- Consider obesity surgery more often for diabetes: Guidelines Updated: May-24-16 3:36 pm
WASHINGTON - New guidelines say weight-loss surgery should become a more routine treatment option for diabetes, even for some patients who are mildly obese.
- Fewer kids in state food assistance program are overweight Updated: May-19-16 1:31 am
DENVER - New state figures show preschoolers enrolled in Colorado's food assistance program last year were less likely to be overweight than in previous years.
- Amid budget deficit, Illinois considers taxing sugary drinks Updated: May-18-16 5:16 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Lawmakers scrambling to find money to fix Illinois' multibillion dollar deficit are looking to sugary drinks as one potential source of revenue.