More women in the United States are choosing to breastfeed their kids. But new research from the University of Minnesota is shedding some light on the overall health of pregnant women.
Doctors are now finding that gestational diabetes is more common than they thought.
A new study says obesity can have a negative effect on young breast cancer patients.
According to a recent study, one out of every three children between the ages of nine and 11 have borderline or high cholesterol.
Researchers found many pediatric patients had hearts that look like those of middle aged patients. But after weight loss surgery, that changed.
How can you beat the cold and keep your kids healthy? A team of Houston fitness physical education teachers has come together to craft the following local suggestions.
Retired military leaders think young Americans are too fat to fight in the military.
To lead the initiative, the Mayor has created a Healthy Houston Task Force.
A new government survey shows 12 states now have very high obesity rates.
Citizens Medical Center has instituted a policy which requires that all employees have a body mass index of less than 35.