WEDNESDAY, July 5, 2017 -- Exercise may improve everyday life for even severely obese older adults, a new study says.
Obese seniors can become unable to walk short distances -- this is termed a major mobility disorder -- and perform day-to-day tasks. Extreme obesity, in particular, may threaten someone's independence, researchers say.
MONDAY, June 19, 2017 -- Most Americans want to be in better shape, but few are putting in the work to get there, a new survey shows.
More than three-quarters of U.S. adults said that being in shape and looking good were "very important" to them, the survey found. A similar number wanted to change something about their body appearance.