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London, Mar.10 (ANI): Scientists have discovered origin of the "bad" kind of fat found in the body that's linked with heart disease, cancer and other serious obesity-related illnesses, even though people carrying it can look slim.
Link between obesity and diabetes found Mar 7, 1:23 pm
Washington, Mar 7 (ANI): Researchers have now identified a critical link between obesity and diabetes.
Gene mutation behind type 2 diabetes identified Mar 3, 10:05 am
Washington, March 3 (ANI): Researchers have identified mutations in a gene that can reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, even in people who have risk factors such as obesity and old age.
People in socioeconomically deprived areas likelier to suffer from diabetes and obesity Mar 2, 9:52 am
Washington, March 2 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that living in a socioeconomically deprived region is a risk factor for being affected by diabetes mellitus and obesity.
Pollution linked to soaring obesity rates Feb 28, 10:03 am
Washington, Feb. 28 (ANI): A team of researchers has found a link between a type of pollutants and certain metabolic complications of obesity.
London, Feb 25 (ANI): The World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned that lack of physical inactivity and diets high in fats, salts and sugars has led to obesity and overweight is becoming "the new norm" throughout Europe.
Washington, Feb. 25 (ANI): A new study have found that A Body Shape Index (ABSI), is a more effective predictor of mortality than Body Mass Index (BMI), the most common measure used to define obesity.
Smaller meals more times per day could help curb obesity in cats Feb 21, 9:41 am
Washington, Feb. 21 (ANI): Researchers from the University of Illinois have suggested that smaller meals more times per day could help curb obesity in cats.
Controlling appetite could help in preventing childhood obesity Feb 18, 3:29 pm
Washington, February 18 (ANI): Two studies have revealed that heartier appetite could help in tackling obesity and affect more rapid infant growth.
Childhood obesity could lead to type II diabetes, cardiovascular disease later in life Feb 13, 11:05 am
Washington, Feb 13 (ANI): A new study has found that childhood obesity has long lasting consequences, even when kids lose weight.
Washington, Feb. 11 (ANI): Researchers have said that the spread of obesity and type-2 diabetes could become epidemic in low-income countries, as more individuals are able to own higher priced items such as TVs, computers and cars.
Gastric bypass surgeries could up alcohol dependency risk Feb 9, 10:25 am
London, Feb 9 (ANI): Researchers have found that patients who undergo bypass operations could be at greater risk of drunkenness and alcohol dependency.
Why parents fail to recognize child`s obesity Feb 5, 10:56 am
Washington, Feb. 5 (ANI): Researchers have revealed that more than 50 per cent of parents are not able to recognize that their child is overweight.
Washington, Feb. 04 (ANI): A new study has revealed that obesity during pregnancy is an independent risk factor for long-term cardiovascular morbidity, and these complications tend to occur at a younger age.
Too much salt ups obesity, inflammation risk in adolescents Feb 4, 11:18 am
Washington, Feb 4 (ANI): Adolescents consuming more than twice the recommended daily allowance of salt increases their high sodium intake that correlates with fatness and inflammation regardless of how many calories they consume, a new study has found.
London, Feb 4 (ANI): The World Health Organisation has urged for a global drive to tackle the causes of cancer linked to lifestyle, such as alcohol abuse, sugar consumption and obesity.
Your relationship with your mum can raise your kids' obesity risk Jan 31, 12:20 pm
Washington, Jan 31 (ANI): A new study has found that your bond with your mother or lack thereof can have an indirect impact on your own child's chances of obesity.
Melbourne, Jan 30 (ANI): A new study has warned that terming obesity as an illness or a disease makes overweight people less alarmed about their health because they think that they have no control over their weight.
Overweight kindergarteners likelier to become obese adults Jan 30, 10:28 am
Washington, Jan 30 (ANI): A new study suggests that development of childhood obesity cases or incidence is largely established in kindergarten.
Lingonberries accelerate weight loss Jan 27, 1:40 pm
Washington, January 27 (ANI): Research has revealed that lingonberries, black currants and bilberries may help in shedding weight while acai berries resulted in weight gain.
Washington, Jan 24 (ANI): The offspring of obese mothers consuming a high-fat diet during pregnancy are at a higher risk for lifelong obesity and related metabolic disorders, than children of thin mothers, a new study has found.
Washington, Jan 23 (ANI): Researchers have designed a new theory-based, web-delivered course in an attempt to prevent young adults, aged 18 to 25, from gaining excess weight, which makes them prone to obesity later in life.
Blame your genes for your beer bellies Jan 23, 10:38 am
Washington, Jan. 23 (ANI): A team of researchers has identified five new genes associated with increased waist-to-hip ratio, potentially moving a step closer to developing a medication to treat obesity or obesity-related diseases.
Playing football can help reduce male obesity Jan 22, 11:38 am
London, Jan 22 (ANI): A new Scottish study has found that playing football can help obese men shed off the kilos and keep them off.
Washington, Jan. 17 (ANI): A new study has suggested that children are more likely to have weight problems if their fathers are overweight at conception.
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