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Eating on the Run May Mean Eating More Later

Excess Weight Early in Life Linked to Colon Cancer Risk in Women

Excess Weight Helps Women With Heart Failure, Hurts Men: Study

Excess Weight Linked to Brain Cancer Risk in Study

Exercise After Weight-Loss Surgery Yields Added Health Gains

Expectant Mothers' Lifestyle May Influence Child's Later Weight

Exposure to BPA in Pregnancy Tied to Low Birth Weight in Girls: Study

Fast-Food Menus With Calorie Counts Not Changing New Yorkers' Habits

Fat Cavefish Give Clues to Obesity in People: Study

FDA Approves New Device to Treat Obesity

FDA Approves New Weight-Loss Drug

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For Pastors, It's Easy to Pack on the Pounds

For Teens, Late Bedtime May Lead to Weight Gain

For Young Kids, Too Little Sleep Linked to Later Obesity

Forget Three Square Meals -- Americans Eat All Day Long

'Fracking' Linked to Low Birth Weight Babies

Frequent Self-Weighing by Young Women Linked to Depression

Girls Who Are Impulsive, Poor Planners May Be Prone to Weight Gain

Good at Imagining Aromas? You May Be Prone to Weight Gain

Gut Bugs May Affect Body Fat, 'Good' Cholesterol Levels

Gut Germs May Influence Success of Weight Loss Surgery

Health Food Stores Urge Supplements to Underage Teens: Study

Health Tip: Factors That May Lead to Weight Gain

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Health Tip: Manage Weight-Loss Goals

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Health Tip: Weigh Yourself Regularly

Heart Risk Factors May Harm Black Women More Than Whites

Higher Altitude May Lead to Lower Weight, Study Contends

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Immune System May Play Role in Obesity

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Keeping Fit May Halve Seniors' Heart Failure Risk

Keeping That Weight Loss Resolution

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Less Commonly Used Obesity Surgery Tied to More Weight Loss

Lifts, Tucks Often Follow Weight-Loss Surgery, Study Finds

Like Mother, Like Child: Study Hints at Why Obesity May Run in Families

Longer Breast-Feeding May Protect Infants at Risk for Obesity

Losing Weight May Ease Asthma in Obese People

Low Birth Weight Tied to Higher Type 2 Diabetes Risk Decades Later

Low Levels of Vitamin D Linked to Type 2 Diabetes Risk

Low-Fat May Beat Low-Carb Diet for Trimming Body Fat: Study

Many Overweight or Obese Teens Don't See the Problem

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Many Women Gain Too Much Weight While Pregnant, Study Finds

Marriage Before College Graduation Tied to More Weight Gain

Menu Calorie Counts May Mean Less Fattening Meals for Kids

More Exercise = More Fat Loss for Older Women, Study Finds

More Than Two-Thirds of U.S. Adults Now Overweight or Obese: Study

Most Obese People Will Never Reach Normal Weight: Study

Mouse Study Points to Potential Weight-Loss Agent

Moving to a Poorer Neighborhood Might Be Bad for Your Waistline

Obesity May Be Linked to Greater Risk of Stillbirth

Obesity-Related Ills May Shave Up to 8 Years Off Your Life: Study

Oldest Sister at Greater Risk of Obesity, Study Contends

One-Third of Americans Have Dangerous Mix of Heart Risk Factors

Overweight Teens Who Lose Weight for Health More Likely to Succeed: Study

Poor Sleep? Eating Less at Night May Make Next Day Easier

Pregnant and Got the Blues? Get More Exercise to Protect Your Health

Promise From a New Weight-Loss Drug

Residential Treatment Program Helps Obese Kids Lose Weight, Study Finds

Scientists Pinpoint Brain's 'Hunger Circuit' in Mice

Scientists Probe Obesity's Ties to Breast Cancer Risk

Secret to Staying Slim May Be as Close as Your Fruit Bowl

Severe Obesity Costs Medicaid $8 Billion Annually, Study Finds

Severely Obese Kids at Higher Risk for Heart Disease, Diabetes

Shift Work Linked to Health Problems

Slowed Growth Could Signal Crohn's Disease in Kids

Start Healthy Eating Habits Early to Head Off Obesity in Kids

Studies Find More Genetic Links to Obesity

Study Debunks Notion of 'Healthy Obesity'

Study Questions Benefits of Treadmill Desks

Study Refutes Notion That Obese Fare Better Against Chronic Ills

Study Reinforces Link Between Low Birth Weight, Diabetes Risk

Summer Babies May Be Healthier Adults

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Surging Food Supply Linked to Global Obesity Epidemic

Teasing Girls About Weight May Cause Lasting Harm

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U.S. Task Force Urges Broader Screening for Type 2 Diabetes

Unhealthy Insulin Levels May Boost Breast Cancer Risk

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Weight at First Pregnancy Linked to Complications Next Time

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Weight Training's Benefits May Depend on Genetics

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Weight-Loss Surgery Can Bring Couples Closer, Small Study Finds

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Weight-Loss Surgery May Lower Some Pregnancy Complications, Raise Others

Weight-Loss Surgery May Trim Health Care Costs

Weight-Loss Surgery Might Reduce Serious Asthma Flare-Ups

Weight-Loss Surgery's Benefits May Fade With Time, Study Suggests

Why People in 'Tall' Nations Are More Likely to Be Slim

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Your Birth Year Could Influence Your Odds for Obesity, Study Suggests

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