Latest Overweight Stories

2014-02-10 16:26:27

Study authors urge parents to keep kids active and strengthen bones early ROSEMONT, Ill., Feb.

2014-02-07 23:22:43

New Classes Make It Easier to Lose Weight Houston, TX (PRWEB) February 07, 2014 When an individual is overweight or obese, that person can easily feel

Obesity Starts In Kindergarten
2014-01-30 13:44:15

Childhood obesity can begin in kindergarten, according to a new study by researchers from Emory University's Rollins School of Public Health.

2014-01-30 08:30:22

Annual 'Weight of the Union' Survey Indicates Current Attitudes on Health and Activity HASTINGS, Minn., Jan.

2014-01-23 23:01:40

The Texas Association for Bariatric Surgery is hosting a meeting in San Antonio on January 25 to discuss what can be done to stop America's obesity crisis and help people lead healthier lifestyles.

2014-01-22 23:30:07

Local martial arts school combats adult obesity with information, motivation and exercise. Houston, TX (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 Travis Tooke, owner of

2014-01-22 20:22:25

Obesity continues to reach record levels across the globe, making the work of the first-rate team at Dr. Feiz & Associates more essential than ever. LOS ANGELES, Jan.

2014-01-22 11:45:33

Public health researchers from The University of Manchester have found single dietary interventions are not effective at increasing fruit and vegetable consumption among overweight children and will not halt the global epidemic in childhood obesity.

2014-01-16 09:59:10

Being overweight or obese does not lead to improved survival among patients with type 2 diabetes.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.