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Body Mass Index Calculator Rather than relying only on the bathroom scale to tell you if you're overweight, experts say...
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Obesity Basics: What Is It? How Is It Treated?
Obesity Basics: What Is It? How Is It Treated? There is an epidemic of obesity in this country, health experts say. But...
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Obesity
Obesity People can become obese by taking in more calories than they burn. Obesity also appears to be influenced by gen...
Fast Facts
The more body fat you have and the more you weigh, the higher your risk for health problems, including type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, and heart disease.
About Weight
Maintain a Healthy Weight for a Lifetime
Maintain a Healthy Weight for a Lifetime How do some people lose weight and keep it off? How do some people avoid the n...
Balanced Ways to Attain a Healthy Weight
Balanced Ways to Attain a Healthy Weight According to the CDC's 2005-2006 National Health and Nutrition Examination Sur...
Determining Your Body Mass Index
Determining Your Body Mass Index What is body mass index? Determining how much you should weigh is not a simple matter ...
What's Your Healthy Weight?
What's Your Healthy Weight? In today's society, the media hound celebrities whether they lose a pound or gain one, so i...
Potbellies Warn of Later Problems
Potbellies Warn of Later Problems You were a pretty good jock in high school, and in your 20s you tried everything from...
The Reality Behind Metabolism Myths
The Reality Behind Metabolism Myths So can we really change our metabolism or are we predestined to having a slugging m...
Keep Moving to Manage Your Weight
Keep Moving to Manage Your Weight You can lose weight by dieting, exercising, or a combination of both. Including exerc...
About Obesity
Overview of Obesity
Overview of Obesity Facts about obesity Overweight and obesity together make up a leading preventable cause of death in...
Preventing Obesity
Preventing Obesity in Children and Teens Facts about prevention Obesity is a chronic disease affecting increasing numbe...
Six Facts on Obesity
Six Facts on Obesity We've all heard warnings, yet many of us keep gaining weight. According to the CDC, more than one-...