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Options for Weight Loss Surgery

Weight loss surgery may offer hope of significant and lasting weight loss.

02/20/2015

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Weight Gain and Age: Avoiding that Middle-Age Bulge

As we age, weight gain becomes an issue that is not only discouraging but, for some, very dangerous.

02/20/2015

Letters

Beacon Hill Weighs Public Opinion On Student ‘Fat Letters’

A proposal on Beacon Hill would eliminate controversial letters that inform parents of their child’s Body Mass Index.

09/10/2013

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Lawmakers To Consider Banning ‘Fat Letters’

State lawmakers will consider legislation Tuesday, that would ban so called “fat letters.”

09/10/2013

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State Reconsiders Body Mass Index Testing In Schools

Screening for kids’ Body Mass Index became standard practice in schools across the state in 2010 and 2011.

07/10/2013

Obesity Study

The Parent Report: Obesity Study

Obesity is a continuing issue among kids…and Massachusetts is not immune to the problem.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/16/2011