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Study Shows Doctors Need to Address Obesity in Children

A new St. Louis University study says doctors need to do a better job addressing weight issues in hospitalized children.

08/06/2015

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New Drug for Obesity to Show Promising Results

A new way to fight obesity is an injectable drug that is showing promising results.

07/02/2015

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City Bolsters Efforts to Curb Childhood Obesity

The City of St. Louis has received $60,000 in grants from the Morehouse School of Medicine to

03/25/2014

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Missouri Losing the Battle of the Bulge

Missouri made it into the top 12 obese states with 30-point-3 percent of the population unable to turn down that second corn dog.

08/14/2012

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The Obesity Rankings are Out

36 percent of Jefferson County residents report a body mass index of greater than thirty, making them obese.

04/06/2012

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