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Research: Nearly 20% of households exhibit double burden of malnutrition in Indonesia

Research: Nearly 20% of households exhibit double burden of malnutrition in Indonesia

New study shows how regular exercise can help reduce weight in postmenopausal women

New study shows how regular exercise can help reduce weight in postmenopausal women

New report shows how to manage patients with obesity by prescribing optimal medications

New report shows how to manage patients with obesity by prescribing optimal medications

Study explores links between genetic susceptibility and heterogeneous phenotypes of lymphedema

Study explores links between genetic susceptibility and heterogeneous phenotypes of lymphedema

Study links higher BMI to lower chances of getting hospice care

Study links higher BMI to lower chances of getting hospice care

Quality of diet and multi-dimensional exercise training regimen can improve fitness

Quality of diet and multi-dimensional exercise training regimen can improve fitness

New research rules out sitting as direct cause of diabetes

New research rules out sitting as direct cause of diabetes

Public health strategies that target adult weight gain have potential to prevent type 2 diabetes, study shows

Public health strategies that target adult weight gain have potential to prevent type 2 diabetes, study shows

Study examines rates of unhealthy weight control behaviors among professional models

Study examines rates of unhealthy weight control behaviors among professional models

Couples with obesity may take longer to achieve pregnancy than non-obese counterparts

Couples with obesity may take longer to achieve pregnancy than non-obese counterparts

Poor metabolic health linked to increased risk for colorectal cancer in normal-weight women

Poor metabolic health linked to increased risk for colorectal cancer in normal-weight women

Quality improvement interventions in hospitals linked to reduced Cesarean delivery rate

Quality improvement interventions in hospitals linked to reduced Cesarean delivery rate

Body shaming may contribute to increased health risks

Body shaming may contribute to increased health risks

Researchers find link between impulsive personality and high BMI

Researchers find link between impulsive personality and high BMI

Most women do not know age heart screenings should start, survey finds

Most women do not know age heart screenings should start, survey finds

Study compares suture types for skin closure in cesarean delivery

Study compares suture types for skin closure in cesarean delivery

Lap band surgery can be safe and effective option to manage obesity during adolescence

Lap band surgery can be safe and effective option to manage obesity during adolescence

Exercise helps mitigate side effects of AIs in breast cancer survivors

Exercise helps mitigate side effects of AIs in breast cancer survivors

Study finds link between obesity-related disease and epigenetic modifications

Study finds link between obesity-related disease and epigenetic modifications

Study may help clinicians predict outcome of common bariatric surgery

Study may help clinicians predict outcome of common bariatric surgery