A study on rats finds that a removable silicone intestinal barrier tube works similarly to far more invasive bariatric surgeries. But will it work in humans?
How far would you go to have no body fat? The Rabid Weight Loss parody reminds us the lengths people will go to stay skinny.
Jawbone already tracks steps, sleep, and even caffeine: now calorie-counting, food-logging and weight loss are being revamped and brought into the fold of Jawbone's intelligent insight-based coaching.
Electrification and efficient drivetrains play a part in increased fuel economy, but making cars lighter delivers the coup de grace.
A bit of good news on the heels of a study predicting the vast majority of Americans will be overweight or obese by 2020: telephone counseling appears every bit as effective at losing weight as traditional, in-person programs.
Here's a snapshot of the high-profile hubbub between those who make art and the online firms that sell it.
Tailio turns your cat's bathroom facilities into a one-stop health-monitoring system that alerts you to changes in your pet's weight or behavior.
It's not about the device you buy. The real value is in the data it produces.
Everything you need to know about Google's new health platform.
The 123-year-old Dutch company has ruthlessly cut ties with TV, audio, and the categories that have made it most famous. Can an ageing population put this venerable firm back on top?