Archived articles


Promoting healthy eating
Published Dec 14, 2017
Labeling, in-store promotion help increase sales of healthy foods in small study
Weighing In
Study links childhood antibiotics to weight gain
Published Dec 14, 2017
Treatments that fight off harmful bacteria could also affect bacteria that's vital to gastrointestinal health / School of Public Health
Help wanted
Support keys weight loss
Published Dec 14, 2017
Patients who gave their physicians high marks for 'helpfulness' see better results in weight loss trial / Hopkins Medicine
Healthy revenue bump?
Published Dec 14, 2017
Carryout restaurants can increase their profits by offering healthier menu items, small study suggests
Ask an expert
The real cost of fast food
Published May-June 2015
Choosing healthier restaurant meals could help trim our national waistline, public health expert says / Gazette
Do commercial weight-loss programs work?
Published Dec 14, 2017
In review of 32 major programs, JHU researchers find little evidence of reliable, long-term results / Hopkins Medicine
Healthy home cooking
Published Jan-Feb 2015
Study suggests those who frequently cook meals at home consume fewer calories than those who cook less / Gazette
Big burden
Obesity's silent strain
Published Dec 14, 2017
Study: Being overweight fuels silent heart damage, increased risk of future heart failure / Hopkins Medicine
Walk how many miles?
Published Nov-Dec 2014
Showing what it takes to burn calories helps teens make healthier choices, research shows / Gazette
Live long and prosper?
Published Dec 14, 2017
Life expectancy gains threatened as more older Americans suffer from multiple medical conditions