Obesity News and Research

Latest Obesity News and Research

Obese workers' pay lower due to health costs

Obese workers' pay lower due to health costs

New fat is needed to clear old fat from the system

New fat is needed to clear old fat from the system

Metabolic syndrome costing four times that for all other patients

Metabolic syndrome costing four times that for all other patients

MRI study shows hormone leptin alters brains, may ease cravings of people with obesity gene

MRI study shows hormone leptin alters brains, may ease cravings of people with obesity gene

Bill Clinton battles obesity

Bill Clinton battles obesity

Burden of cardiovascular disease will shift to the developing world

Burden of cardiovascular disease will shift to the developing world

If you eat too much fat, it can go straight to your liver and damage it

If you eat too much fat, it can go straight to your liver and damage it

Obesity no longer the domain of the poor

Obesity no longer the domain of the poor

Modification of surgery used to correct flatfoot deformity may reduce pain and improve outcomes

Modification of surgery used to correct flatfoot deformity may reduce pain and improve outcomes

African Americans disproportionately faced with stroke says the American Stroke Association

African Americans disproportionately faced with stroke says the American Stroke Association

Significant racial differences in the association between education level and weight change for middle-aged women

Significant racial differences in the association between education level and weight change for middle-aged women

War veterans are more likely to be heavy drinkers, heavy smokers and obese

War veterans are more likely to be heavy drinkers, heavy smokers and obese

Severely obese children have lipoprotein profiles that signal early risk of cardiovascular disease and the metabolic syndrome

Severely obese children have lipoprotein profiles that signal early risk of cardiovascular disease and the metabolic syndrome

Obese people - add yet another worry to the list

Obese people - add yet another worry to the list

Obesity in middle age increases risk of dementia in later life

Obesity in middle age increases risk of dementia in later life

Update for WIC food program

Update for WIC food program

Risk scores identify young people with hardened arteries

Risk scores identify young people with hardened arteries

Report reveals urgent need to improve physical health of people with Schizophrenia

Report reveals urgent need to improve physical health of people with Schizophrenia

Abnormal liver tests in a Mediterranean population

Abnormal liver tests in a Mediterranean population

Risk scores may identify young individuals with atherosclerosis

Risk scores may identify young individuals with atherosclerosis