Obesity News and Research

Latest Obesity News and Research

New figures predict worrying rise in diabetes

New figures predict worrying rise in diabetes

Hypertension drug combination yields high rate of blood pressure control in hard-to-treat patients

Hypertension drug combination yields high rate of blood pressure control in hard-to-treat patients

Prince Charles calls for a more holistic approach towards medicine

Prince Charles calls for a more holistic approach towards medicine

The way obese women feed and interact with their children early in infancy might lay the foundations for obesity later in childhood

The way obese women feed and interact with their children early in infancy might lay the foundations for obesity later in childhood

Scientists discover how excess body fat can lead to the onset of diabetes

Scientists discover how excess body fat can lead to the onset of diabetes

Emerging evidence supports early detection, monitoring, and in some cases treatment for children suffering from high blood pressure

Emerging evidence supports early detection, monitoring, and in some cases treatment for children suffering from high blood pressure

Moderate recreational and work-related physical activity may reduce the risk of ovarian cancer

Moderate recreational and work-related physical activity may reduce the risk of ovarian cancer

Vaccine candidate to treat nicotine addiction shows promise

Vaccine candidate to treat nicotine addiction shows promise

Molecule found in liver cells could explain a lot about the relationship between diet, lipid levels in blood, and atherosclerosis

Molecule found in liver cells could explain a lot about the relationship between diet, lipid levels in blood, and atherosclerosis

Research findings help predict risk of blood clots in women receiving tamoxifen therapy for breast cancer

Research findings help predict risk of blood clots in women receiving tamoxifen therapy for breast cancer

Neighbourhoods with more fast food outlets are also neighbourhoods with more heart disease

Neighbourhoods with more fast food outlets are also neighbourhoods with more heart disease

Fat-fighting drugs may be a far riskier business than they seem

Fat-fighting drugs may be a far riskier business than they seem

Type 2 diabetes may begin with Grandma's diet, study suggests

Type 2 diabetes may begin with Grandma's diet, study suggests

Role of soft drinks in childhood obesity

Role of soft drinks in childhood obesity

Healthy dose of fat is needed for a healthy metabolism

Healthy dose of fat is needed for a healthy metabolism

No glass ceiling for women when it comes to dying from heart disease, say experts

No glass ceiling for women when it comes to dying from heart disease, say experts

Jefferson vascular surgeons go on web to demonstrate less invasive treatment than vein stripping for varicose veins

Jefferson vascular surgeons go on web to demonstrate less invasive treatment than vein stripping for varicose veins

Obesity appears to worsen and possibly cause asthma

Obesity appears to worsen and possibly cause asthma

Expert analyzes why manufacturers have gradually abandoned vaccines

Expert analyzes why manufacturers have gradually abandoned vaccines

New study suggests you might benefit from adding more low-fat dairy to your diet

New study suggests you might benefit from adding more low-fat dairy to your diet