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Gays, lesbians face certain health challenges
By Randy Dotinga HealthDay Reporter
They're more likely to smoke, binge drink, but also more likely to get regular exercise
Casual sex good for your health? Depends
Stress may make it harder to burn calories
Worried women could be prone to weight gain, study suggests
Stress, depression raise stroke risk
Obesity epidemic hitting hispanics hard
Severe obesity most common among young adults, setting them up for health problems later in life
The main culprit of the obesity epidemic
Sharp rise seen in number of Americans who didn't exercise, while calorie intake stayed steady
Are fruits, veggies a 'magic bullet' for weight loss?
If you don't reduce your calorie intake, you won't slim down, researcher warns
The health risks to using bee pollen for weight loss
Some contain undeclared ingredients that can harm people with high blood pressure, other ailments, agency says
Appetite-curbing implant to help severely obese?
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter
Agency committee says nerve-stimulating device may offer more benefits than risks
Summer is here, and so is your kid's weight gain
By Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter
For certain kids, summer vacation adds unwanted pounds, review finds
Fast weight loss may mean muscle loss, too
Study volunteers eating 500 calories a day lost more muscle than those eating more than twice as much
Weight gain fears keep smokers from quitting
Docs can help by addressing diet maintenance in cessation plans, researchers say
Is healthy obesity a myth?
By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter
Study found even with normal blood pressure, cholesterol and blood sugar levels, the obese had more artery plaque
Morning light may help you stay slim
By Serena Gordon HealthDay Reporter
Study found people tended to be leaner if they got sun exposure earlier, rather than later, in day
News | Is 'grazing' the best approach for weight loss?
By Kathleen Doheny HealthDay Reporter
News | Does drinking water promote weight loss?
News | Wider waistline, shorter lifespan?
News | Weight Loss Surgery May Help Diabetes
News | Weight-loss surgery linked to fewer heart attacks, deaths
By Steven Reinberg
News | As Gastric Banding Increases, So May Complications
News | Fitness may lower death risk even without weight loss
By Amanda Gardner
News | Mid-Morning Snacks May Thwart Diets
By Kathleen Doheny
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