Topic: Weight gain

What People Don’t Know About That Holiday Weight Gain

Dec. 22, 2015

Most people are not aware of the potential for lasting effects of holiday weight gain. The temporary weight gain can lead to permanent weight gain.

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Trappings of Parenthood Lead to Long-Term Weight Gain, New Study Shows

Sept. 22, 2011

Parenthood accelerates weight gain over the life course according to a new study from The University of Texas at Austin.

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Weight Loss Among Widows More Harmful to Health than Post-Wedding Weight Gain, Research Shows

Aug. 7, 2009

The death of a spouse has a much more profound effect on weight change than marital status, according to new research by sociologists at The University of Texas at Austin.

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