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Nutrition & Obesity

Can dogs help kids lose weight?

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

Health Canal Research on the effect of pets on motivating childhood weight loss, led by Deborah Linder, has been awarded funding from the National Institutes of Health. This is a Tufts-generated news release. Read full… Read More

Cummings in the News

The Biggest Losers

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

As the obesity epidemic hits our pets, Deborah Linder, diet doctor to portly pooches and fat cats, helps them shed those unhealthy pounds

Kibble Confusion

Monday, March 14th, 2011

In a nation of tubby tabbies and plump pooches, Tufts experts give the scoop on good nutrition for our pets

Kibble Confusion