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Feeding Kids Fat: A Balancing Act

Despite worldwide alarm about rising childhood obesity, health experts are warning that fat should not be cut completely from children's diets.

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Birds Of A Feather...

What influence do family and friends have on your health? And how important are you to theirs?

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Time Pays Off For Parents

Spending quality time with your kids has been shown to directly affect child obesity rates.

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Waist-To-Hip Ratio Helps Predict Heart Disease Risk

The waist-to-hip ratio may be a better predictor of cardiovascular disease risk than body mass index.

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NEATen-Up Your Workplace To Lose Weight

Research from the influential Mayo Clinic suggests that workplaces may be a key venue to tackling obesity. Our offices may never be the same again.

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Lifestyle Vital After Breast Cancer

Paying attention to a healthy lifestyle can improve a woman's chance of survival after a diagnosis of breast cancer according to two new studies.

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Eating: The Upside Of Slow

When it comes to eating, there are a number of arguments for taking it slow and paying more attention.

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Sitting Ducks For Weight Gain

The more a man sits at his desk, the more likely he is to be overweight.

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Fast Food Upsizing Children

Children who eat away from home often are more likely to be overweight and have a poor-quality diet.

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Body Of Evidence On Bingeing

Binge drinking isn't just bad for hangovers. It will also increase your chances of being overweight.

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Simple Solution To Obesity?

Simple changes in eating patterns may be integral to improving the prevention and treatment of obesity.

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Overweight & At Risk

The impact of being overweight goes beyond not being able to do up your jeans. A report has exposed some alarming risks.

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What Are Your Kids Eating?

With the number of overweight kids ballooning, it's increasingly vital to encourage young people to be physically active. It's also high time to review what our children are eating.

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Going Nuts Over Your Weight?

Eating nuts is healthy and shouldn't lead to weight gain - at least that's what current thinking suggests.

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Obesity-Breast Cancer Link

Oestrogen has unlocked yet another mystery. It appears to explain the relationship between obesity and breast cancer in post-menopausal women.

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