A new forecast from the Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation found that deaths from heart disease won’t slow down over the next decade.
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A new study says you can combat the bad health effects of sitting for long stretches by fidgeting.
Researchers at the National Institutes of Health reported Tuesday that being overweight or obese at age 50 may affect the age when Alzheimer’s strikes.
An Australian actor/director attempted to eat the average amount of sugar eaten by Australians daily — and the results are unsurprising.
A federal program that feeds millions of low-income children may be overhauled to make the meals at day cares healthier and reduce obesity.
More than 68 million Americans are obese, according to the latest data.
A review of studies on the country’s most popular diets shows Weight Watchers and Jenny Craig help their clients lose more weight than other plans.
In the years following South L.A.’s ban on fast food restaurants in 2008, numbers of obese people in the area didn’t drop, according to a new study.
Confusing health claims on the label of drinks with added sugar could be part of the reason the majority of parents give their kids soda and fruit juices.