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The American Medical Association has adopted a new policy that labels obesity as a disease.

The American Medical Association has adopted a new policy that labels obesity as a disease.

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Studies link obesity and cancer

Sharon Carter does everything she can to lose weight. After years of overindulging, she says she eats three healthy meals per day, her snacks are healthy and few and far in between.

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Report: Adult obesity rates increased in six states

Adult obesity rates increased in six states in the past year, and did not decrease in any, according to a report from the Trust for America’s Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

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The American Medical Association adopts a new policy on obesity

The change diagnoses nearly one-third of Americas with a medical condition

One word could have a big impact on the way doctors treat obesity in the United States.