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Weight Study

New Study Lends More Weight To 'Fat But Fit' Theory

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 11.25.2013 | Healthy Living

When it comes to living a long and healthy life, a meta-analysis of mortality studies finds that being physically active, no matter what your weight, ...

Are We Fatter Than We Think We Are?

John Dick | Posted 08.10.2013 | Healthy Living
John Dick

Over the past year, we asked more than 130,000 Americans a simple question -- "Do you consider yourself to be overweight?" -- with a super-simple yes/no response set. We then queried thousands of other respondent attributes in our database and flagged some of the more fascinating and quirky cross tabs.

Fewer Americans Are Doing This

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 01.09.2013 | Women

In January, the month of New Year's resolutions galore, it might seem like everyone is on a diet... but in general, dieting may not be as prevalent in...

Nina Bahadur

The Scary Way Weight Stigma Impacts Women's Health

HuffingtonPost.com | Nina Bahadur | Posted 12.20.2012 | Women

How America's obsession with thinness and dieting plays into eating disorders gets a lot of airtime. But what about how these obsessions affect women ...