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Obesity-Related Pain Contributes to Opioid Use
Long-term use of prescription opioids for chronic pain is more common among people who are overweight or obese, a new study finds. As a group, these individuals are more likely ...
June 27, 2019
Sleeping With Lights on and Weight Gain in Women Linked in New Study
Keeping a lot of light on while you snooze—such as from a television or bright nightlight—has been linked ...
June 11, 2019
Wire Service Content
Adverse Effects of Antipsychotic Drugs in Children
We’ve all wished for it at one time or another. It may have been with your son who ...
June 3, 2019
Kelly Brogan MD Team
How Genes Control Your Taste for Sugar
You might love sugary doughnuts, but your friends find them too sweet and only take small nibbles. That’s ...
May 2, 2019
Daniel Liang-Dar Hwang
‘World’s Heaviest Kid’ Loses Nearly 200Lbs in Crazy Transformation
By the age of 10, Arya Permana, was so obese he was unable to move from his bed ...
April 5, 2019
Farmed Salmon: Does Cheaper Fish Come With Increased Risk of Cancer?
Anyone trying to eat a little bit healthier knows just how important it is to include fish in ...
April 2, 2019
6 Signs of Food Addiction to Watch out For—Do You Crave Food Even When Full?
After writing a number of articles about how certain individuals shed more than 100 pounds by altering their ...
February 28, 2019
Does Having a Larger Frame Lead to Fat-Shaming? Regardless, You Can Rise Above and Beyond
How do we all view our bodies? More importantly, how do we view ourselves? Also, how do we ...
January 18, 2019
Sugar-Ban Mania and Worldwide Obesity
Commentary LONDON—I'm not a medical practitioner, but the understanding that sugar equals obesity and diabetes has fascinated me for ...
December 30, 2018
Mexican Known as ‘World’s Most Obese Man’ Loses Nearly Half His Weight in Gastric Surgery
Losing a few pounds doesn’t seem like an impossible thing to do—it’s just a matter of hitting the ...
December 24, 2018
Weight Loss After Menopause Tied to Lower Breast Cancer Risk
Older women who lose weight may have a lower risk of developing invasive breast cancer than those who ...
November 18, 2018
America’s Obesity Crisis Poses Threat to National Security, Report Says
The U.S. military is grappling with a growing threat from an unlikely source: America’s obesity crisis, a new report ...
October 24, 2018
Is Apple Cider Vinegar Good for You? A Doctor Weighs In
When my brother and I were kids back in the ‘80s, we loved going to Long John Silver’s. ...
October 8, 2018
Weight Loss Cleanses: Do They Work?
As the global obesity epidemic continues, so does the search for easy and rapid weight loss solutions. In ...
September 28, 2018
Big Food Wants You To Believe Obesity is Caused by Lack of Exercise not Junk Food and the Spin Is Working
There are now more than 700 million obese people worldwide, 108 million of them children, reported the New ...
August 24, 2018
Junk Food: What Are We Eating and Why?
Junk food—it’s a term people use loosely, and it can mean different things depending on the person. Pizza ...
January 22, 2018
Should We Eat Breakfast Like a King, Lunch Like a Prince, and Dinner Like a Pauper?
We all know the adage, “eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince, and dinner like a ...
January 3, 2018
How Size Inflation Enables US Obesity
It is a sad fact that many want to ignore. The more we work out, the more "diet ...
October 13, 2017
In Response to ‘Coke, Pepsi, and the Obesity Time Bomb’
Dear Editor, Michael Jacobson's recent opinion piece, "Coke, Pepsi, and the Obesity Time Bomb," June 29, misleads your ...
June 30, 2016
Coke, Pepsi, and the Obesity Time Bomb
A new study reveals a global obesity time bomb. For the first time in history, more of the ...
June 29, 2016
Michael F. Jacobson
Is Your Overeating a Psychiatric Disorder? Big Pharma Hopes So
More than two thirds of U.S. adults are now overweight and it is fair to say that almost ...
May 18, 2016
Sugar Modified to Make Your Brain Happy With Fewer Calories
Will the food industry accept it?
May 12, 2016
How the American Diet Sets a Bad Example for the World
The average American diet is the worst!
May 7, 2016
Key to Lasting Weight Loss Is Understanding Insulin
About one-third of U.S. children and more than two-thirds of U.S. adults are either overweight or obese, according ...
May 4, 2016
Canada in Brief, Feb. 25-Mar. 2
Senate committee urges overhaul of Canada's Food Guide to combat obesity OTTAWA—A Senate committee is calling for a ...
March 2, 2016
The Canadian Press
The US Has Some of the Least Healthy People in the World—Here Is Why
Despite the wonders of the Western diet, the United States has some of the least fit people in ...
January 18, 2016
Successful Weight Loss Starts With Our Emotional Connection to Food
It's not about depriving yourself, it's about understanding why you're eating.
December 14, 2015
John Paul Stevens, Former Supreme Court Justice, Dies at 99
The Associated Press
EU Threatens Venezuela With More Sanctions Over Human Rights Violations
, Special to The Epoch Times
Facebook Under Bipartisan Attack Over Its Libra Digital Money
Trump’s Reelection Campaign Launches ‘Women for Trump’ Coalition
House Rules That Pelosi’s Criticism of Trump Tweets Violates Chamber Rules
Religious Persecution a Global Crisis Needing Urgent Action, US Ambassador Says
, Epoch Times
AOC Responds to Trump’s ‘Don’t Have a Racist Bone’ Tweet