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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



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


man eating french fry

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



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



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?

October 26, 2009



Fighting Fat With Fat

You've heard of fat but have you heard of brown fat? Scientists are learning that the types of fat in your body can help you lose weight.

April 30, 2009


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Overweight Stars

Astronomers have proposed two theories to explain the mysterious origin of blue stragglers.

June 2, 2008


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Too Much on Your Plate

Do you think that restaurants and fast food joints give you the right amount of food? If not, do you believe that they are giving to much or too little?Tune in.

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