Obesity News and Research

Latest Obesity News and Research

Body size is a major predictor of high blood pressure

Body size is a major predictor of high blood pressure

Dark chocolate and cocoa may help arterial stiffness

Dark chocolate and cocoa may help arterial stiffness

Blood pressure screening for children should start at age 3, according to the latest government diagnosis and treatment guidelines

Blood pressure screening for children should start at age 3, according to the latest government diagnosis and treatment guidelines

A new synthetic chemical may provide framework for future drugs to treat brain-based ailments

A new synthetic chemical may provide framework for future drugs to treat brain-based ailments

Statins should not be considered as a stand-alone wonder-drug in the fight against heart disease

Statins should not be considered as a stand-alone wonder-drug in the fight against heart disease

Pharmaceutical agreement involving novel obesity compound

Pharmaceutical agreement involving novel obesity compound

Study to find the best diet to reduce heart disease and diabetes

Study to find the best diet to reduce heart disease and diabetes

Faster growing babies are at greater risk of heart disease and stroke

Faster growing babies are at greater risk of heart disease and stroke

People with pre-diabetes can make changes to prevent serious illness

People with pre-diabetes can make changes to prevent serious illness

Twice as many overweight children and almost three times as many overweight adolescents as there were in 1980's

Twice as many overweight children and almost three times as many overweight adolescents as there were in 1980's

Mechanism that prevents kidney damage in the early stages of diabetes associated with obesity

Mechanism that prevents kidney damage in the early stages of diabetes associated with obesity

1 in every 10 children worldwide is obese

1 in every 10 children worldwide is obese

Heart disease is the No. 1 cause of death in women

Heart disease is the No. 1 cause of death in women

Obesity epidemic and its impact on prostate cancer

Obesity epidemic and its impact on prostate cancer

Cardiovascular disease in parents is a major predictor of offspring having a heart attack or stroke

Cardiovascular disease in parents is a major predictor of offspring having a heart attack or stroke

Landmark study to identify the best dietary strategies to reduce heart disease and Type 2 diabetes

Landmark study to identify the best dietary strategies to reduce heart disease and Type 2 diabetes

Ingenium's acquisition of US patents may lead to drug discovery and development

Ingenium's acquisition of US patents may lead to drug discovery and development

New patent has potential for the treatment of obesity

New patent has potential for the treatment of obesity

Strategy to treat obesity through molecular liposuction

Strategy to treat obesity through molecular liposuction

Magazine features that claim to list the nation’s healthiest cities should be viewed with some skepticism

Magazine features that claim to list the nation’s healthiest cities should be viewed with some skepticism