Obesity

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VIDEO: Understanding Food Cues

Understanding how hunger and external food cues cause changes in the brain and their potential consequences for obesity, binge eating and other eating disorders.

02/10/2015

Professor Chad Cowan (WBZ-TV)

Boston Researchers Working On ‘Treadmill In A Pill’

Boston researchers say they have captured the weight loss benefits of a treadmill in a pill.

01/07/2015

Diet, Scale, Resolutions

The Dreaded Weight Loss Plan

The commercials for weight loss started right after Christmas this year.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/06/2015

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Losing Weight For The New Year

The commercials for weight loss started right after Christmas this year.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/07/2014

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Harvard Researcher Explains Importance Of Early Obesity Prevention

“How early should obesity prevention start?” That’s the name of a “perspective” in Thursday’s New England Journal of Medicine.

11/14/2013

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Local Doctor On Obesity Crisis

Massachusetts and Rhode Island were among the states with the lowest obesity rate.

08/16/2012

New York City is nicknamed "The Big Apple." (Photo credit: SAJJAD HUSSAIN/AFP/Getty Images)

‘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

Diet, Scale, Resolutions

New Year’s Resolutions: Lose Weight

We are inundated by TV programs and commercials for dieting, dieting supplements, gym membership and exercise equipment.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/17/2012

A doctor examines an x-ray of a patient with gout.

Simple Steps Can Decrease Risk Of Developing Gout

Gout, a painful condition that causes severe pain in the joints, is becoming more prevalent.

10/25/2011

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