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Heart healthy habits are good for oral health

Heart healthy habits are good for oral health

People living amongst graffiti, litter and little greenery, more likely to be unfit and obese

People living amongst graffiti, litter and little greenery, more likely to be unfit and obese

Oral medications may control symptoms of Type II diabetes in children just as well as insulin injections

Oral medications may control symptoms of Type II diabetes in children just as well as insulin injections

Robotic laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery

Robotic laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery

Early menstruation is not by itself a risk factor for later obesity

Early menstruation is not by itself a risk factor for later obesity

Walk to work and cut the risk of a stroke

Walk to work and cut the risk of a stroke

High levels of physical activity can reduce your risk of stroke

High levels of physical activity can reduce your risk of stroke

Obese people are less likely to receive preventive services such as mammograms, Pap smears and flu shots

Obese people are less likely to receive preventive services such as mammograms, Pap smears and flu shots

Researchers find C-reactive protein differences, a predictor of heart disease among sexes, races

Researchers find C-reactive protein differences, a predictor of heart disease among sexes, races

Signs of atherosclerosis seen in apparently healthy young adults

Signs of atherosclerosis seen in apparently healthy young adults

Visceral obesity may be an important risk factor for insulin resistance syndrome in children

Visceral obesity may be an important risk factor for insulin resistance syndrome in children

Working class twins fare worse than their professional sibs on blood pressure, cholesterol and self-rated health

Working class twins fare worse than their professional sibs on blood pressure, cholesterol and self-rated health

Maintaining a healthy weight in children may be one good way to keep a healthy blood lipid profile and a happy heart

Maintaining a healthy weight in children may be one good way to keep a healthy blood lipid profile and a happy heart

Obese people are more likely than normal-weight people to injure themselves

Obese people are more likely than normal-weight people to injure themselves

One of the first studies to define how unique we are on the genetic level

One of the first studies to define how unique we are on the genetic level

Decline in physical activity plays key role in weight gain among girls

Decline in physical activity plays key role in weight gain among girls

The more a man sits at his desk, the more likely he is to be overweight

The more a man sits at his desk, the more likely he is to be overweight

Decline in activity in the transition from childhood to adulthood could be responsible for increased weight gain in US girls

Decline in activity in the transition from childhood to adulthood could be responsible for increased weight gain in US girls

Body mass index proves to be an unexpectedly valuable tool for runners

Body mass index proves to be an unexpectedly valuable tool for runners

Obese men may not process carbohydrates as efficiently as obese women

Obese men may not process carbohydrates as efficiently as obese women

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