06/15/2012

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