obesity

FOOD

Slow Your Roll and Chew Your Food

Eating more slowly is an under-appreciated way to be a little healthier.
Grant Stoddard
2 days ago
body

The Results of the First American Gut Project Are In

In the largest citizen science experiment to date, more than 11,000 people sent poop samples to a San Diego lab.
Daniel McDonald
5.18.18
mental health

Internalizing Stigma Is Bad For Your Health

What happens when negative stereotyping comes from within.
Harriet Brown
4.13.18
Fighting Words

The Average Mexican Now Drinks 371 Bottles of Soda a Year

Free trade is making other countries fat and sick.
Pranav Reddy
2.14.18
Weight Loss

Why Do Americans Keep Getting Fatter?

Millions of people are trying to lose weight, and most of them will fail.
Kenneth Cusi
1.5.18
Transformations

I’m Scared of Who I’ll Become After Weight Loss Surgery

"A skinny me is a complete stranger."
Elizabeth A. Johnson
11.1.17
mental health

Binge Eating Often Goes Hand in Hand With ADD

And one drug can actually treat both.
Vivien Fellegi
8.30.17
loneliness

Being Lonely Is Really, Really Bad For You

The health risks may be on par with obesity.
Jesse Hicks
8.7.17
Race

People See Fat Asian-Americans as 'More American' Than Thin Ones

Just...wow.
Jesse Hicks
8.3.17
You're Smarter Than That

New CDC Head Used Coca-Cola Funding for Anti-Obesity Programs

And she’d consider accepting Coke money for federal programs.
Jesse Hicks
7.24.17
weighty matters

The Inevitable Weight Gain of Adulthood Doesn't End Well

Gaining just 11 pounds is linked to health problems, like death.
Amber Brenza
7.18.17
Phys Ed

19-Year-Olds Are as Inactive as 60-Year-Olds

Just one of the bleak findings from a new study.
Jesse Hicks
6.19.17
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