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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...

July 5, 2012

 

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What’s The Best Way To Help Kids Lose Weight?

According a recent study, there's only really one proven way to help kids lose weight, and that's by parents losing weight themselves.

May 14, 2012

 

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Overweight Doctors Less Likely To Help Patients Lose Weight

Would you be able to take seriously an overweight or obese doctor who advised you to lose weight?

November 7, 2011

 

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Chew Your Way To Weight Loss

According to a new study, taking more time to chew could help you better control your weight.

October 13, 2011

 

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The Dawn Of Agriculture (And Health Problems)

According to many studies, the rise of agriculture coincided with declines in human height and overall health.

October 10, 2011

 

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The Obesity Epidemic Is Caused By Overeating, Right?

One study claims that we eat nearly 600 more calories per day than people did in the mid 1970s. But, the obesity epidemic is more complicated...

September 4, 2010

 

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Puberty In 2nd Grade Becoming Ever More Common

Early bloomers have always been around. However, there is a noticeable trend of girls as young as 7-years-old who are already hitting puberty.

June 7, 2010

 

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Put Down The Food! It Is Not A Good Way To Calm A Temper Tantrum!

Have you ever given food or candy to a screaming child to get them to behave?

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