The soldiers often call Dr. Adam Tattelbaum, a plastic surgeon, in a panic. They need liposuction, and fast. A number of military personnel are turning to the surgical procedure to remove excess fat from around the waist so they can pass the Pentagon’s body fat test, which can determine their future prospects in the military.
Researchers have discovered that obesity – while already visually and scientifically evident – can also be detected on a person’s breath.
Public research and analytics outfit Gallup has learned that West Virginia has the highest rate of obese persons in America.
Gov. Chris Christie lashed out Wednesday at a former White House doctor who said she worries about him dying in office because he is so heavy, telling her to “shut up.”
A new study released recently in the European Heart Journal says that you can be obese and still fit.
Toddlers who watch too much television will also widen their waistlines, according to a University of Montreal study published this week.
The Food and Drug Administration has approved Arena Pharmaceutical’s anti-obesity pill Belviq, the first new prescription drug for long-term weight loss to enter the U.S. market in over a decade.
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