Study: Obesity Becoming A Big Problem On Long IslandThere is some discouraging analysis from doctors and hospitals across Long Island.
Scientists Accidentally Create Treatment That May Stop ObesityA failed experiment may have accidentally created a new treatment that could allow humans to eat whatever they want without gaining weight.
Obese Tourists Crippling Donkeys On Greek Island, Activists ClaimActivists with "Help the Santorini Donkeys" told multiple news outlets in the United Kingdom that overweight tourists are crippling donkeys.
Parents Getting Teens To Diet Doing More Harm Than Good, Study SaysA new study finds that parents putting their children on a diet could lead to struggles with their weight as adults.
Is Your Workplace Making You Fat?A new federal government survey found that about one-quarter of Americans "acquire" nearly 1,300 calories at work every week.
Who Has The Nation's Best Health Care? Study Reveals State RankingsThe non-profit health care advocacy group, The Commonwealth Fund, released a state-by-state scorecard on May 3 which looks at each state's ability to deliver medical care to its residents.
Study Shows Obesity To Blame For Rise In Non-Communicable Disease Cases WorldwideThat includes cancer, diabetes, heart disease, and stroke, all directly linked to obesity by a first of its kind study.
Study Shows America's Obesity Rate At All-Time HighNew data shows America's obesity epidemic is getting worse.
Breast Cancer Death Rates Decline, As Major Cancer Risk Factor RisesA report from the CDC says the growing obesity epidemic threatens to outweigh the benefits of early cancer detection and improved treatments.
Obesity Balloon Operation Offers Hope For Those Who Can't Lose Weight ConventionallyWhat do you do if you need a lung transplant, but you're too heavy to qualify for one?
Anti-Gravity Treadmill Makes Exercise Reality For Obese PatientsWe've all been told one of the best ways to lose weight is to exercise, but if you're 100 to 200 pounds overweight, exercise can be pretty tough.