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Can a Good Marriage Help Keep You Thin?

March 16, 2018

Over the years, researchers have found more than a few health benefits associated with a supportive marriage, from a longer life to a lower risk of heart attacks. When it [...]

Can Eating Fruit Help You Lose Weight?

February 9, 2018

Here’s some good news if you love berries, pears and apples: Ditching fruit isn’t necessary to lose weight. It’s also not smart. Yes, fruit contains carbs and [...]

Is Weight Gain Contagious?

February 2, 2018

In the long list of things that you can spread to your friends—the flu, yawning, bad moods—a few extra pounds usually doesn’t rank. But researchers have found that [...]

Reverse Holiday Weight Gain in 1 Week

January 3, 2018

If you’re emerging from the holidays having put on a little weight, you’re not alone: the average person gains about a pound between Thanksgiving and New [...]