Obesity

Adult Health

Drexel launches outpatient clinic for eating disorders, weight management

The Drexel Dragon on Drexel University's campus in Philadelphia.

Healthy Eating

Today’s special: Obamacare menu labeling rules ushered in

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Public Health

Penn study: Improvements in U.S. mortality rate offset by obesity

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Research

This common oral hygiene habit could increase risk for diabetes, study says

Obesity

Fast eater? It could harm your heart and waistline

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'

Obesity

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

Diet

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

Obesity

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

Studies

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

Mindful Mondays

9 life-mods to help ward off dementia

Studies

Study: Body shaming can literally make people sick

Children's Health

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

Rankings

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

Obesity

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

Food and Drink

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

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

Fitness

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

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

Soda

Drexel researcher makes case for Kenney's soda tax

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Sponsored

How to keep your kids active in the digital age

Weight Loss

Calorie labeling more useful than people think, says study

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

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

Business

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

Health News

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

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

Health News

Obesity could threaten the liver more than alcohol

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Health News

FDA approves appetite 'pacemaker'

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