obesity

Food

Slow Your Roll and Chew Your Food

Eating more slowly is an under-appreciated way to be a little healthier.
Grant Stoddard
12.17.18
chile

Chile's New Food Labeling Laws Have Created Creepy, Faceless Chocolate Santas

Mr. Claus is the latest fictional character banned from appearing on sweets in the country as the government attempts to curb obesity.
Paige Sutherland
12.11.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

For the Love of God, Please Stop Feeding This Dog

Students in Taiwan have been asked not to feed their school's guard dog, who's now a whopping 110 pounds.
Drew Schwartz
9.5.18
body

The Results of the First American Gut Project Are In

In the largest citizen science experiment to date, more than 11,000 people sent poop samples to a San Diego lab.
Daniel McDonald
5.18.18
mental health

Internalizing Stigma Is Bad For Your Health

What happens when negative stereotyping comes from within.
Harriet Brown
4.13.18
Fighting Words

The Average Mexican Now Drinks 371 Bottles of Soda a Year

Free trade is making other countries fat and sick.
Pranav Reddy
2.14.18
national security

Obesity in Southern states is a threat to national security, study finds

Male and female soldiers from the South are up to 28 percent more likely to be injured
Alexa Liautaud
1.19.18
Weight Loss

Why Do Americans Keep Getting Fatter?

Millions of people are trying to lose weight, and most of them will fail.
Kenneth Cusi
1.5.18
Transformations

I’m Scared of Who I’ll Become After Weight Loss Surgery

"A skinny me is a complete stranger."
Elizabeth A. Johnson
11.1.17
medicine

Scientists Are Developing Injections That Could Stop You from Overeating

The experimental treatment, which has been tested on mice and monkeys, helped to treat obesity and diabetes, and changed food preferences.
Nick Rose
10.24.17
obesity

The world will have more obese kids than underweight kids by 2022

David Gilbert
10.11.17
mental health

Binge Eating Often Goes Hand in Hand With ADD

And one drug can actually treat both.
Vivien Fellegi
8.30.17
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