More women in the United States are choosing to breastfeed their kids. But new research from the University of Minnesota is shedding some light on the overall health of pregnant women.
Doctors are now finding that gestational diabetes is more common than they thought.
A new study says obesity can have a negative effect on young breast cancer patients.
According to a recent study, not only does eating too much junk food lead to obesity, it can also make you mentally slower or less motivated.
A new Gallup Well-Being poll takes a look at obesity rates in all 50 states.
Researchers found many pediatric patients had hearts that look like those of middle aged patients. But after weight loss surgery, that changed.
A new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says fewer Nevada children are overweight.
A University of New Mexico psychology professor is under fire after he tweeted that people battling obesity don’t have the willpower to finish doctorate degrees.
A new report from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas shows that Nevada kindergartners are less likely to spend long hours in front of a TV, and fewer of them are overweight.
Willpower apparently can be bought. The chance to win or lose $20 a month enticed dieters in a yearlong study to drop an average of 9 pounds — four times more weight than others who were not offered dough to pass up the doughnuts.