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Global Obesity

The Whole World Is Eating Too Much Sugar

Reuters | Posted 05.04.2015 | Healthy Living

* Intake should be halved in Americas, W. Europe * Evidence shows sugar link to weight gain * Can of soda contains 10 te...

Global Progress Against Obesity "Unacceptably Slow"

Reuters | Posted 04.21.2015 | Healthy Living

* Researchers say approach to tackling obesity must change * Food environments exploit people's vulnerabilities * Food i...

Four Ways Other Countries Are Successfully Tackling Obesity. Take Note, America

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 11.30.2014 | World
Mark Hyman, MD

In 2000, Australia implemented a 10 percent tax on soda, candy and white flour bakery products.

Obesity Rates Growing Faster In Poorer Countries

Robin Wilkey | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

While obesity rates are climbing around the world, they are climbing faster in developing countries than in wealthy ones, researchers from the Oversea...