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Eating Chocolate Cake For Breakfast Helps You Lose Weight

A study has found that eating chocolate first thing in the morning for breakfast is actually good for you.

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

4 Weight-Loss Tips Inspired by Brazil

Get your samba on, because Brazil is shaping up in a big way. While obesity is increasingly becoming a health crisis throughout South America, that continent’s biggest and most populous nation is busy hosting world-class international sporting events li

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

After ‘The Biggest Loser,’ Their Bodies Fought to Regain Weight

Contestants lost hundreds of pounds during Season 8, but gained them back. A study of their struggles helps explain why so many people fail to keep off the weight they lose.

Health & Fitness | Health News

Weight Can Tip the Scale in a Home Decision

A University of Utah study in the International Journal of Obesity finds that obese women are much more likely to choose less walkable neighborhoods with heavier residents

News | Health & Wellbeing

My Take On That Biggest Loser Study

If you haven't seen the New York Times article describing a new ...

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

The Fat Feline | Tips for Overweight Cats

Exercise and regular meals can keep your cat from gaining weight.

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Ideal Protein - Discover A Complete Weight Loss and Stable Weight Maintenance Diet Protocol - Pacific Palisades

Portner Medical Corp Recommends the Ideal Protein Weight Loss Method. List of Weight Loss Successes?

Advice & Self-Help | Advice & Self-Help

Your Job May Be The Reason Why You're Fat

A certain kind of job stress can be so difficult to deal with it winds up contributing to an employee's waistline.

Advice & Self-Help | Advice & Self-Help

Numbers don't lie: Sugar driving high obesity rates

The American Heart Association recommends 6 or less teaspoons of sugar per day for women, and 9 or less teaspoons for men, but the average consumption is 22 or more teaspoons daily.

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

Standing and exercise linked to lower odds of obesity

Standing for at least one-quarter of the day has been linked to lower odds of obesity in a new study led by the American Cancer Society in collaboration with The Cooper Institute, the University of Texas, and the University of Georgia. The study appears i

Family & Parenting | Family and Parenting

How to Get Your Children to Eat Better

The secret to introducing new foods to picky eaters is tiny tastes and early exposure to more varied flavors

News | Health & Wellbeing

Understanding the Human Health-Illness Continuum

A unified approach to the human health-illness continuum.

Health & Fitness | Health Articles

Weight-Loss Surgery Might Reduce Serious Asthma Flare-Ups – WebMD

Emergency visits, hospitalizations for airway disease dropped by half after procedure, study finds

Advice & Self-Help | Advice & Self-Help

Always Hungry? Here’s Why

Are we fat because we overeat, or do we overeat because we’re fat?