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Why moms-to-be should cut off caffeine

Here is what a new study has found.

24 Apr 2018 1:13 PM

A biggie for thin females

Scientists find certain hormones probably play a crucial role in regulating body weight.

19 Apr 2018 3:01 PM

Coca-Cola defeats US lawsuit over Diet Coke ads

The Judge noted that supermarkets do not display Diet Coke in the health food section.

01 Mar 2018 4:30 PM

Obesity may reduce your chances of conception

Find out how weight gain causes fertility issues.

19 Feb 2018 4:13 PM

Weight gain may be caused by chemical in food wrappers and non-stick pan coating

Researchers found that PFASs -- also known as "obesogens" -- were linked to a slower resting metabolic rate.

14 Feb 2018 2:24 PM


Early pregnancy weight gain linked to baby’s size at birth

Mothers’ pre-pregnancy weight was consistently associated with babies’ birth weight.

31 Jan 2018 6:34 PM

Improving diet quality can reduce genetic risk of weight gain

Researchers also note that genetic predisposition is no barrier to successful weight management.

11 Jan 2018 3:34 PM

This could be the reason behind winter weight gain

Researchers made the discovery while investigating how to bioengineer fat cells to produce insulin to help diabetes patients.

11 Jan 2018 1:55 PM

Eating protein bars may make you fat

The protein bars are filled with preservatives, artificial colours and sweeteners, thickeners and even oils and fats.

26 Dec 2017 2:42 PM

Don't go over-board this festive season! Monitor alcohol intake

Bingeing on alcohol can leave you seriously depleted in certain important vitamins.

26 Dec 2017 12:52 PM


Children who snore likelier to grow up into obese adults

Here is what researchers found.

19 Nov 2017 10:36 AM

Poor sleep may lead to weight gain: study

Researchers from University of Leeds in the UK studied 1,615 adults who reported how long they slept and kept records of food intake.

25 Oct 2017 6:23 PM

Women consume 100,000 extra calories in the workplace

Chocolates, chips and sugary drinks were some of the items women snacked on.

04 Oct 2017 2:23 PM


Postmenopausal belly fat, a key cancer driver

Find out more.

10 Sep 2017 9:31 AM

Artificial sweeteners may trigger weight gain, diabetes, says study

Sweet taste fools the body's metabolism into believing that we are consuming more calories, scientists say.

12 Aug 2017 10:32 AM

Poor sleep can add three-centimetres to your waistline: study

Researchers analysed 1,615 adults who reported how long they slept and kept records of food intake.

31 Jul 2017 4:12 PM

Five kilos weight gain in middle age may boost risk of disease

Study says even modest weight gain in adults is linked to of major chronic diseases and non traumatic death.

19 Jul 2017 12:54 PM

Artificial sweeteners may up obesity, heart disease risk

They may be doing more harm than good to your body.

17 Jul 2017 1:17 PM