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Study: There Is No Such Thing As Being Obese And Healthy

Some people insist it is possible to be overweight and still be fit. But as CBS 2’s Dr. Max Gomez reported Tuesday, a new study finds that is not true.

12/03/2013

Raymond Felton (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Knicks’ Felton: Am I Better Than Lin? Yeah, Jeremy And Every Other Point Guard

Some have panned the Knicks’ decision not to match Houston’s big-money offer sheet for Jeremy Lin. But Raymond Felton, back in NY, doesn’t seem to think fans at MSG will miss Linsanity.

07/20/2012

Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services Linda I. Gibbs, Health Commissioner Thomas A. Farley and Human Resources Administration Commissioner Robert Doar announce the Shop Healthy NYC initiative. (credit: Stan Brooks, 1010 WINS)

Fighting Obesity, City Launches Healthy Eating Campaign In The Bronx

The city has launched a new healthy eating campaign in the Bronx that promotes healthy consumer choices at grocery stores in order to crack down on obesity.

07/18/2012

Sacred Heart High School in Yonkers (credit: CBS 2)

Yonkers Principal Talks Love When Warning Students About Unhealthy Foods

“That once we’re pregnant and we’re going to gain another 30 pounds, then be 50 pounds overweight and you don’t really find love in that way,” said student Toni Ahearn.

01/19/2012

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HealthWatch: Battling Weight Gain With Age

A new study that appears in this week’s JAMA shows that when it comes to fighting middle age fat, staying active and exercising may matter more than watching what you eat.

12/14/2010

Childhood obesity (credit: AP Photo/Gary Kazanjian)

Study: Of Every 10 NYC Kids, 4 Are Overweight

The good news is that the rate of obesity among New York kids is not rising, as it is nationally.

09/06/2010