The latest obesity report by Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Trust for America's Health shares a ranking of states by adult obesity rates. Find out more details of the study in Club Industry's article on the topic or click through this photo gallery to see the 10 states with the highest obesity rates.
Excess body fat increases the risk of getting at least 11 types of cancers, and losing weight may prevent obesity-related cancers, according to a special report released Thursday by the World Health Organization.
Club Industry will give its 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award to Annbeth Eschbach, founder and CEO of Exhale Enterprises Inc., New York City, for her pioneering efforts in the health, wellness and spa industry during the past 30 years.
Johnson Health Tech, maker of Matrix, Vision and Horizon fitness equipment, has acquired 2nd Wind Exercise Equipment, a specialty fitness equipment retailer with 58 retail locations throughout 11 states.