Are you at a weight that lets you feel and look your best? If not, it's time to start managing your weight.
Obesity is not just a “weight problem.” Obesity is a long-term disease that can cause serious health problems. It can affect both adults and children. Watch and learn what obesity is and the steps you can take to get to a healthy weight.
Detailed information on obesity, including obesity causes, obesity health effects, obesity medical treatment, obesity surgical treatment, maintaining weight loss, and obesity prevention
Detailed information on obesity and cardiovascular disease, including risk factors
for heart disease and information for losing weight and lowering your risk
There is an epidemic of obesity in this country, health experts say. But what is obesity?
How is it measured?
Most children become obese because of a poor diet, lack of physical activity, and
other lifestyle issues. In rare cases, however, a child's excess weight may be because
of a specific illness.
Obesity is when a teen has too much body fat. Obesity is a serious, long-term disease.
Whatever treatment plan a person follows, losing weight slowly will be more effective
and healthy over the long-term.
Getting older doesn't have to mean getting wider, the experts say. The first step
in the fight against flab is knowing your opponent. Take the following quiz to find
out how well armed you are.
Gay and lesbian teens are often targets of bullying, harassment, and aggression. Anti-gay
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assault. Here's what you need to know.
Obesity is a serious, chronic disease that can inflict substantial harm to a person’s
health. Learn about obesity causes and obesity health effects.