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Study: Many Obese Teens Were Overweight As 5 Year Olds

More than one third of American children are overweight or obese, and a new study shows signs of this health problem can be detected earlier than you might think.

01/29/2014

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Doctor: How To Address Obesity & Halloween Candy

Halloween is on Thursday, and while many of us are stocking up on candy to hand out to trick-or-treaters, a woman in Fargo is planning to hand out a controversial letter.

10/30/2013

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Researchers: Formula Can Predict Childhood Obesity

Researchers say a simple formula can predict a newborn’s chances of becoming obese in childhood.

11/28/2012

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Study: C-Section Babies Have A Higher Chance Of Being Obese Toddlers

Parents will do just about anything to keep their kids healthy, but now it appears that could include a decision made at birth. A new study may have found a link between C-sections and toddler obesity.

05/24/2012

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A Chubby Pet Could Be A Big Problem

Attention dog and cat owners, it’s time to give your four-legged friend a critical once-over. If your pet is looking a little chubby, it could be a big problem.

05/01/2012

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Heavy Woman. Heavy Burden

Should Americans be upset about this one woman’s pursuit of the record book? Should we mind our own business? Read the story.

08/22/2011

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Too Fat To Fly

This issue seems to come up more and more lately. This time a weight loss blogger was denied a seat due to her size. Try to avoid the irony…Check out the story from The Today […]

05/18/2011

John Williams Show

Bob Fuss of CBS News on BP hearing Employment law story women fired for being pregnant Telly Mamayek makes movie magic Airline seats for obese people

06/15/2010

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