Fighting Fat

The Cutting Edge

Study: Dessert for breakfast helps weight loss

10:49 AM, Feb 14, 2012

Here's a "sweet" finding that will let you have your cake and eat it too.

Study: It is possible to maintain weight loss

11:27 AM, Oct 13, 2011

Regaining lost weight isn't inevitable: Some people are able to lose a substantial amount of weight and keep it off at least a decade, a new analysis shows.

BMI not perfect, but it's the best tool now

6:04 PM, Sep 28, 2011

Parents are concerned about child's BMI results.

Fighting Fat: Tips to get started losing weight

2:28 PM, Sep 23, 2011

Three tips to get started on a healthy journey.

Weight loss drug tries again

9:10 PM, Sep 20, 2011

Drug company reviving efforts to make weight loss drug.

How to talk to your child about weight, diet

11:15 AM, Sep 19, 2011

Smoking, drinking, the dreaded-by-both-sides "birds and bees" talk. Now parents find they have to speak to their children about yet another loaded subject: weight.

Fighting Fat: Answering your questions on obesity

1:21 PM, Sep 15, 2011

Answers to some of the most frequently asked questions from viewers who added their voices to the discussion about obesity and fitness during the Cutting Edge: Fighting Fat special.

Fighting Fat: Weight loss surgery insurance Q&A

7:23 AM, Sep 11, 2011

Q&A with Patricia T. Horvath, R.N., M.S.N., executive director of UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual in Northern Ohio.

Risk factors during and after weight loss surgery

7:23 AM, Sep 11, 2011

Understanding all the risk factors during weight loss surgeries and the issues afterward

Fighting Fat: What is body composition?

9:01 AM, Sep 9, 2011

What is body composition and how does it affect your exercising needs?

Fighting Fat: School makes school meals healthier

12:16 AM, Sep 9, 2011

Obesity in America is an epidemic, not just for adults, but also for our children.