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Eating Disorder Orthorexia On The Rise

“What it essentially means is that someone is obsessed with eating only healthy food that they consider to be pure.”

05/01/2013

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Eating Disorder Orthorexia On The Rise

A growing number of people are eliminating entire food groups, seeing only negative qualities in things like dairy, eggs, meats, grains, and fats.

04/30/2013

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Study Finds ‘Mixed Weight’ Couples Have More Daily Fights

A weight difference between partners is increasingly becoming a source of conflict.

03/18/2013

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Local Cancer Survivors Stand By Armstrong After Doping Confession

Lance Armstrong is trying to rehabilitate his crumbling public image. But his legacy of goodwill is doing some of that work for him.

01/17/2013

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Too Much Of A Good Thing? Extreme Performance Athletes May Be At Risk For Cardiac Arrhythmias

You probably know that regular, moderate exercise can result in many health benefits. But you may be surprised to learn that prolonged, intensive endurance exercise on an Olympian scale can actually damage your heart.

01/04/2013

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How To Be Healthy In The New Year

Most New Year’s resolutions center around two things, health and wealth!

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/01/2013

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Local Doctor Says Two Food Additives Can Ruin Diet

Renowned biochemist, Dr. Barbara Corkey of the Boston University School of Medicine, is trying to get to the bottom of what makes people put on weight.

05/09/2012

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Many Common Prescription Drugs Can Cause Weight Gain

Prescription medications are meant to make us feel better, but many have a side effect that isn’t that well known. They can cause weight gain.

04/17/2012

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Study: Looking To Lose Weight? Stick To The Basics

Obese Americans can still lose weight the old-fashioned way, according researchers at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.

04/10/2012

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‘Off Our Rockers’ Program Promotes Health In Gardner Schools

It focuses on fitness and nutrition for students in kindergarten through third grade.

03/21/2012

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