Weight loss surgery may offer hope of significant and lasting weight loss.
As we age, weight gain becomes an issue that is not only discouraging but, for some, very dangerous.
A proposal on Beacon Hill would eliminate controversial letters that inform parents of their child’s Body Mass Index.
State lawmakers will consider legislation Tuesday, that would ban so called “fat letters.”
Screening for kids’ Body Mass Index became standard practice in schools across the state in 2010 and 2011.
Obesity is a continuing issue among kids…and Massachusetts is not immune to the problem.