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Adult Obesity Rate Tops 30 Percent in Half of States

Adult Obesity Still Growing in U.S., Youth Rates Hold Steady: CDC

American Kids Growing Fatter Than Their Canadian Cousins

Antibiotics Might Cause Weight Gain in Kids

Average New Yorker Sits 7 Hours Each Day: Study

Balloon Device Approved to Treat Obesity

'Balloon-in-a-Pill' May Be New Weight-Loss Weapon

Bear Belly Might Hold Clues to Obesity in Humans

Being 'Fat But Fit' Won't Cut Your Risk of Premature Death

Being Mindful May Guard Against Belly Fat

Belly Fat Is Bad, Even at a Normal Weight

Better Diets May Be Extending Americans' Lives

Blood Fats Hold Vitamin E Captive, Study Shows

Blood Thinner Warfarin May Pose Greater Bleeding Risk for Obese: Study

Breast Milk Makeup May Influence Child's Later Weight, Study Says

Bullied as a Kid, Obese as a Grown-up?

Calorie Burn Boost May Be Weight-Loss Surgery's Secret

Chef's Input Helps Make School Meals Healthier, Study Finds

Chemical Exposure During Pregnancy Linked to Excess Weight in Kids

Childhood Stress May Spur Weight Gain in Women

Children of Stressed Parents May Be Prone to Obesity

Coming Soon: A Test to Gauge Your Obesity Risk?

Could a Microbe in Your Gut Help You Lose Weight?

Could a Noisy Neighborhood Make You Fat?

Could a Texting App Help Your Heart?

Could an Obese Dad's Sperm Pass Traits to His Kids?

Could Brain Stimulation Be a Way to Weight Loss?

Could C-Section Baby Benefit From Mom's Vaginal Fluids?

Could Obesity Be Wired Into Some Children's Brains?

Could Obesity Help Protect Against Dementia?

Could Reducing Your Stress Levels Help You Lose Weight?

Could the 'Love Hormone' Be a Weight-Loss Aid for Men?

Could Viagra Help Prevent Type 2 Diabetes in Those at Risk?

Count Bites, Subtract the Pounds

Cutting Sugar From Diet Boosts Kids' Health Immediately: Study

Daily Weigh-Ins Keep Dieters on Track

Depression May Worsen Problem of Obesity Among the Poor

Diabetes Drug May Not Help Obese Women Have Normal-Weight Babies

Diabetes or Obesity During Pregnancy May Affect Fetal Heart: Study

Diabetes Should Be a Factor in Weight-Loss Surgery Decision: Study

Diet Sodas Linked to Widening Waistlines in Seniors: Study

Diet Sodas May Not Help You Lose Weight, Study Contends

Doctor's Advice May Help Prompt Weight Loss

Doctor's Support Boosts Weight Loss, Study Shows

Don't Even Talk About It: 'Food Words' Can Make You Overeat

Erratic Sleep May Make Teens Hungrier

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 Blood Clot Risk in Kids

Excess Weight Linked to Brain Cancer Risk in Study

Excess Weight Linked to Worse Prostate Cancer Prognosis

Exercise Boosts Obese Kids' Heart Health

Exercise May Be Good Medicine for Irregular Heartbeat

Exercise May Blunt a Woman's Risk of Lung and Breast Cancer: Studies

Expectant Mothers' Lifestyle May Influence Child's Later Weight

Family Stress Linked to Teen Obesity in Study

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

Fat Cavefish Give Clues to Obesity in People: Study

FDA Approves 'Belly Balloon' Device for Weight Loss

Fewer Americans Than Ever Sticking to Heart-Healthy Lifestyle, Study Finds

Financial Incentives Don't Spur Employee Weight Loss, Study Finds

Foods May Affect Each Person's Blood Sugar Differently, Study Suggests

Foods That Help Keep the Pounds Off as You Age

For Teens, Late Bedtime May Lead to Weight Gain

Forget Three Square Meals -- Americans Eat All Day Long

Fried Foods Tied to Raised Heart Failure Risk

Fruits, Veggies May Be Key to Keeping Unwanted Weight Off

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

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

Good Supermarkets in Poor Areas May Not Prompt Better Eating

Gradual Decline in Soda's Sugar Content Might Help Curb Obesity

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

Half of U.S. Adults Have Diabetes or High Risk of Getting It: Report

Health Tip: Child Obesity Affects Bones, Muscles and Joints

Health Tip: Don't Pack on Pounds During Holidays

Health Tip: Factors That May Lead to Weight Gain

Health Tip: Maintaining Healthy Habits

Health Tip: Preventing Childhood Obesity

Health Tip: Should I Worry About My Child's Weight?

Health Tip: Talking to Your Doctor About Weight

Health Warning Labels Might Help Parents Skip the Soda Aisle

Healthy Eaters Don't Trust Overweight Bloggers, Study Finds

Healthy Living in Middle Age Keeps Heart Failure at Bay Decades Later

Heart Disease, Alzheimer's Linked by Common Risk Factors

Heart Risk Factors May Harm Black Women More Than Whites

Higher Altitude May Lead to Lower Weight, Study Contends

How Much Weight Must You Lose Before Others Notice?

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

Hysterectomy at Younger Age Tied to Heart Disease Risks

Jumbo Portions Lead to Overeating, Study Confirms

Junk Food Not to Blame for America's Obesity Epidemic: Study

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

Just a Half Hour of Lost Sleep Linked Weight Gain

Kids' Bad Diets May Mean Worse Health as Adults

Kids With Asthma, Allergies May Face Higher Heart Risk Factors: Study

L.A. Law Curbing Fast Food Didn't Cut Obesity Rates: Study

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

Losing Pancreas Fat May Treat Type 2 Diabetes

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

Majority of Americans Wants Medicare to Cover Obesity Treatments

Many Aging Boomers Face Chronic Illness, But Death Rate Is Falling: CDC

Many Obese Teens Don't Think They're Fat, Study Shows

Many Overweight or Obese Teens Don't See the Problem

Many Parents Blind to Their Child's Weight

Many Parents Put 'Food Pressure' on Their Kids, Study Finds

Many Women Gain Too Much Weight While Pregnant, Study Finds

Marriage Before College Graduation Tied to More Weight Gain

Mediterranean Diet With Olive Oil Might Cut Breast Cancer Risk: Study

Metformin May Not Help Obese Teens With Type 1 Diabetes

Mexico's Soda Tax Linked to Reduced Consumption

Minorities More Likely to Gain Weight in Childhood, Report Shows

Moms' Pre-Pregnancy Obesity Tied to ADHD, Other Issues in Kids

More Evidence That High-Fiber Diet May Curb Type 2 Diabetes Risk

More Evidence Weight-Loss Surgery Helps Fight Type 2 Diabetes

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

Most Obese People Will Never Reach Normal Weight: Study

Most Teens' Physical Activity Occurs at School

Most U.S. Restaurant Meals Exceed Recommended Calories: Study

New Blood Test May Help Predict Heart Disease Risks in Obese Black Teens

NFL Linemen Keep Growing, Putting Their Health at Risk, Experts Say

Nuts Linked to Better Heart Health for Teens

Obese Kids a Universal Target for Bullies

Obese Kids as Young as 8 Show Signs of Heart Disease

'Obese' May Not Always Equal Unhealthy: Study

Obese Postmenopausal Women May Face Higher Risk for Breast Cancer

Obese Teens Less Likely to Use Birth Control

Obesity Before Pregnancy Tied to Raised Risk of Newborn Death

Obesity in Youth May Harm the Heart Long-Term, Even After Weight Loss

Obesity Linked to Greater Risk of Prostate Cancer in Blacks, Study Says

Obesity Linked to More Severe Bone, Joint Injuries

Obesity May Be Linked to Greater Risk of Stillbirth

Obesity Raises Women's Cancer Risk by 40 Percent, Study Finds

Obesity Surgery Patients May Often Have Mental Health Disorders

Obesity Tied to Risk of Complications After Plastic Surgery

Obesity Won't Affect Joint Surgery Safety, Study Finds

Obesity, Smoking, Drinking, Depression: All Linked to Low Back Pain

Oldest Sister at Greater Risk of Obesity, Study Contends

One in Five U.S. Kids Over Age 5 Has Unhealthy Cholesterol: CDC

Only 1 in 10 Americans Eats Enough Fruits and Veggies: CDC

Order in Which Food Is Eaten May Affect Type 2 Diabetics' Blood Sugar

Parents the Target of Deceptive Food Ads, Study Says

Possible New Weight-Loss Tool: Blocking Stomach Artery

Potatoes, Tomatoes Make Up Bulk of Americans' Veggie Intake

Pregnancy Weight Has Lasting Effect on Child, Study Finds

Processed Foods the Biggest Chunk of Calories in U.S. Groceries: Study

Promise From a New Weight-Loss Drug

Proposed NYC Law May Trim 54 Calories From Kids' Fast Food Meals

Remote Amazon Tribe Members Have Greater Germ Diversity in Their Bodies

Residential Treatment Program Helps Obese Kids Lose Weight, Study Finds

Schools Must Do More to Combat Obesity Among Hispanic Kids: Report

Schools Offering Drinking Water May Have Slightly Slimmer Students

School's Out, Fattening Behaviors Are In

Scientists Identify Sugar-Busting Enzyme in Rats

Scientists Pinpoint Brain's 'Hunger Circuit' in Mice

Scientists Probe Obesity's Ties to Breast Cancer Risk

Severe Obesity Costs Medicaid $8 Billion Annually, Study Finds

Severely Obese Kids at Higher Risk for Heart Disease, Diabetes

Smoking Around Toddlers May Raise Their Obesity Risk

Start Healthy Eating Habits Early to Head Off Obesity in Kids

Studies Find More Genetic Links to Obesity

Study Finds Poverty a Stronger Harbinger of Childhood Obesity Than Race

Study Links Diabetes, Obesity in Moms-to-Be to Higher Autism Risk in Kids

Study Refutes Notion That Obese Fare Better Against Chronic Ills

Suicide Risk May Rise for Some After Weight-Loss Surgery

Sun Exposure in Teen Years May Delay Onset of MS: Study

Supermarkets Nearby May Help Kids Lose Some Weight: Study

Surging Food Supply Linked to Global Obesity Epidemic

Sweetened Drinks May Damage Heart, Review Finds

Sweetened Drinks Might Raise Men's Risk for Heart Failure

Tackling Obesity May Ease a Dangerous Irregular Heartbeat

Teasing Girls About Weight May Cause Lasting Harm

They Overcame Childhood Cancer, But Now Obesity?

Think Genes Drive Obesity? You May Eat Less Healthy

Time Spent Sitting May Not Affect Diet, Study Suggests

Too Many Pregnant Women Gain Too Much Weight: Doctors' Group

U.S. Kids Getting Fewer Daily Calories From Fast Food

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

Vacation Weight Gain Can Lead to 'Creeping Obesity,' Study Finds

Very High-Calorie Diets Show How Overeating May Lead to Diabetes

Very Obese Kids May Face Higher Heart Risks Than Thought

Vitamin D Supplements Little Help for Obese Teens, Study Finds

Vitamin D Supplements Might Help Some Lose Weight

Want to Stay Slim? Keep Food Out of Sight

Weight Gain a Challenge for Children With Autism: Study

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

Weight Loss May Help Control Common Irregular Heartbeat

Weight Loss May Spare Knee Cartilage, Study Finds

Weight Loss Surgery May Boost Teens' Mental Health

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

Weight May Influence Outcomes After Lung Cancer Surgery

Weight Training's Benefits May Depend on Genetics

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

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

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

Weight-Loss Surgery May Bring Long-Term Benefits to Very Obese Teens

Weight-Loss Surgery May Help Ease Incontinence: Study

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 Do More Women Than Men Have Weight-Loss Surgery?

Why Insulin Resistance May Be More Common in Men

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

With Liposuction, Weight Should Guide Fat Removal Limits: Study

Your DNA May Explain High-Calorie Food Cravings