Thinking of getting your child his or her own TV? You might want to reconsider.
According to new research out of Mt. Sinai’s Icahn School of Medicine, grilled and broiled meats have now been linked weight gain, diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease.
I am often asked about common sense steps to help us eat the healthiest diets. Here are my ‘common sense’ tips.
The Borgata Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City set off a firestorm of criticism when it implemented a policy barring fat servers from the bar.
An Atlantic City casino can control how much weight that its cocktail servers gain.
It’s an interesting question, and now, researchers at Drexel University’s School of Public Health may have the answer: yes.
We don’t talk about hypothyroidism that much but it is relatively common and very important to know if you have the condition.
A New York restaurant and bar is being sued by two waitresses who claim that their bosses forced them to step on the scale at work regularly before they could start waiting tables. Is that legal?
Adult obesity rates increased in more than half the states during the past year. The news about childhood obesity rates is even worse.
It may just be one of the biggest reasons for people putting on unwanted weight – not enough time to eat and eating on the run.
Parents of overweight or obese children who think their problems will disappear during the teen years, think again. Research shows children’s activity levels decline as they reach adolescence.
Following bariatric surgery, weight loss alone is not the only risk for cardiovascular disease. A healthy diet is crucial.
A new study finds that, in women, there is an association between rotating night shift work and the risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
What you DO over Thanksgiving, besides eat, will help you to burn off all the extra calories you consume.
A local expert says the return to school, especially for college freshman, is an extremely stressful time that can set off an eating disorder.