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March 12, 2014

 

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How Does Prozac Work Anyway?

No doubt, you've heard of the anti-depressant Prozac. But do you know how it works? That's okay. Science is still trying to figure it out too.

May 24, 2013

 

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Stopping Smoking Can Lead To Weight Gain

One of the side-effects of stimulants is that they suppress the appetite.

October 5, 2012

 

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Why Does My Body Want To Snack?

French researchers recently found that a certain type of snacking is harder on your waistline.

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...

May 27, 2011

 

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Healthy Snacking Dos And Don’ts

We are a nation of snackers. It can be difficult to resist that piece of candy or that soda. However, there is a way to snack healthy.

February 9, 2011

 

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Why Is The Lower Half Of Your Body A Better Place To Gain Weight?

If you're going to gain weight where is the safest place to pack on the pounds?

November 23, 2010

 

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Exercise And Healthy Eating Can Sometimes Lead To Weight Gain

Dieting and exercise only go so far in the weight loss battle.

February 20, 2007

 

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Lose Weight, Pump Less Gas

Maybe rethink that candy bar you were going to buy at the gas station.

September 23, 2006

 

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Sleep Less, Weigh More

America is obsessed with diets, but sometimes gaining weight is more complex than calories in versus calories burned.

August 16, 2006

 

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To Eat or Exercise?

Here's a common belief about exercise. If you work out in the morning and want to lose more calories, don't eat before exercise.

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