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Every time we do a story on TV about obesity, I usually joke (off camera of course), “There are those headless people again.” We’re careful not to offend anyone about being overweight, or make them feel uncomfortable, so we show them from the neck down. Apparently discretion isn’t ┬ádoing them any favors. The latest obesity report found that Americans are packing on the pounds. Adult obesity rates increased in 16 states in… Read More

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Two stories making the news this week would indicate Americans’ voracious appetite for food isn’t subsiding: 1) is going to church making people fat?, and 2) “muffin top” has an official, new meaning. Praise the lard? Pass the (dinner) plate All those potlucks, pizza parties or just long hours sitting in the pews, may have some unintended consequences. A study by Northwestern Medicine found that the faithful are more likely to become… Read More

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