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Prevalence of overweight increased in children aged two to four years from low-income families

Prevalence of overweight increased in children aged two to four years from low-income families

Scientist develops way to deliver promising genetic tool into living cells

Scientist develops way to deliver promising genetic tool into living cells

Next-generation therapeutics with the potential to successfully treat Lou Gehrig's disease

Next-generation therapeutics with the potential to successfully treat Lou Gehrig's disease

Life expectancy at 65 is now 81.6 years for men and 84.5 for women

Life expectancy at 65 is now 81.6 years for men and 84.5 for women

Good oil in walnuts helps diabetes patients

Good oil in walnuts helps diabetes patients

Obesity disproportionately burdens low-income, ethnic minority populations

Obesity disproportionately burdens low-income, ethnic minority populations

New devices for people who suffer dry mouth or lack of saliva

New devices for people who suffer dry mouth or lack of saliva

Small social circles tied to heart disease death in women

Small social circles tied to heart disease death in women

African Americans more likely to carry genetic variants known to stimulate inflammatory response

African Americans more likely to carry genetic variants known to stimulate inflammatory response

Higher incidence of rejection following early steroid withdrawal

Higher incidence of rejection following early steroid withdrawal

Rimonabant could be safer for treating obesity than previous weight-loss drugs

Rimonabant could be safer for treating obesity than previous weight-loss drugs

Type 1 diabetes could be prevented by a new nasal insulin vaccine

Type 1 diabetes could be prevented by a new nasal insulin vaccine

Metabolic syndrome is a public health time bomb

Metabolic syndrome is a public health time bomb

Low testosterone production appears to be a common complication of type 2 diabetes in men

Low testosterone production appears to be a common complication of type 2 diabetes in men

Scientists have induced human insulin-producing cells of the pancreas to revert to islet precursor cells

Scientists have induced human insulin-producing cells of the pancreas to revert to islet precursor cells

Elevated BMI may not increase risk of death among men with heart attack or stroke

Elevated BMI may not increase risk of death among men with heart attack or stroke

British parents admit responsibility lies with them to tackle childhood obesity

British parents admit responsibility lies with them to tackle childhood obesity

New research may lead to treatments for atherosclerosis

New research may lead to treatments for atherosclerosis

Research looks at the relationship between fetal health during pregnancy and later development of the brain

Research looks at the relationship between fetal health during pregnancy and later development of the brain

Chylomicrons may be as dangerous or more dangerous than low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol

Chylomicrons may be as dangerous or more dangerous than low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol