Tagged With Obesity

How to calculate your BMI to see if you're eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine

CDC: People with a very high or a very low BMI have a much higher risk of severe COVID-19

Check to see if your BMI is in the 'obese' range, because you may be able to get an early COVID-19 vaccine

Don't deny yourself a vaccine because of guilt or shame around a high BMI. If you're eligible, go for it.

Check to see if your BMI is in the 'obese' range, because you may be able to get an early COVID-19 vaccine

A large study says it's impossible to be 'fat and fit,' but a fitness expert disagrees

Skipping dinner could lead to weight gain and obesity, according to a large new study

Researchers believe 'magic' mushrooms have the potential to curb obesity

People with more brown fat are healthier, fitter, and less likely to develop heart disease, according to a study of 50,000 people

As an obese woman, I felt it was important that I exercise during my pregnancy. New research suggests I was right.

Food brands spend $1.8 billion advertising to kids – but increasingly, child YouTubers are plugging their products for free

Eating a lot of processed foods could cause your body to age more quickly, a new study suggests

People who eat late at night tend to consume more calories and junk food overall, a study found

Severe obesity is linked to a higher risk of death from the coronavirus among men, regardless of underlying health conditions

Venice is reducing the number of tourists allowed on gondolas because it says some are so fat 'it's like bombs loading on'

A new hands-off weight loss program helped people lose more pounds than they would in intensive courses, a study found

In the largest-ever study of coronavirus cases outside China, 26% of patients died. Their symptoms came in 'clusters.'

Nancy Pelosi calls Trump 'morbidly obese' and says it's not a good idea for him to take hydroxychloroquine

An entire town in New York is being put on a diet to prevent obesity-related coronavirus complications

Doctors are bracing for the coronavirus pandemic to meet America's obesity epidemic. Some experts worry the stigma could be dangerous by itself.