RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Obesity (INACTIVE)

A collection of news and information related to Obesity (INACTIVE) published by this site and its partners.

Top Obesity (INACTIVE) Articles

Displaying items 23-33
  • City Council asks L.A. residents to go 'meatless' on Mondays

     
    For one day each week, the Los Angeles City Council wants residents to go vegetarian....
  • First 'Little Green Fingers' garden for children opens in Koreatown

     
    "Little Green Fingers" first garden for kids under 5 opens in Koreatown....
  • Growing obesity in Africa could worsen infant mortality

     
    As obesity becomes a bigger problem in much of Africa, babies already at high risk in the region could face new and added dangers, a new study published Wednesday in the Lancet has found....
  • Syrian rebels retreat from parts of Aleppo's Salahuddin area

     
    Syrian rebels said they made a partial and tactical withdrawal from parts of the Aleppo neighborhood of Salahuddin, a strategic district that has been the focus of much of the combat in the country's most populous city....
  • Cash-strapped El Monte seeks tax on sugary drinks

     
    Faced with a crippling combination of low revenue, high labor costs and declining funding from the state, El Monte is moving to declare a fiscal emergency and seek a tax on all sugary beverages sold within the city. The moves......
  • Many Muslims gain weight during Ramadan fasting

     
    The sun slips beyond the Nile and the fast is broken. As they have done for centuries during the holy month of Ramadan, Egyptians hurry home through the twilight to eat and drink after a long, scorching day. Fasting renews the spirit but it often does...
  • Food FYI: U.S. drought to push food prices higher

     
    Food FYI: U.S. drought to push food prices higher...
  • El Monte to place sugary-drink tax on November ballot

     
    The El Monte City Council will place a proposal on the November ballot that would charge customers one cent for every ounce of sugary drinks they buy....
  • Childhood obesity rates

     
    California's childhood obesity rates remain dangerously high despite a slight drop in recent years, threatening the long-term health of children throughout the state, according to a study released last month. Use the buttons below to see changes in...
  • Movie theater junk food: Is it a menace to society?

     
    If you’re a parent concerned about your kids eating healthful food, where is the last place you’d want them to go? The answer is simple: a movie theater. When I give my 14-year-old son some cash so he can have something to eat at the movies, I...
  • Whitney Houston death: Beverly Hills police to wrap up probe

     
    Beverly Hills police officials said Wednesday they will be able to wrap up their investigation into Whitney Houston's death after the L.A. County Coroner released its final report Wednesday....