Body Mass Index News and Research

RSS
Study shows link between cesarean delivery at first childbirth and lower rate of subsequent conception

Study shows link between cesarean delivery at first childbirth and lower rate of subsequent conception

School's food offerings and physical activity environment associated with lower BMI for students

School's food offerings and physical activity environment associated with lower BMI for students

Taller children have higher risk of developing obesity

Taller children have higher risk of developing obesity

Early life BMI linked to cardiovascular disease signs at 11-12 years

Early life BMI linked to cardiovascular disease signs at 11-12 years

Arrhythmic gut bacteria signatures predict type 2 diabetes risk

Arrhythmic gut bacteria signatures predict type 2 diabetes risk

Obesity and BME status may place individuals at high-risk of contracting COVID-19

Obesity and BME status may place individuals at high-risk of contracting COVID-19

Common chemotherapy drug may be less effective in overweight, obese breast cancer patients

Common chemotherapy drug may be less effective in overweight, obese breast cancer patients

Study provides more evidence of causal link between air pollution and premature death

Study provides more evidence of causal link between air pollution and premature death

Chilblains and COVID-19

Chilblains and COVID-19

Dysregulated inflammation in severe COVID-19

Dysregulated inflammation in severe COVID-19

New 3D printed insoles can improve foot health of people with diabetes

New 3D printed insoles can improve foot health of people with diabetes

New study comprehensively profiles environmental factors linked to childhood obesity

New study comprehensively profiles environmental factors linked to childhood obesity

Obesity and COVID-19: Cause or effect?

Obesity and COVID-19: Cause or effect?

PCOS subtypes associated with distinct genetic variations, finds study

PCOS subtypes associated with distinct genetic variations, finds study

Air pollution, smoking and built environment may play a role in childhood obesity

Air pollution, smoking and built environment may play a role in childhood obesity

Chemist develops new drug to treat type 2 diabetes without undesired side effects

Chemist develops new drug to treat type 2 diabetes without undesired side effects

The underlying cause of ethnic differences in COVID-19 remains unexplained

The underlying cause of ethnic differences in COVID-19 remains unexplained

Clinicians can use patient data to predict life expectancy for older adults with diabetes

Clinicians can use patient data to predict life expectancy for older adults with diabetes

Study shows lean beef does not adversely affect diabetes and heart health

Study shows lean beef does not adversely affect diabetes and heart health

Irregular circadian rhythm in older adults associated with increased risk of Parkinson's disease

Irregular circadian rhythm in older adults associated with increased risk of Parkinson's disease