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Don’t go with your gut

A recent study conducted by HealthifyMe has revealed that about 63 per cent of employees in India, are now overweight.

17 Sep 2019 1:10 AM

Teasing children about weight can be harmful

Teasing about weight associated with more weight gain in kids: Study.

30 May 2019 3:16 PM

Obesity in teenage can result in heart failure in adulthood

Overweight teens more likely to develop heart disease in adulthood: Study.

28 May 2019 11:00 AM

Belly fat accelerates puberty in boys

Obesity speeds up puberty onset in boys, study suggests.

26 Mar 2019 9:55 AM

Goldman Sachs upgrades India to 'overweight' amid pre-election rally

Foreign inflows into Indian equities market soared to their highest in 15 months at USD 2.42 billion in February.

19 Mar 2019 12:44 PM


Adolescent obesity linked to increased risk of pancreatic cancer

Study finds overweight and even higher weight within 'normal' weight range in men may increase pancreatic cancer risk in a graded manner.

12 Nov 2018 8:58 PM

Animal rights concerns lead to ban on overweight tourists riding donkeys in Greece

The regulations also made it clear that animals not fit for work should not be used and they should get adequate food and fresh water.

11 Oct 2018 6:44 PM

Household cleaning products may make children overweight

Associations with altered gut flora in babies 3-4 months old were strongest for frequent use of household disinfectants.

18 Sep 2018 9:10 AM

Being overweight may up heart disease risk: Study

Recall-by-genotype is novel and exploits the random allocation of genes at conception.

04 Aug 2018 3:41 PM

Inactivity amongst older people leads to diabetes

Here is what a new study has found.

31 Jul 2018 11:57 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

Being overweight may up heart disease risk: Study

Recall-by-genotype is novel and exploits the random allocation of genes at conception.

30 Jul 2018 8:37 PM

Here’s how you can get 6-pack-abs by liposuction

Ultrasonic Hi Def Liposuction is less invasive alternative and was designed to effectively eliminate resistant fatty deposits

27 Jul 2018 3:56 PM

Junk food ads increase craving for fast foods

The study is being presented at the European Congress on Obesity (ECO) in Vienna, Austria. 

23 May 2018 5:09 PM

Beat the risk of frailty with healthy heart

The researchers analysed uncontrolled high blood pressure, cholesterol and glucose levels and being a current smoker.

21 May 2018 4:42 PM


Belly fat may be putting your heart at risk, says study

Body mass index which is weight relative to height in kg/m2, is used to categorise adults as underweight, normal, overweight or obese.

21 Apr 2018 9:34 AM

Obesity, overweight tied to shorter life, more years with heart disease

Some research in recent years has suggested that overweight people may live longer than their normal-weight counterparts.

24 Mar 2018 2:04 PM

Breastfeeding can ward off childhood obesity

Here is what a new study has found.

19 Mar 2018 8:38 AM

Dieting pressure in teen years tied to food and weight problems later

Many people, adults and teens alike, desire to eat healthier and achieve a healthier weight.

07 Mar 2018 12:29 PM

US childhood obesity rates rising again

Parents can create a bastion of protection for children in the home, by keeping junk foods out.

28 Feb 2018 9:06 PM