Obesity News and Research

Latest Obesity News and Research

Atkins responds to recent attacks from industry-funded groups

Atkins responds to recent attacks from industry-funded groups

Senior citizens cutting back on medications due to high costs

Senior citizens cutting back on medications due to high costs

British government's new NHS improvement plan

British government's new NHS improvement plan

Sports medicine may help the national fight against pediatric obesity

Sports medicine may help the national fight against pediatric obesity

Trends in the American diet can be described as more calories, more refined grains, more added sugars, and more added fats

Trends in the American diet can be described as more calories, more refined grains, more added sugars, and more added fats

Exercise helps overweight men with erectile dysfunction

Exercise helps overweight men with erectile dysfunction

Report shows the health of Australians continues to improve

Report shows the health of Australians continues to improve

Stimulation or drugs that target the pro-opiomelanocortin system will be effective in treating diabetes or obesity

Stimulation or drugs that target the pro-opiomelanocortin system will be effective in treating diabetes or obesity

Free TV Australia today called on the ALP to reconsider imposing bans on food advertising in children’s programs

Free TV Australia today called on the ALP to reconsider imposing bans on food advertising in children’s programs

No beneficial medical effects from liposuction

No beneficial medical effects from liposuction

Novel findings on treatments for childhood obesity and early polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in young girls

Novel findings on treatments for childhood obesity and early polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in young girls

The American Medical Association has moved forward in its fight against obesity

The American Medical Association has moved forward in its fight against obesity

Obesity must be acknowledged as a disease

Obesity must be acknowledged as a disease

Joint initiative to tackle cancer, diabetes, heart disease and stroke

Joint initiative to tackle cancer, diabetes, heart disease and stroke

Adolescents overeat fast food, but lean adolescents compensate for over-consumption by eating less later

Adolescents overeat fast food, but lean adolescents compensate for over-consumption by eating less later

Overweight children and obese adults remain a major public health concern

Overweight children and obese adults remain a major public health concern

Asian Indian men more at risk of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease

Asian Indian men more at risk of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease

Gestational diabetes is a type of diabetes, or high blood sugar, that only pregnant women get

Gestational diabetes is a type of diabetes, or high blood sugar, that only pregnant women get

What causes polycystic ovary syndrome?

What causes polycystic ovary syndrome?

Physical education gives children higher self esteem

Physical education gives children higher self esteem