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July 29, 2016

 

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You Are What You Breathe

Research suggests that early exposure to air pollution increases the risk of obesity.

April 26, 2016

 

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What Dads Eat May Affect Their Offspring

Diet can change the DNA of males, who then pass on certain traits to their offspring.

November 9, 2015

 

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Variety in Diet 

The more variety in a given meal, the more food you consume.

July 30, 2015

 

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Shopping for Highly Processed Foods

Consuming highly processed foods contributes to obesity.

March 20, 2015

 

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Distract Your Way to Weight Loss

How do you fight snack cravings? Distract yourself from food distractions.

December 29, 2014

 

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Evolution in Our Gut

Balancing your gut bacteria may be the trick to staying slim.

October 16, 2014

 

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Are You At A Healthy Weight?

BMI, or Body Mass Index, estimates whether one is over or under weight for his or her height.

May 9, 2014

 

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Obesity Linked To Hearing Loss

According to new research, even your sense of hearing may be threatened by being overweight.

October 18, 2013

 

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To Juice or Not to Juice?

Is it possible for juice to be bad for you? Find out on today's Moment of Science: To Juice or Not to Juice?

October 31, 2012

 

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Why Are Kids So Sedentary?

I keep hearing about how something like one third of all American kids are either overweight or obese...

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