Sleep Apnea Cases Spike Over Past 20 Years America's growing waistline may be feeding an epidemic of sleep apnea, according to a new study.
Michigan To Launch Anti-Obesity CampaignThe Michigan Department of Community Health plans to lay out a new educational campaign to combat obesity in the nation's fifth heaviest state.
U-M Researchers Identify Brain Mechanism That Causes People To OvereatA part of the brain usually thought to control movement also may cause people to overeat, say University of Michigan researchers.
Overweight Pregnancy Can Have Long-Term Health Consequences For ChildrenToo much weight before and during pregnancy can have serious health consequences not only for the mother, but for her child's health for many years, new research shows.
Some OB-GYNs Turn Away Obese PatientsShould doctors be able to turn away patients who are too fat?