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Daily Weigh-Ins Keep Dieters on Track

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Dieters May Be Thwarted by Absence of Healthy Foods

Doctor's Advice May Help Prompt Weight Loss

Drug for Bladder Problems May Help Control Weight, Too

Dulled Sense of Taste May Boost Weight-Loss Surgery Results

Easter Doesn't Have to Be a Diet Disaster

Eating More Fiber Helped People Lose Weight, Researchers Report

Eating on the Run May Mean Eating More Later

Even a Little Excess Weight Can Boost Blood Pressure: Study

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

Exercise After Weight-Loss Surgery Yields Added Health Gains

Expectant Mothers' Lifestyle May Influence Child's Later Weight

Fat Cavefish Give Clues to Obesity in People: Study

'Fat Shaming' Doesn't Motivate Obese People to Lose Weight: Study

FDA Approves New Device to Treat Obesity

FDA Approves New Obesity Drug

FDA Approves New Weight-Loss Drug

Foods That Help Keep the Pounds Off as You Age

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

For Young Kids, Too Little Sleep Linked to Later Obesity

'Fracking' Linked to Low Birth Weight Babies

Frequent Dining Out Might Widen Your Waistline, Study Finds

Genes May Determine Body Weight by Shaping Gut Bacteria

Gestational Diabetes May Influence Daughter's Weight Later

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

Gut Germs May Influence Success of Weight Loss Surgery

Gut Microbes Tied to Jet Lag, Shift-Work Weight Gain

Health Tip: Factors That May Lead to Weight Gain

Health Tip: Keep Your Child at a Healthy Weight

Health Tip: Manage Weight-Loss Goals

Health Tip: Measure Your Child's Height and Weight Correctly

Healthy Lifestyle Before Pregnancy May Cut Gestational Diabetes Risk

Healthy Lifestyle Choices May Cut Women's Stroke Risk

Healthy Lifestyle May Boost Breast Cancer Survival

Heart Risk Factors May Harm Black Women More Than Whites

Higher Altitude May Lead to Lower Weight, Study Contends

How Well Does the Newly Approved Weight-Loss 'Balloon' Work?

Immune System May Play Role in Obesity

Increasing Skirt Sizes May Hike Your Breast Cancer Risk: Study

Is 'Slow and Steady' Weight Loss Really the Best Approach?

Just 1 Hour of Daily TV Boosts Kids' Obesity Risk, Study Suggests

Keeping Fit May Halve Seniors' Heart Failure Risk

Keeping That Weight Loss Resolution

Kids Obese at Young Age Often Stay That Way, Study Shows

Less Commonly Used Obesity Surgery Tied to More Weight Loss

Less Sleep in Teen Years Tied to More Pounds at 21

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-Carb Beats Low-Fat for Weight Loss, Heart Health: Study

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

Many Overweight or Obese Teens Don't See the Problem

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

Mom's Weight Might Influence Baby's Earliest Development

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

Nerve Blocking Procedure Fails to Impress in Weight Loss Study

Obese Children With Leukemia Fared Worse in Study

Obese Employees Miss More Work, Study Finds

Obese in Adolescence, Colon Cancer in Later Life?

Obese People May Be More Vulnerable to Food Cues

Obesity Fueling Rise in Diabetes Rates, Study Finds

Obesity Isn't Sole Cause of Type 2 Diabetes

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

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

Shift Work Linked to Health Problems

Slowed Growth Could Signal Crohn's Disease in Kids

Social Networking Sites Can Help Obese Lose Weight: Study

Start Healthy Eating Habits Early to Head Off Obesity in Kids

Steep Drops in Weight May Raise Risks After Body-Contour Surgeries

Stress Might Be Even More Unhealthy for the Obese

Studies Find More Genetic Links to Obesity

Study Debunks Notion of 'Healthy Obesity'

Study Questions Benefits of Treadmill Desks

Study Reinforces Link Between Low Birth Weight, Diabetes Risk

Study: Healthy Lifestyle Behaviors May Prevent 80 Percent of Heart Attacks

Surging Food Supply Linked to Global Obesity Epidemic

Tall, Heavy 1-Year-Olds May Be at Risk for Obesity Later, Study Finds

Teens Who Dine With Their Families May Be Slimmer Adults

The Dreaded 'Dad Bod' Is Real

The Heavier Your Fellow Diners, the More You May Eat

The Obese Are Frequent Targets for Cyberbullies

'Tis the Season to Overeat

'To Burn Off Calories in This Soda, Walk 5 Miles'

Train Your Brain to Choose Fruit Salad Over French Fries

U.S. Waistlines Keep Growing, With Women Leading the Way

Unhealthy Insulin Levels May Boost Breast Cancer Risk

Vitamins May Help Prevent Eye Problems After Weight-Loss Surgery, Study Finds

Want to Get Healthy? Get Your Partner Involved

Want to Stay Slim? Keep Food Out of Sight

Weight at First Pregnancy Linked to Complications Next Time

Weight Could Influence Rheumatoid Arthritis Relief

Weight Gain Doesn't Have to Be Part of Thanksgiving

Weight Loss Fights Liver Condition, No Matter How It's Done

Weight Loss While You Relax? Mouse Study Hints It Could Happen

Weight Training's Benefits May Depend on Genetics

Weight Watchers, Jenny Craig Beat Other Commercial Diet Plans, Study Finds

Weight-Control Myths Keep Many U.S. Women Smoking

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

Weight-Loss Surgery Lowers Type 2 Diabetes Risk, Study Shows

Weight-Loss Surgery May Beat Diet, Exercise as Type 2 Diabetes Treatment

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

Weight-Loss Surgery May Not Always Help With Depression

Weight-Loss Surgery Might Reduce Serious Asthma Flare-Ups

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

Working Night Shift Slows Metabolism, Study Suggests

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

'Yo-Yo' Dieting Won't Raise Cancer Risk, Study Finds