weight gain

Can you please talk about what makes something count as “junk food”? My diet has been less than stellar during the pandemic, and not only did I gain weight, but I just got the news that I have prediabetes. Specifics about how those kinds of food are bad for your health would help a lot.

By Ask the Doctors • October 21, 2022

As part of a reducing diet, we like to drink plain carbonated water. There’s no sugar in it, no additives and no sweeteners. But apparently there is a new study that says carbonated water leads to weight gain? Why would that be? Should we give it up?

By Ask the Doctors • September 23, 2022

Picking the right trainer and dietitian can make a significant difference for your health

By Chayil Champion • September 21, 2022

Studies show many Americans gained more than 20 pounds during one year of COVID-19

By Sandy Cohen • April 2, 2021

Dr. Xingxing Kong, assistant professor of pediatrics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital. ...

By Ryan Hatoum • October 2, 2018

Tina Turner does it.  So does Katy Perry, Sting, supermodel Gisele Bundchen and a host of other celebrities. When not strutting the concert stage or ...

By • December 20, 2016

By Dana Hunnes The holidays can be the most joyful time of year, and the most stressful. Eating healthfully can be a ...

By uclahealth • November 14, 2016

Hi all my beautiful people my name is Sharron Anderson and I was debating back and forth with my weight and finally wanted to live ...

By grandivacookslive • October 26, 2016

Michelle's Story Total Lost: 50 pounds in the first 8 months since surgery* Reaching the point where I was contemplating bariatric surgery was not where ...

By uclahealth • October 12, 2016


By uclahealth • September 30, 2016