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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.
Eating apples helps prevent obesity disorders  Sep 30, 2:39 pm
Washington, Sept 30 (ANI): A new study has examined that nondigestible compounds in apples may help prevent disorders associated with obesity.
Taking 'TV-free days' keeps you fit  Sep 23, 1:34 pm
London, Sept 23 (ANI): A new research has revealed that the long hours spent on watching Television should be limited in order to avoid gaining weight.
Aerobics combined with resistance training best exercise for fat teens  Sep 23, 12:10 pm
Washington, Sept 23 (ANI): A new study has claimed that combining aerobic exercise with resistance training can battle the "epidemic" of obesity in teenagers.
Study links artificial sweeteners to obesity, diabetes epidemic  Sep 18, 10:09 am
Washington, Sept 18 (ANI): A new study has revealed that artificial sweeteners could actually hasten the development of glucose intolerance and metabolic disease by changing the composition and function of the gut microbiota.
Wrong assessment of body size contributes to obesity  Sep 17, 12:45 pm
Washington, September 17 (ANI): A new study has found that people who fail to recognize abnormal weight contribute to adolescent and adult obesity.
Traffic pollution can make older people fat   Sep 15, 12:16 pm
Washington, Sep 15 (ANI): A new study has recently associated the increased levels of obesity-related hormone leptin, among older adults, with the higher exposure to traffic related air pollution.
Food commercials 'get under the skin' of teens  Sep 11, 5:38 pm
Washington, Sept 11 (ANI): A new research has revealed that teenagers' neural response to food commercials may lead to future weight gain.
Social networking sites can help fight obesity   Sep 9, 10:24 am
Washington, Sept 9 (ANI): A new study has suggested that social networking programmes that are designed to help people lose weight might help fight against obesity globally.
Scientists unravel genes' link between mother's diet and obesity in offspring  Sep 3, 3:54 pm
Washington, Sept 3 (ANI): A new study has found an epigenetic link between a mother's diet and risk of future obesity in her offspring.
Galloping obesity rates fueling uncontrollable diabetes epidemic  Sep 2, 12:14 pm
Washington, Sep 02 (ANI): A new study has revealed that increase in obesity cases has also contributed in boosting the prevalence of diabetes.
Overweigh teens likelier to pick up smoking   Aug 31, 1:34 pm
Washington, Aug 31 (ANI): A new study has suggested that overweight or obese teenagers are likelier to become regular smokers as compared to average weight teens.
Soda tax could stem childhood obesity epidemic  Aug 28, 1:46 pm
Washington, Aug 28 (ANI): Researchers have revealed that excise tax on sugar-sweetened beverages, exercise, and advertising ban on sugar-sweetened beverages such as sodas, energy drinks, sweet teas, and sports drinks would reduce obesity in adolescents.
Insulin intake increases diabetics' risk of obesity   Aug 26, 1:54 pm
Washington, Aug 26 (ANI): A new research has revealed that high insulin levels contribute to obesity and its complications and this finding may have important implications when treating diabetes.
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