Most Americans Say The COVID-19 Pandemic Has Been Bad For Their WeightDealing with stress during the pandemic has caused physical changes for many Americans — some have gained undesired weight, and others have unintentionally lost weight.
Doctors Say 'Stress Belly' Should Not Be IgnoredIt's difficult to pinpoint whether stress, genetics, poor diet, lack of exercise or a combination are to blame, but the good news is stress belly is reversible.
North Texas Researchers: Food Preservatives Could Make You LazyThe research focuses on inorganic phosphates, which are added to foods like cereals, packaged snacks and sodas.
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.
UT Southwestern: Even Small Weight Gain Can Hurt Your HeartGaining a little bit of weight can hurt your heart, UT Southwestern says.
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.