Obesity News and Research

Latest Obesity News and Research

Insight into potential mechanisms underlying type II diabetes

Insight into potential mechanisms underlying type II diabetes

Role of ethnicity in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease

Role of ethnicity in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease

Kraft Asia Pacific has missed a golden opportunity to show leadership in the battle against childhood obesity

Kraft Asia Pacific has missed a golden opportunity to show leadership in the battle against childhood obesity

Scientists identify fat gene

Scientists identify fat gene

World-first advertising campaign warns women about the health impacts, and ineffectiveness, of fad diets

World-first advertising campaign warns women about the health impacts, and ineffectiveness, of fad diets

Lifting weights can help people with multiple sclerosis

Lifting weights can help people with multiple sclerosis

People who prefer the couch to the track are more at risk for obesity, diabetes, cancer and heart disease

People who prefer the couch to the track are more at risk for obesity, diabetes, cancer and heart disease

Food, exercise and regular physical activity still key to American health

Food, exercise and regular physical activity still key to American health

Millions of Canadians at risk because of avoidable delays in diagnosis and treatment of high blood pressure

Millions of Canadians at risk because of avoidable delays in diagnosis and treatment of high blood pressure

Pancreatic beta-cells play an important role in the existence of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)

Pancreatic beta-cells play an important role in the existence of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)

Euro funding for diabetes and exercise research

Euro funding for diabetes and exercise research

Reducing levels of smoking, cholesterol and blood pressure will halve current CHD mortality

Reducing levels of smoking, cholesterol and blood pressure will halve current CHD mortality

Study links meat consumption to colon cancer

Study links meat consumption to colon cancer

Elevated glucose levels and diabetes associated with a greater risk for cancer

Elevated glucose levels and diabetes associated with a greater risk for cancer

School strategies to combat obesity epidemic

School strategies to combat obesity epidemic

Molecular Devices introduces fatty acid uptake assay to target metabolic diseases

Molecular Devices introduces fatty acid uptake assay to target metabolic diseases

Elevated blood sugar levels and diabetes are risk factors for developing several types of cancer and mortality

Elevated blood sugar levels and diabetes are risk factors for developing several types of cancer and mortality

Weight, fitness and lifestyle are important factors contributing to metabolic syndrome

Weight, fitness and lifestyle are important factors contributing to metabolic syndrome

Obese and overweight patients in a study group reported sleeping less

Obese and overweight patients in a study group reported sleeping less

Lack of sleep could make you fat

Lack of sleep could make you fat