Obesity

Study

Study: Suburban living linked to higher rates of obesity

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Study

Study: Diet not helping to lose weight? Try a day (or several) off

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Medical Research

Skin patch has potential to melt away 'love handles'

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Obesity

Uneven weight-loss could be a trap for obesity, Drexel study finds

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Diet

Study: Walnuts can quiet that part of your brain that makes you want to eat like crap

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Obesity

Obesity and depression are entwined, yet scientists don’t know why

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Studies

Philadelphia ranks high for smoking, binge drinking and other unhealthy behaviors

Smoking and Drinking

Mindful Mondays

9 life-mods to help ward off dementia

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Studies

Study: Body shaming can literally make people sick

Fat Shaming

Children's Health

Study: Obese parents, including dads, linked with developmental delays in children

Men's Weight

Rankings

Study: New Jersey weighs in as third-thinnest state in America

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Obesity

Report: Adult obesity rates nearly doubled in tri-state area since 1995

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Food and Drink

Study says pasta doesn't make you fat, but there's one thing

Pasta

Children

Philadelphia recognized for progress in reducing childhood obesity

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Weight Loss

Report: 'Biggest Loser' contestants provided illicit drugs to lose weight

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Fitness

Study examines why even 'Biggest Loser' contestants gain back the weight

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Soda

Harvard study: Philly's soda tax would save $197 million in health-care costs

Obesity

Study finds little siblings can help big siblings avoid obesity

Sibling Obesity Study

Soda

Drexel researcher makes case for Kenney's soda tax

Soda Tax

Sponsored

How to keep your kids active in the digital age

Weight Loss

Calorie labeling more useful than people think, says study

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Studies

Atlantic City and Philly score two and three on Seven Deadly Sins list

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Obesity

Why CHOP wants to study your baby's poo

Baby Doctor

Pregnancy

Obesity and diabetes together 'substantially' raise autism risks

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Children's Health

Final report on global childhood obesity presented to WHO

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Business

Penn study finds workplace incentive doesn't lead to weight loss

Worker Weight Loss

Health News

FDA to cut trans fats from processed foods, gives three-year timetable

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Health News

Majority of parents think their overweight children are the 'right weight'

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Health News

Study: 40 percent of N.J. children are obese

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Health News

Obesity could threaten the liver more than alcohol

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Health News

FDA approves appetite 'pacemaker'

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