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Tall Women Live Longer, But Size Matters Less for Men

Height and weight have a greater effect on lifespan in women than in men, Dutch researchers say.

By Diane Domina
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Fighting Obesity With Photography

Photographer Gregg Segal hopes his work can raise awareness about childhood obesity and the impacts of our modern diets.

By Amy Hendel, P.A.
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Will the Future in Dieting be Guided by Genetics?

Struggling to lose weight? Science may soon be able to match a diet to your personal genetics.

By Amy Hendel, P.A.
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Teen 'Rebellion' Motivates Healthier Eating

If you’re a parent, you’ve likely tried some reverse psychology on your kids, with results both good and bad. Two studies suggest that teens will choose healthier fare when they think it’s a rebellious act, or being cool, or because they’re inspired ...

By Amy Hendel, P.A.