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Here are 3 steps to help lose weight fast

Without iron willpower, then hunger usually causes one to give up plans quickly. Here is simple 3-step plan to lose weight fast.

02 Aug 2018 2:55 PM

Does obesity play role in how flu spreads

Obesity can alter the body's immune response and lead to chronic inflammation.

02 Aug 2018 1:57 PM

Overweight children can slim down using video games

Special exercise video games helped overweight children drop pounds - and improve their cholesterol and blood pressure.

01 Aug 2018 8:54 AM

Being overweight tied to changes in young adults' heart structure, function

Results suggested that having a higher BMI likely causes higher blood pressure.

31 Jul 2018 9:12 AM

Diabetes drugs help immune cells in controlling inflammation

Prolonged inflammation promotes the progression of many diseases, including obesity.

28 Jul 2018 11:07 AM


Revealed! Why some people just can't resist eating

We know very little about the mechanisms that contribute to overeating.

22 Jul 2018 8:21 AM

Can video games help obese children lose weight?

When you don't intervene with kids who are overweight, often their health risk factors and health behaviors worsen over time.

21 Jul 2018 7:14 PM

Diet soda may keep colon cancer from recurring: Study

Artificially sweetened drinks have a checkered reputation in the public because of health risks that have never really been documented.

21 Jul 2018 2:34 PM

Genetic change in gut bacteria alters host metabolism

Imbalances in the bile acid pool are thought to contribute to diet-induced obesity.

18 Jul 2018 12:00 PM

Drug obtained from chilli peppers could help lose weight

Developing the drug as a potent anti-obesity treatment shows promise as part of a robust strategy for helping people struggling with obesity

17 Jul 2018 2:14 PM


Obesity alone does not increase early death risk: Study

Individuals with metabolically healthy obesity are actually not at an elevated mortality rate.

15 Jul 2018 7:10 PM

Researchers investigate whether obesity alone can increase death risk

The findings were surprising.

13 Jul 2018 4:05 PM

Rotational shifts are disrupting your metabolism

The metabolic disruption in shift workers is driven primarily by the brain's master clock.

10 Jul 2018 3:29 PM

Scientists explain why people born in last 6 months are less likely to be obese

They revealed that having sex in winter produces children who are thinner since their bodies have better ability to burn fat.

10 Jul 2018 2:26 PM

Obesity may affect prostate cancer test results

Prostate specific antigen is increased by the male sex steroid hormone, testosterone.

06 Jul 2018 4:19 PM


Kids less likely to be obese if mothers stick to healthy lifestyle: Study

Risk of obesity was 56 per cent lower in children of women with a healthy body weight.

05 Jul 2018 6:19 PM

Air pollution increases risk of type 2 diabetes, says study

Around one in seven cases of the disease were directly caused by air pollution around the world in 2016.

30 Jun 2018 10:04 AM

How obesity and ageing are related to Alzheimer's

A new study found these factors have been found to be involved in the progression of Alzheimer's disease.

29 Jun 2018 1:27 PM

Embracing plus-size risks normalisation of obesity

New study examined the demographic and socioeconomic characteristics associated with underestimation of weight status.

24 Jun 2018 5:07 PM

Lifestyle changes can help obese women improve fertility

There should be a divide between getting ready for pregnancy and actively being pregnant.

22 Jun 2018 3:57 PM