Engaging frequently in one type of activity while at work may help many of us avoid weight gain. But that activity is not standing up. Advertisements
Preschool children who are in bed by 8 p.m. are far less likely to be obese during adolescence than children who stay up late.
Researchers are tracing the origins of obesity to the pre-pregnancy weight of a child’s mother and father.
Instagram may have success as a dieting platform because it lets people have the level of connection — or privacy — they crave, a researcher says.
Overweight children are likely to become overweight adults – unless they adopt healthier patterns of eating and exercise.
The long-promoted idea that a hearty breakfast is good for your health is not backed by scientific evidence.
Obesity and Type 2 diabetes are surprisingly common among people who sometimes go hungry, and the fare available at food pantries can worsen the conditions.