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October 13, 2010

 

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Health Issue: The Size Of Your Waist

Are you concerned about your weight? Well, researchers believe you should also worry about the size of your waist.

September 17, 2007

 

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Calling Obesity What It Is

A report released by a committee of medical experts recommends health institutions and doctors should use the term obese. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

September 23, 2006

 

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Working Out Your Arteries

Exercise regularly and you'll reap the benefits, but how, exactly, does exercise make us healthier?

February 24, 2005

 

Stomach Stapling

Nearly 2/3 of all American adults are overweight. Of those, almost 1/3 are obese. What’s to be done? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

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