The Food and Drug Administration says it approved an injection designed to melt away double-chin fat.
A team of Dutch scientists trying to figure out the French paradox discovered that cheese and dairy consumption may be the secret to a healthier lifestyle.
The late Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy left many legacies in his work across genres, but one that might not be as well known is his role as a champion of beauty of all sizes, including his photographic work with San Francisco-based Fat Bottom Revue, featured in 2007.
Raise a toast to your waistline. A new study finds a certain chemical consumed when you drink a glass of red wine is not only good for your health, it can help overweight people burn fat.
It seems that our pets are echoing the concerns of the human population, specifically with the increase in the number of cats being diagnosed with diabetes every year.
House Republicans are pushing to give schools a break from new school meal standards requiring more fruits and vegetables, and less fat, sodium and sugar. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says lowering those standards is “unacceptable.”
A San Francisco company has created a cup that knows what’s poured into it.
Bay Area kids who have found themselves tipping the scales have been referred to a special six-week summer camp to lose weight.
The number for calories will be getting bigger, and a new category for added sugars will be included on the “Nutrition Facts” labels that appear on most food packages.
Diabetes is not a problem that just impacts humans. It’s becoming more common in the domesticated animal world, too.