Keyword Results for   'obesity'  
Obesity causes almost 500,000 new cancer cases worldwide yearly  Nov 26, 9:46 am
London, Nov 26 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have discovered that obesity leads to around 481 000 new cancer cases every year in adults, or 3.6 percent of cancers worldwide.
Exposure to antibiotics' during pregnancy heightens obesity risk in kids  Nov 19, 10:19 am
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have revealed that children who were exposed to antibiotics while in the womb, face greater of become obese.
Night shift workers likelier to burn less energy, gain weight   Nov 18, 10:52 am
Washington, Nov 18 (ANI): A new research has explained that people who work in the night shifts are likely to burn less energy during a 24-hour period as compared to those who work on a normal schedule which ultimately increases their risk for weight gain and obesity.
Even healthcare professionals struggle to identify obesity like common people  Nov 16, 9:55 am
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): A new study has revealed that majority of people including healthcare professionals struggle to identify obesity.
Coffee may help combat obesity   Nov 15, 1:04 pm
Washington, Nov 15 (ANI): A new study has demonstrated that a compound found in coffee may help prevent obesity-related disease.
Weight-loss surgery may help perk up kidney function too  Nov 15, 10:01 am
Washington, Nov 15 (ANI): A new study has claimed that weight loss surgery, not only helps shed those extra kilos, but it may also improve our kidney function.
How liver, brain communicate to control appetite revealed  Nov 14, 1:51 pm
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have explained how our liver and brain communicate to regulate appetite.
Exposure to tobacco smoke and roadway air pollution leads to obesity development in kids  Nov 13, 10:37 am
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): A new study has revealed that exposure to tobacco smoke and near-roadway air pollution contributes to the development of obesity.
False beliefs about weight loss pills fueling obesity epidemic  Nov 12, 2:22 pm
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): A new study has revealed that false beliefs about these drugs are responsible for the ever rising obesity epidemic.
Blame certain proteins in your body for piling on the pounds   Nov 12, 12:55 pm
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that weight maintenance is more complicated than the old "calories in, calories out" adage and connections between known regulators of body mass may be the key to treat obesity and metabolic disorders.
Obesity pinpointed as autoimmune diseases triggering cause  Nov 11, 3:48 pm
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): A new research has revealed that obesity plays a major role in triggering autoimmune diseases like Crohn's Disease and multiple sclerosis, in which the immune system attacks its own body rather than predatory invaders.
'Walking Workstation' can lead to healthy work environment  Oct 30, 5:15 pm
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): A new study has revealed that 'walking workstations' would improve physical and mental health, while building a healthier workplace.
Exposure to sunshine slows weight gain, diabetes  Oct 24, 12:26 pm
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): A new study has revealed that exposure to moderate amounts of sunshine may slow the development of obesity and diabetes.
Marriage woes, history of depression increases obesity risk  Oct 22, 9:55 am
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): A new study has revealed that marital hostility and a history of depression can increase the risk for obesity in adults by altering how the body processes high-fat foods.
Brain's 'calorie counter' tells us to consume high calorie food  Oct 21, 4:36 pm
Washington, Oct 21 (ANI): A new neuro-imaging study has suggested that people consumed high calories food in spite knowing that it is high calorie, as the study has brought to light that, while thinking of food, an internal calorie in our brain counter was able to evaluate each food based on its caloric density.
Metabolic genetics research can have multiple benefits  Oct 20, 3:26 pm
Washington, Oct 20 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that by studying specific proteins that contribute to conditions like obesity and Type 2 diabetes and the genes that encode them, scientists could develop new drugs that directly target the metabolic processes that do not function properly.
How Jet lag can lead to obesity revealed   Oct 17, 12:55 pm
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): A new study has observed that disruption of the gut microbes due to jet lag can lead to obesity.
Study links sugary drinks to cell aging  Oct 17, 10:56 am
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): A new study has found that consuming sugary drinks leads to cell aging and it also might promote disease independently from its role in obesity.
Good diet, exercise during pregnancy linked to host of benefits for women   Oct 15, 11:30 am
Washington, Oct 15 (ANI): A new study has revealed that healthy eating and increased physical activity, like walking during pregnancy is directly associated with a range of improved outcomes at birth.
Obesity accelerates liver aging  Oct 11, 12:35 pm
Washington, Oct 11 (ANI): A new study has revealed that obesity greatly accelerates aging of the liver, which might explain the early onset of many age-related diseases, including liver cancer, in obese people.
Obese people cannot convert 'white fat' to calorie-burning 'beige fat'  Oct 10, 4:25 pm
Washington, Oct 10 (ANI): A new study has revealed that exposure to cold temperatures can convert white fat tissue from the thighs and belly to beige fat that burns calories for heat, but this biological response is hampered in obese people.
Charging phone in bedroom can make you fat  Oct 8, 11:59 am
London, Oct 8 (ANI): A new study has revealed that charging your phone in your bedroom could make you put on weight, as the artificial light from phone screens, street lights, laptops or television stops the body generating a hormone that combats obesity.
People rarely face weight discrimination nowadays  Oct 8, 11:07 am
Washington, Oct 8 (ANI): A new study has revealed that only about 5 percent of people reported experiencing weight discrimination.
Family meals can help fight obesity among teens   Oct 6, 12:53 pm
Washington, Oct 6 (ANI): A new study has indicated that family meals, which tend to include fruits, vegetables, calcium, and whole grains, could help teens to stay away from obesity.
Gut bacteria may contribute to obesity   Oct 1, 2:13 pm
Washington Oct 01 (ANI): A new animal study has revealed that a species of gut bacteria called Clostridium ramosum, coupled with a high-fat diet may be contributing to obesity.
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