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New scoring system based on genetic markers predicts obesity risk at birth

New scoring system based on genetic markers predicts obesity risk at birth

Researchers identify risk factors for severe infection after knee replacement

Researchers identify risk factors for severe infection after knee replacement

Fat shaming celebrities may make women more judgemental about being overweight

Fat shaming celebrities may make women more judgemental about being overweight

High levels of blood lipids may worsen multiple sclerosis symptoms in obese patients

High levels of blood lipids may worsen multiple sclerosis symptoms in obese patients

Molecule metabolite variations in breast milk may hold risk factors for childhood obesity

Molecule metabolite variations in breast milk may hold risk factors for childhood obesity

Neuroscientists identify factors for maintaining healthy memory at any age

Neuroscientists identify factors for maintaining healthy memory at any age

Study: Online diet goal-setting helped pregnant women achieve healthy weight gain

Study: Online diet goal-setting helped pregnant women achieve healthy weight gain

Patients on immunotherapies should consume more fiber, fewer probiotics

Patients on immunotherapies should consume more fiber, fewer probiotics

Sleeping pill use may indicate future need for greater hypertension treatment

Sleeping pill use may indicate future need for greater hypertension treatment

Media multitasking linked to obesity risk

Media multitasking linked to obesity risk

Chronic kidney disease of undetermined causes could be common in tropical and subtropical rural settings

Chronic kidney disease of undetermined causes could be common in tropical and subtropical rural settings

Study highlights need to diversify population-level genetic data for better disease prediction

Study highlights need to diversify population-level genetic data for better disease prediction

Physical activity more critical to maintain weight loss than diet, study reveals

Physical activity more critical to maintain weight loss than diet, study reveals

Poor lung function in individuals of shorter stature linked to higher heart disease risk

Poor lung function in individuals of shorter stature linked to higher heart disease risk

Common drug may lead to obesity in offspring

Common drug may lead to obesity in offspring

Sedentary behavior costly to both public health and the public purse

Sedentary behavior costly to both public health and the public purse

Study: Later meal timing may contribute to weight gain

Study: Later meal timing may contribute to weight gain

Obesity linked to reproductive problems in women with type 1 diabetes

Obesity linked to reproductive problems in women with type 1 diabetes

Exposure to HIV virus, antiretroviral therapy before birth linked to obesity and asthma-like symptoms

Exposure to HIV virus, antiretroviral therapy before birth linked to obesity and asthma-like symptoms

Boys with obesity enter puberty at earlier age, shows study

Boys with obesity enter puberty at earlier age, shows study