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Federal health regulators say they have approved an inflatable medical balloon that helps patients lose weight by filling up space in the stomach.
A 560-pound man biking across the United States to lose weight hit a snag in Rhode Island.
Some are calling liraglutide,a new drug approved for weight loss, a 'gamechanger' in the fight against obesity, but a new study finds the drug also carries significant side effects.
Nearly all Irish adults are likely to be overweight in 15 years' time, said a study Wednesday that warned of a European "obesity crisis of enormous proportions."
An electronic pill that enables you to enjoy your meal without giving you the urge to overeat is in the works at an Israeli start-up and making headlines in the medical community.
There are six major types of obesity, according to a study conducted in the U.S. and the U.K.
A much-hailed law that restricted the opening of new stand-alone fast-food restaurants in one of the poorest sections of Los Angeles did not curb obesity or improve diets, a new study found.
A new study has found that people who regularly cook using the recipes they see on cooking shows weigh significantly more than those who don’t.
An expert committee has issued new guidelines for family doctors instructing them on how to help address the ballooning problem of adult obesity.
U.S. federal regulators have approved an appetite-suppressing implant designed to treat obesity by zapping nerves that connect the stomach and the brain.
Head Start programs have been shown to help poor children do better in school, but they may also help them fight obesity, a study suggests.