Flight Attendant Fired For Being 1 Pound ‘Overweight’ Loses Court CaseA veteran flight attendant who was reportedly fired from Malaysia Airlines for being just one pound over "overweight" has lost her case against the carrier in court.
UC Researchers: Body Mass Index Wrongly Labels Millions As ObeseBody Mass Index, or BMI, has long been considered a way of determining good health. There is new evidence from University of California researchers that the number may be completely useless.
Study Links Late Bedtimes To Weight GainResearchers at the University of California at Berkeley have found a link between body mass index and sleep.
In France You Can Be Too ThinFrench lawmakers hope that by banning excessively thin models on runways, women might stop starving themselves to death to look like them. Modeling agencies risk the threat of steep fines, even imprisonment if they don't comply.
Singing 'Happy Birthday' Leads To Lawsuit Threat For Local CaféThe classic "Happy Birthday To You" song has been around longer than anyone can remember, however, that doesn't mean its free and clear for singers to perform in public spaces.
UCSF Scientists Will Lead $26 Million Project To Treat Mental Illness With Brain Circuitry TechnologyA team of UCSF scientists has won a major grant to build an implantable device that could track mental illness and possibly re-train the brain to recover.
Baseball's Heaviest Hitters: The Fittest and Fattest MLB Teams For the 2014 SeasonBaseball players' weight has always been a hot topic, as the really heavy hitters truly tipped the scales. Who's fittest and fattest of the 2014 MLB rosters?