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A computer algorithm finds you'll save thousands of dollars over your lifetime by reaching a healthy weight.
Sara Riemersma overdosed on pain medication. Spectrum Health saved her life. As a paramedic, she's now paying it forward, saving other lives.
Researchers are trying to understand the connection between the condition and coronary heart disease in women.
Study: A typical 50-year-old with hypertension could gain three extra years of life by aggressively treating the condition.
Pediatrics group calls for more research into artificial sweeteners and their effect on children's health.
While issues like high blood pressure, high cholesterol and diabetes are more likely to affect people with obesity, those with normal weight aren't free of risk.
Study: Body fat around the arteries secretes a protein that becomes toxic to blood vessels.
Study: Indulging in the occasional siesta might reduce your risk of heart disease and stroke.
About 40% of men say they've been discriminated against or stereotyped because of their size.
A fat-storing protein that helped our ancestors avoid starvation may today play an outsized role in excess fat storage—in times of plenty.
Bariatric surgery gave a Michigan couple the edge they needed to shed pounds. But the real progress came when they confronted their lifelong emotional burdens.