- Student Says College Pressured Her to Fatten Up or Else
A Yale University student became a junk-food junkie because her Ivy League school thought she was too thin and demanded she gain weight or leave the university, she says. Frances Chan, 20, says she felt forced to eat large amounts of food because school … More »Student Says College Pressured Her to Fatten Up or Else
- 'Angels' Stage Gym Intervention to Save 79-Pound Girl
Strangers at the YMCA gym organized the intervention and approached her in the parking lot More »'Angels' Stage Gym Intervention to Save 79-Pound Girl
- Dad Takes to Streets to Find Kidney Donor
One man is taking to the streets in hopes of finding a new kidney. “People are panhandling for money and he’s panhandling for a kidney,” Dawn-Marie Gray, 41, of Newberg, Ore., told GoodMorningAmerica.com of her husband’s creative … More »Dad Takes to Streets to Find Kidney Donor
- Supermodel Foodies: Models Share Their Cravings
The hottest fashion trend isn’t on the runway. It’s being dished out on social media, with models sharing their food cravings and concoctions with millions of followers. Victoria’s Secret top model Doutzen Kroes has posted photos of … More »Supermodel Foodies: Models Share Their Cravings
- 'Baton Pass' to 'Stand Up To Cancer'
A relay race unlike any other that will benefit cancer patients, cancer survivors and future cancer survivors everywhere kicked off today in the heart of New York City — the Times Square studio of “Good Morning America.” ABC News’ … More »'Baton Pass' to 'Stand Up To Cancer'
- Teen Wakes From Coma When Family Sings Hymns
A college student who reportedly went into a coma after being struck by a car last week woke up after her family and friends started singing hymns by her hospital bedside, and her mom is calling it “an amazing miracle.” Lexi Hansen, 18, a … More »Teen Wakes From Coma When Family Sings Hymns
- Daylight Saving Time 2014: How to Spring Forward
Get Ready to Lose an Hour Sunday More »Daylight Saving Time 2014: How to Spring Forward
- Woman Who Lost 393 Pounds Wants to Inspire Others
ABC News’ Jen Pereira reports: Val McLeod has been fighting a war on weight for her entire life. At her heaviest, the 54-year-old Atlanta woman said she weighed about 620 pounds. Some days McLeod would eat more than 30,000 calories – including … More »Woman Who Lost 393 Pounds Wants to Inspire Others
- Are Drug Store Clinics 'Inappropriate' for Kids?
ABC News’ Aditi Roy, Felicia Patinkin and Rhana Nhatour report: Sheri Swiontek has three children, two jobs and a very busy life. So when her kids get sick, she often takes them to the clinic at her neighborhood drug store. “When I am jammed … More »Are Drug Store Clinics 'Inappropriate' for Kids?
- Boy Author Raises $750K For Sick Friend
Every morning at 3 a.m. Lora Pournazarian is awake to feed her 8-year-old son Jonah a mixture of corn starch and water through a tube in his stomach. If she doesn’t, Jonah could die because he has a rare form of glycogen storage disease, a... More »Boy Author Raises $750K For Sick Friend
- 'It's Surreal,' Says Utah Woman Who Lost 100 Pounds in One Year
Diana Smith has struggled all her life with her weight. Like so many other Americans, the Springville, Utah, woman would work at it, lose some weight, and then gain it all back again. Everything changed when her younger brother came home from spending … More »'It's Surreal,' Says Utah Woman Who Lost 100 Pounds in One Year
- Big Changes Coming to Nutrition Labels, Serving Sizes
For the first time in 20 years, the Food and Drug Administration is making major changes to the outdated nutrition facts label More »Big Changes Coming to Nutrition Labels, Serving Sizes
- Fitness Trackers Get Stylish, But Accuracy May Need Work, Experts Say
Wrist Trackers May Not Be Precise But Can Still Be Useful If Consistent More »Fitness Trackers Get Stylish, But Accuracy May Need Work, Experts Say
- Meet the People Who Sleep Only 4 Hours a Night
ABC News’ Mara Schiavocampo, Sarah Netter and Mark Abdelmalek report: Like many Americans, Jenn Schwaner is busy: She works as a court reporter, cooks for her daughter’s softball team and fosters babies for the state of Florida. But unlike most, she does … More »Meet the People Who Sleep Only 4 Hours a Night
- 'Little Couple' Star on Her Cancer Battle
ABC News’ Abbie Boudreau reports: Reality TV star Dr. Jen Arnold says she is ready for “life to be boring” after battling a life-threatening battle with a rare form of cancer. “I don’t want any of this crazy excitement,” … More »'Little Couple' Star on Her Cancer Battle
- Can Shapewear Damage Your Organs?
A-listers swear by them on and off the red carpet. They’re even one of Oprah’s favorite things. Shapewear is such a staple for so many women. It sucks you in, smoothes you out, flattens and squeezes, but could wearing it prove … More »Can Shapewear Damage Your Organs?