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Obese Teens More Likely To Develop Colorectal Cancer

Researchers have found that obese teens are more than twice as likely to develop colorectal cancer, compared to normal weight adolescents.

10/09/2014

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USDA Report: Americans Are Eating Healthier

According to the report, “Changes in Eating Patterns and Diet Quality Among Working-Age Adults, 2005-2010,” more adults are checking out the Nutrition Facts Panel on most food packages.

10/06/2014

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The 5 Best Steps To Prevent Heart Disease

According to a study which followed over 20,000 men in Sweden for 11 years, five factors had the greatest impact on health: diet, exercise, smoking, weight circumference, and alcohol consumption.

09/23/2014

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Video: LeSean McCoy Throws 45-Pound Plate Really, Really Far

Eagles running back LeSean McCoy tossed a 45-pound plate like a “frisbee.”

08/11/2014

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Study: Stress, High-fat Meals Combine For Added Pounds

We all know too much stress can be bad for your health, but it can also be bad for your waistline.

07/14/2014

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Parents Of Young Children Are Heavier Than Non-Parents

Researchers found parents of young children were heavier and ate more calories, fatty foods, and sugary drinks than women without children.

06/04/2014

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Exposure To Natural Light May Influence Body Weight

Twenty minutes of natural light in the morning is associated with leaner figures.

04/25/2014

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Treating Osteoarthritis

When we talk about osteoarthritis, part of it is lifestyle and part of it is medical treatment as well.

04/18/2014

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Yes, You Can Be Too Thin

You might be surprised that research has found that being underweight puts people at even higher risk of dying early than obesity.

04/09/2014

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Fight Against Childhood Obesity Making Strides

A plan to fight childhood obesity may be making some inroads, thanks to a companies that package food and consumers who buy it.

02/23/2014

Diet Myths

The Common Sense Diet

I am often asked about common sense steps to help us eat the healthiest diets. Here are my ‘common sense’ tips.

10/17/2013

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Governor Chris Christie Raps Rival Over Apparent Dig At Weight

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is criticizing his Democratic opponent for what he says was a mocking reference to his weight.

09/03/2013

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Studying Anorexia Nervosa

When you look at it closely, the numbers are quite concerning. Anorexia nervosa affects more than 1 out of every hundred women with teens and young adults the most vulnerable.

07/15/2013

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Health: Mixed-Weight Couples

Are you in a mixed marriage when it comes to weight? As Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl tells us, it’s worse if the woman is overweight.

03/18/2013

Stigall Show Log 2.7.13

Chris updates the case of the City of Philadelphia pursuing Yuengling Brewery for over $6 million is disputed taxes and how New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s weight will effect his political career. He talks to Senator Pat Toomey, David Martosko from the Daily Caller, and Author Jonathan Last about his book, Demographic Disaster.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–02/07/2013

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