Obesity News and Research

Latest Obesity News and Research

Aspartame in foods and beverages can help with weight loss and long-term control of body weight

Aspartame in foods and beverages can help with weight loss and long-term control of body weight

Confirmation of what we all suspected, electronic gaming is making kids fat

Confirmation of what we all suspected, electronic gaming is making kids fat

New research offers clues into how the body controls appetite and food intake

New research offers clues into how the body controls appetite and food intake

Why lost weight returns after dieting

Why lost weight returns after dieting

Geneticists have closed in on the genetic basis for risk factors of metabolic diseases

Geneticists have closed in on the genetic basis for risk factors of metabolic diseases

U-M scientists say Wnt protein prevents obesity by inhibiting fat cell development

U-M scientists say Wnt protein prevents obesity by inhibiting fat cell development

Nighttime surge of ghrelin may point to new targets for treating obesity

Nighttime surge of ghrelin may point to new targets for treating obesity

Depression in young women doubles risk of metabolic syndrome

Depression in young women doubles risk of metabolic syndrome

Duloxetine reduces stress urinary incontinence and improves quality of life for women

Duloxetine reduces stress urinary incontinence and improves quality of life for women

Australian Government push to combat the obesity epidemic

Australian Government push to combat the obesity epidemic

Blood hormone may be key to appetite suppression and obesity control

Blood hormone may be key to appetite suppression and obesity control

Way for diabetics to regulate their blood-sugar levels whilst avoiding weight gain

Way for diabetics to regulate their blood-sugar levels whilst avoiding weight gain

Some low income parents have considered doing something illegal to feed their kids

Some low income parents have considered doing something illegal to feed their kids

World is currently facing a twin epidemic of obesity and type 2 diabetes in young people

World is currently facing a twin epidemic of obesity and type 2 diabetes in young people

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