Obesity News and Research

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Short bursts of exercise elicit widespread changes in the body's levels of metabolites

Short bursts of exercise elicit widespread changes in the body's levels of metabolites

Modifiable risk factors in the first 1000 days of life predict higher adiposity and cardiometabolic risk

Modifiable risk factors in the first 1000 days of life predict higher adiposity and cardiometabolic risk

Individuals with high BMI and LDL cholesterol are at increased risk of COVID-19

Individuals with high BMI and LDL cholesterol are at increased risk of COVID-19

Antibiotics administered before age 2 are linked to ongoing conditions

Antibiotics administered before age 2 are linked to ongoing conditions

Homeless shelters grapple with COVID safety as cold creeps in

Homeless shelters grapple with COVID safety as cold creeps in

Tomocube’s HT-2 microscope quantifies therapeutic effects of targeted nanodrugs against atherosclerosis

Tomocube’s HT-2 microscope quantifies therapeutic effects of targeted nanodrugs against atherosclerosis

Study reveals key role of IL-33 signaling molecule in parasite infections, other health conditions

Study reveals key role of IL-33 signaling molecule in parasite infections, other health conditions

Losing two to three kilograms of weight can almost halve the risk of Type 2 diabetes

Losing two to three kilograms of weight can almost halve the risk of Type 2 diabetes

Innate, diet-induced changes to the brain's reward system may predispose some mice to overeat

Innate, diet-induced changes to the brain's reward system may predispose some mice to overeat

Study finds link between children's gut microbiomes and household chemicals

Study finds link between children's gut microbiomes and household chemicals

Children's sleep behaviors linked to gray matter volume with implications for academic performance, IQ

Children's sleep behaviors linked to gray matter volume with implications for academic performance, IQ

Five important questions about Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine

Five important questions about Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine

Robotic-assisted kidney transplant and weight loss surgery can be performed safely for obese patients

Robotic-assisted kidney transplant and weight loss surgery can be performed safely for obese patients

Daily walnut consumption may reduce the risk of heart disease

Daily walnut consumption may reduce the risk of heart disease

Maternal exposure to flame retardants causes diabetes in offspring

Maternal exposure to flame retardants causes diabetes in offspring

Compound found in brown seaweeds could help treat malignant brain tumour

Compound found in brown seaweeds could help treat malignant brain tumour

Severe COVID-19 linked to age, body mass index and ABO blood group

Severe COVID-19 linked to age, body mass index and ABO blood group

HBCUs offer pronounced benefits for African Americans

HBCUs offer pronounced benefits for African Americans

New series of recommendations to solve the problem of global inactivity

New series of recommendations to solve the problem of global inactivity

Preeclampsia-related placental gene expression may be associated with vitamin D status

Preeclampsia-related placental gene expression may be associated with vitamin D status