Obesity News and Research

Latest Obesity News and Research

Vitamin D keeps lungs healthy

Vitamin D keeps lungs healthy

Increase in pregnancy obesity

Increase in pregnancy obesity

Institute of Medicine reports on food marketing aimed at kids

Institute of Medicine reports on food marketing aimed at kids

High fibre diet gives little protection against bowel cancer

High fibre diet gives little protection against bowel cancer

Poor diet and little exercise makes Scottish kids fatties

Poor diet and little exercise makes Scottish kids fatties

Lifestyle factors affect prostate cancer tests

Lifestyle factors affect prostate cancer tests

Obese mothers put their kids at risk

Obese mothers put their kids at risk

Junk food ads aimed at kids endangers their health

Junk food ads aimed at kids endangers their health

Study reveals treatment and screening inequalities for patients with mental health problems

Study reveals treatment and screening inequalities for patients with mental health problems

Prevention of childhood obesity needs to begin before a woman ever gets pregnant

Prevention of childhood obesity needs to begin before a woman ever gets pregnant

Buttock injections do not provide proper dose

Buttock injections do not provide proper dose

Understanding obesity in humans

Understanding obesity in humans

Suddenly sugar isn't looking so sweet

Suddenly sugar isn't looking so sweet

A tipple or two a day will keep you trim

A tipple or two a day will keep you trim

People who drink small amounts of alcohol regularly are less likely to be obese

People who drink small amounts of alcohol regularly are less likely to be obese

Overproduction of food in rich countries is fuelling health problems worldwide

Overproduction of food in rich countries is fuelling health problems worldwide

Drinking lots of coffee and tea can reduce the risk of chronic liver disease

Drinking lots of coffee and tea can reduce the risk of chronic liver disease

A sign of the times - fat bums mean longer needles for that jab

A sign of the times - fat bums mean longer needles for that jab

Lifestyle modification should be the first line of treatment for obesity

Lifestyle modification should be the first line of treatment for obesity

Kidney disease may be a more important risk factor for heart disease than is cholesterol

Kidney disease may be a more important risk factor for heart disease than is cholesterol