Fewer Heavy Americans Are Trying to Lose Weight, Study FindsFewer overweight Americans have been trying to lose weight in recent years, and researchers wonder if fat acceptance could be among the reasons.
Study Shows Doctors Need to Address Obesity in ChildrenA new St. Louis University study says doctors need to do a better job addressing weight issues in hospitalized children.
New Drug for Obesity to Show Promising ResultsA new way to fight obesity is an injectable drug that is showing promising results.
City Bolsters Efforts to Curb Childhood ObesityThe City of St. Louis has received $60,000 in grants from the Morehouse School of Medicine to
Missouri Losing the Battle of the BulgeMissouri made it into the top 12 obese states with 30-point-3 percent of the population unable to turn down that second corn dog.
The Obesity Rankings are Out36 percent of Jefferson County residents report a body mass index of greater than thirty, making them obese.