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Weighty Matters

Musings of an obesity medicine doc and certifiably cynical realist, Dr. Yoni Freedhoff.
Exploiting The Most Powerful Emotional Branding Opportunity Life Has to Offer
Minute Maid Orange Juice and a Masterclass in Leanwashing
Amazing Aussie Video Explains Why Serving Sizes Are Nonsense
Saturday Stories: Beans, Radioactive Water, and Pap Tests
South Park Takes On the USDA's Dietary Guidance
Flowerly Words, Horoscopes, and the Culture of Magical Belief
Australian Grade School Targeting Kids' Liquid Sugar with Water Only Policy
Don't Forget, Almost No One Clicks Your #SoMe Links
The GLiMMER Initiative - My Collaboration with Dr. Oz and Deepak Chopra
Saturday Stories: Skin, GMOs, and Forensics
Does Your Cat Need Braces?
Guest Post: Why This MD Can No Longer Be Called Dr. Dum Dum
Do You Think the American Lung Association Would Mind Tobacco Sponsorships?
A Bunch of Photos of Coca-Cola Not Marketing to Kids
Greek Ministry of Health Taps Coca-Cola to Teach Kids Healthy Living #NottheOnion
Saturday Stories: Doonsebury Hebdo, Zombies Run!, and The Fermi Paradox
What The Hell Are Your Upstairs Neighbours Doing?
Climbing Stairs Isn't About Burning Calories
Guest Post: Coming Soon to a Restaurant Near You - "Teen" Menus?
Dr. Mark Hyman Writing About "Science for Sale" Is More Than a Bit Rich
Ontario Schools Actively Promoting Sugar Sweetened Milk As Healthy
Saturday Stories: Corruption, Uncomfortable Truths, and Apocalyptic Schadenfreude
Reminder - You Can't Read Tone in Text Messages
Why I'm Shutting Down Comments on Weighty Matters
More Evidence That School PE Isn't The Ticket Out Of Childhood Obesity