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The DMV ranked 86th out of the 100 fattest cities in a recent survey by D.C.-based WalletHub. (Photo: AP)

Fattest Cities in America

DMV Ranks 86th Out of 100 Fattest Cities Americans are the fattest people in the world. More than 70 percent of the U.S. population is overweight or obese, but a recent study by D.C.-based WalletHub, a personal finance website that ranks American states and cities on a variety of
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Individuals who struggle with anorexia are often experts at hiding their weight loss. (Photo: Northwestern University)

Healthy Eating

Spotting the Symptoms of Eating Disorders Millions of people across the United States struggle with eating disorders. With so much public discussion about obesity and healthy eating, conversations about weight and BMI – or body mass index – can even make the problem worse. “As we
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A recent study by Kings College London researchers did not find a link between meal time and obesity. (Photo: Getty Images)

Meal Time

Study: No Link Between Meal Time, Obesity Researchers at King’s College London have found no significant link between eating the evening meal after 8 p.m, and excess weight in children, according to a paper published this month in the British Journal of Nutrition. Previous
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