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When a pregnant mother is undernourished, her child is at a greater risk of developing obesity and type 2 diabetes, in part due to so-called 'epigenetic' effects.
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Wheat is an ingredient in processed foods ranging from your morning cereal to your lunchtime sandwich to your evening eclair dessert.
One of the hottest fads this summer: Cutting carbohydrates. But Dr. Mehmet Oz says that a new diet can help you consume selected carbohydrates and succeed at weight loss.
Tech firm Nutripilot, run by CEO Melanie Rubery , is teaming up with a North Carolina tech firm to help expand the reach of its nutrition app.
People are paying attention to nutrition information on menus, suggests new research from the Centers for Disease Control.
A healthy chicken salad school lunch, prepared under federal guidelines, sitting on display at the cafeteria at Draper Middle School in Rotterdam, N.Y., Sept.
With the escalating rate of obesity, more scientists are focusing on what really works for weight loss .
Exercising and spending more time outdoors in the summer can leave you sweaty, hot and thirsty.
By Melinda Carstensen Public health advocates are fighting for more transparency of added sugars in foods, but some high-profile lobbyists are trying to thwart those efforts.
A member of the WOWT staff since 1990, Roger Hamer has covered everything from National Championship games to presidential visits.
S'mores and Summer just seem to go hand in hand. Nothing quite like them as a treat or dessert.
If Barack Obama is the Celebrity-in-Chief, then Michelle Obama is the Hypocrite-in-Chief, forcing schools to abide by overly strict school lunch regulations while she chows down on whatever kind of food she feels like eating, healthy or not.
Don't wait for your kids to tell you they're thirsty before offering them water, experts say.
FORMER Falmouth mayor David Breacker died alone in his "filthy" home only days after his 72nd birthday, following years of self neglect and alcohol abuse despite numerous attempts to help him, an inquest heard last week.
Only 27% of kids ages 12-15 meet the recommended limit of two hours or less of TV plus computer use daily, new government statistics show.
A new study suggests that under-exercising, rather than overeating, may be at the heart of America's obesity epidemic.
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