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Experts take aim at the obesity epidemic in Canada

Experts take aim at the obesity epidemic in Canada

Canadian agency releases report on the health of Canada's young people

Canadian agency releases report on the health of Canada's young people

A child's risk of becoming obese may begin before birth and continue throughout infancy

A child's risk of becoming obese may begin before birth and continue throughout infancy

New book suggests foods with a low glycemic index are key to weight loss

New book suggests foods with a low glycemic index are key to weight loss

Overweight children up to five times more likely to suffer a heart attack or stroke before age of 65

Overweight children up to five times more likely to suffer a heart attack or stroke before age of 65

Most people’s diets get healthier from childhood to young adulthood

Most people’s diets get healthier from childhood to young adulthood

Preschoolers' still getting too much added sugar and juice and not enough fruits and vegetables

Preschoolers' still getting too much added sugar and juice and not enough fruits and vegetables

Striking increase in high blood pressure in the U.S.

Striking increase in high blood pressure in the U.S.

American Indians and Alaska Natives are 2.3 times as likely to have diabetes as non-Hispanic whites of similar age

American Indians and Alaska Natives are 2.3 times as likely to have diabetes as non-Hispanic whites of similar age

Teenage girls' obsession with looking like Britney Spears or Posh Spice is leading to them to make unhealthy diet choices

Teenage girls' obsession with looking like Britney Spears or Posh Spice is leading to them to make unhealthy diet choices

McGuinty government investing an additional $469.5 million to operate Ontario's hospitals

McGuinty government investing an additional $469.5 million to operate Ontario's hospitals

Older people fail to recognise the signs of cardiac arrest

Older people fail to recognise the signs of cardiac arrest

Australian Government push to combat the obesity epidemic

Australian Government push to combat the obesity epidemic

New resources to better understand sleep

New resources to better understand sleep

Joint initiative to tackle cancer, diabetes, heart disease and stroke

Joint initiative to tackle cancer, diabetes, heart disease and stroke

Caffeinated beverages may benefit some people who are at high-risk for liver disease

Caffeinated beverages may benefit some people who are at high-risk for liver disease

Statins should not be considered as a stand-alone wonder-drug in the fight against heart disease

Statins should not be considered as a stand-alone wonder-drug in the fight against heart disease

Blood pressure levels on rise among American children and teenagers

Blood pressure levels on rise among American children and teenagers

Ministers adopt new Canadian policy on doping in sport

Ministers adopt new Canadian policy on doping in sport

John Reid reaffirms British Government’s commitment to tackling health inequalities

John Reid reaffirms British Government’s commitment to tackling health inequalities