Scientists looked at how what is known as an obesogenic environment affects a person's chances of becoming obese.
Dean McDermott slammed social media trolls who commented on his son's body image.
The period in which a kid's brain stops consuming so much fuel comes with the risk of becoming obese, scientists hypothesize.
Scientists studied 100 people during the indulgent period spanning Thanksgiving and New Year's Day.
Obesity takes a decade off a person's life span, on average, and it afflicts a third of Americans. That means it's on track to rob the current U.S. population of a billion years of life. Dr. Jamy Ard wants to use digital technology to win some of those years back.
"Obesity is the single biggest threat to our pets' health," said one veterinarian.
The risk of developing six obesity-related cancers has increased for young American adults in comparison to older generations.
"The Global Syndemic of Obesity, Undernutrition, and Climate Change" from 'The Lancet' Commission argues corporations must no longer pursue short-term profit.
British academics warned health care legislators "the Effects of Internet Memes" are among the most troubling factors behind "unhealthy lifestyles" and exacerbation of U.K. obesity rates.
As temperatures increase and changes in rainfall patterns continue, crops such as rice, wheat and corn will fail to meet demand.
Mice in the study lost 10 percent of their weight in one week.
The mice weren't obese and didn't develop the expected diseases.
Some may misunderstand advice and eat more healthy and unhealthy foods.
Over 800,000 children under the age of 5 could be saved each year if more women breastfed.
The skinny fat body type has been linked to heart disease and dementia.
Following these habits appeared to slash the risk of becoming obese by 75 percent, scientists found.
U.K. health officials want to hold social media companies accountable for growing rates of mental illness and obesity in children and teens.
President Donald Trump's first wife, Ivana, is reportedly waging a battle against adult obesity in America. The memoirist announced Thursday that she will join forces with Gianluca Mech, TV diet expert and inventor of the "Italiano Diet," to promote a diet plan that allows its users to "eat pasta, cookies, and lose weight."