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Weighty Matters

Musings of an obesity medicine doc and certifiably cynical realist, Dr. Yoni Freedhoff.
Guest Post: A Reader Provides His Recipe for Weight Loss
Why You're Better Off With Froot Loops Than Special K Granola
Guest Post: Obesity, Cancer, and Mental Health. What Links Them All?
Saturday Stories: Viola Vanclief, Environments, Ebola x 2, and Marathons
Dear Kitten, About that Dog
What Actually Reading that Fast vs. Slow Weight Loss Study Taught Me
The New York Times, Ebola, and "Immune Boosters"
The Recipe for the Perfect Family Meal
Saturday Stories: Pink, a Backpack, Ebola, Glucola, and Home Cooking
RUN! (And Don't Play with Ouija Boards)
From the "Not the Onion" and "How Can This Not Be a Joke" File
Community Races Shouldn't Promote Unhealthy Eating Practices
Is The World's Best Sleep Tracker a Simple Notepad?
How About a Front-of-Package Health Claim Extension to Canada's Added Sugar Plan?
Saturday Stories: 10,000 Hours, Free Cookies, the NFL, and Assumptions
The Best Lightbulb Commercial Ever Made
PepsiCo Plans to Carbonate Granola Bars?!
LOVE This New Boston Program, But It's Not Going to Prevent or Treat Obesity
Just Because it Came from a Supermarket Doesn't Mean it's not Takeout
Guest Post: Can a Food Charity Reject Food Industry Funding and Fundraising?
Saturday Stories: Smoke Jumpers, Genetic Testing, and Tomatoes
Big Beverage Pledges to Take Credit For Pre-Existing Consumer Trends
Another Meta-Analysis Confirms that Kids Can't Outrun Their Forks
Book Review: 100 Days of Real Food (Guest Post)