Children from obese mothers were more likely to have the microbes that predispose them to obesity and liver disease.
The Healthy Food for Denver Kids proposal would raise taxes less than a penny on a $10 purchase.
The Colorado Healthy Hospital Compact is the nation’s only statewide initiative promoting healthier food and drinks in health care facilities.
One in six kids don’t eat fruit every day, according to state health department data. The numbers are even worse for vegetables — almost one in three.
Colorado is the nation’s most active state. More troubling though, are the state’s numbers when it comes to substance abuse.
The holidays are here. So's that extra helping of stuffing -- at a time many people start to back off on their regular exercise.
The University of Colorado School of Medicine professor leads a nonprofit founded to combat obesity. The group says the $1.5 million it received from Coke has no influence on its work.