Study: Time In Front Of The TV Correlated To Childhood ObesityWhen it comes to kids, how much TV is too much TV? A new study from the National Center for Education Statistics that found five and six-year olds who watch just an hour of TV a day are significantly more likely to be overweight or obese compared to kids who watch less.
Fox News Anchor Apologizes For Comments About Kelly Clarkson's WeightA Fox News anchor is apologizing to the original American Idol. Fox News’ Chris Wallace made comments about Kelly Clarkson's weight on a radio show recently.
Food Service Directors Learn To Create Healthy Meals At MPSIt's a challenge that schools across the nation are facing, how to make school lunches healthier and tastier. Wednesday in Minneapolis, a group of school lunch directors from several states got together for a culinary boot camp.
Numbers On The Scale Don't Tell The Whole StoryEvery Monday, the WCCO Morning Show helps you kick off your work week on a healthful note. For this week's Get Movin' Monday, we want you to shun those numbers on the scale. Chris Clark of Tiger Athletics says it's more important to track your body composition, and not put so much stock into how much you weigh.
Eagan Woman A Finalist In Fitness Challenge, Loses 117 PoundsIf someone told you that you could lose more than 100 pounds or have $10,000, what would you choose? A local Eagan woman may be hours away from getting both. Christine or "CC" Hodges lost 117 pounds in a year and a half. A majority of that weight's come off in recent months.
Pitino Influence Already Clear With Smaller WalkerAndre Hollins saw Mo Walker this spring before leaving for Italy on a study abroad program, and Minnesota's standout point guard noticed a change in his big teammate's physique. Walker had lost about 15 pounds. One month later, upon Hollins' return to campus in mid-June, the junior-to-be could hardly believe his eyes. The 6-foot-10 Walker has shed about 45 pounds.
Minn. Teen Loses 165 Pounds, Becomes Inspiration For Others OnlineOne-third of all kids and teenagers are considered overweight or obese. Yet we hardly ever hear about kids who've lost a lot of weight. Frozen dinners aren’t what most 15-year-olds eat. But Nate St. Martin isn't like most teenagers.
Four Habits Of The Healthiest PeopleThere's a new study out there this morning outlining the four healthiest habits you can have. Researchers at Johns Hopkins said the healthiest people exercise regularly, eat a Mediterranean-style diet, maintain a normal weight and don't smoke.
How Reliable Is The Scale For Our Weight?Most of us go through the battle of the bulge at one point or another. Stepping on and off the scale, many worry about what that number staring back will be.
TV Anchor Responds To ‘Bullying’ Letter On Her WeightTV can be a superficial business.
How To Avoid The 'Freshman 15' At CollegeWe've heard of the dreaded "Freshman 15" -- the 15 pounds first-year college students are said to gain when they go off to school.
How Your Job Affects Your WeightA new survey says what we do for a living may actually have something to do with our weight.
How Mothers Interact With Toddlers Affects Their WeightResearchers believe they’ve found a link between how mothers interact with their toddlers and the toddler’s weight later in life.
State Inspects Luggage Scales At Wis. AirportsThe state has checked the luggage scales at Wisconsin airports and the bags are likely being weighed properly.
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