• Why dieting doesn't work

    2/20/14 4:57 PM Comment

    If you've tried every diet out there, but you still can't lose weight, don't worry - there's good news! It may not be your fault.

  • Avatar videos help women lose weight, researcher says

    11/21/13 2:03 PM

    The premise of the project involves watching an avatar shop for healthy food; a virtual world that's the brainchild of Melissa Napolitano, an associate professor at George Washington University.

  • Thigh gap trend possibly dangerous

    10/4/13 2:06 PM

    Experts in eating disorders are concerned about an Internet-fueled trend in which teenage girls and young women pursue an elusive and possibly dangerous weight-loss goal: to become so slender that their thighs don't touch.

  • Miki Sudo wins Buffalo wing contest

    9/2/13 2:27 PM

    A 115-pound woman from Las Vegas chowed down 178 wings in 12 minutes at the U.S. Professional Wing Eating Championship in Buffalo on Sunday.

  • How to avoid stress eating and weight gain

    7/22/13 2:26 PM Comment

    While stress can cause many different ailments, including high blood pressure, heart disease and obesity, weight gain is also a major side effect.