Keyword Results for   'obesity'  
Parents don't realize health consequences of kids being overweight  Jul 22, 3:15 pm
Washington, July 22 (ANI): A study revealed that parents of obese children often do not recognize the potentially serious health consequences of childhood weight gain or the importance of daily physical activity that would help their child reach a healthy weight.
Weight control measures can help women beat depression  Jul 20, 4:27 pm
Washington, July 19 (ANI): A new study has revealed that weight management programs also help in reducing depression among black women.
How stress leads to obesity revealed  Jul 16, 1:13 pm
Washington, July 16 (ANI): A new study has revealed the process that can disrupt the process of fat tissue development due to stress.
Siblings likelier to influence childhood obesity risk than parents  Jul 9, 12:59 pm
Washington, July 9 (ANI): A new study has revealed that having an obese sibling associated with more than double the obesity risk of an obese parent; risk even stronger among same-gender siblings.
Inactive lifestyle plays greater role in obesity than caloric intake  Jul 8, 2:59 pm
Washington, July 8 (ANI): A new research has revealed that dormant lifestyle might be the main reason behind increasing obesity rather than caloric intake.
Study shows 50 pc American adults suffer from one chronic condition  Jul 2, 3:11 pm
Washington, July 2 (ANI): A new study has revealed that half of all adults in the USA suffer from at least one chronic condition, such as diabetes, heart disease, or obesity, and over a quarter of adults have two or more.
Obesity before pregnancy linked to preterm births  Jun 26, 9:28 am
Washington, June 26 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that women, who are obese before they become pregnant, face an increased risk of delivering a very premature baby.
Antidepressant use by pregnant women could lead to obesity and diabetes in children  Jun 22, 8:54 am
Washington, June 22 (ANI): Researchers have revealed that women who take antidepressants during pregnancy could be predisposing their infants to type 2 diabetes and obesity later in life.
'Walkable' neighborhoods reduce obesity, diabetes risk  Jun 18, 10:29 am
Washington, June 18 (ANI): New studies suggest that people who live in neighborhoods that are conducive to walking experienced a substantially lower rate of obesity, overweight and diabetes than those who lived in more auto-dependent neighborhoods.
Stress early in life increases risk of being overweight in adulthood  Jun 17, 3:24 pm
London, June 17 (ANI): A study by Aarhus University shows that the risk of obesity increases if a person has faced severe stress in early life.
Vitamin A derivative helps in treating obesity and type 2 diabetes  Jun 17, 11:24 am
London, June 17 (ANI): Vitamin A derivative helps in treating obesity and type 2 diabetes and prevents their cardiovascular complications, according to researchers at the University of Montreal and CHUM Research Centre (CRCHUM).
Information on packaged food creates false sense of health  Jun 14, 3:39 pm
Washington, June 14 (ANI): A new research has revealed that facts printed on the packaged food create false sense of health that might be contributing to the obesity outbreak in the United States.
Female hormones blamed for obesity in western men   Jun 14, 11:16 am
Washington, June 14 (ANI): Obesity among Western men could be linked with exposure to substances containing the female sex hormone estrogen according to new research from the University of Adelaide.
Scientists zero in on finding new obesity drug  Jun 13, 5:50 pm
London, June 13 (ANI): A Danish/British team are closing in on finding drug for obesity with help of a smart tool that will speed up the scientific hunting process.
Exercise stimulates diverse gut bacteria and lowers obesity risk  Jun 10, 11:13 am
Washington, June 10 (ANI): A new study has revealed that increased variation in gut bacteria is related with a positive metabolic profile and immune system response.
Adequate sleep for both parents and kids important in curbing child obesity  Jun 10, 11:13 am
Washington, June 10 (ANI): A new study has revealed that parents should encourage proper sleeping routines for kids as well as for themselves, as it can help decrease child obesity.
Coke urges people to burn off calories equal to one can in new ad   Jun 7, 11:31 am
Washington, June 7 (ANI): In a new online Coke ad, the company while taking on the obesity crisis, asked its customers to first burn off the calories equal to one can of coke and earn their beverage.
How obesity leads to type 2 diabetes, cancer  Jun 6, 10:07 am
Washington, June 6 (ANI): A researcher has said that new findings about the biological links between obesity, insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes may could also help shed light on the connection between obesity and cancer.
On-off switch to burn stored fat discovered  Jun 6, 9:21 am
Washington, June 6 (ANI): Researchers have reported that a molecular pathway called mTORC1 controls the conversion of unhealthy white fat into beige fat, an appealing target for increasing energy expenditure and reducing obesity.
Hunger blocking hormone could also help treat obesity  Jun 2, 4:39 pm
Washington, June 2 (ANI): A new research has revealed that hormone leptin does not only influences neurons to modulate behavior and body weight but it also acts on other types of brain cells to control appetite.
Where you live matters when it comes to obesity, life satisfaction  Jun 1, 4:57 pm
Washington, June 1 (ANI): A new study has revealed that one's community plays a key role in determining how satisfied they are in their life.
Experts say kids who eat meals with families are less likely to be overweight  May 31, 5:02 pm
London, May 31 (ANI): A new study has revealed that kids who eat breakfast and dinner with their parents on a regular basis are less prone to obesity and maintain a healthy lifestyle.
Sleeping with lights on increases obesity risk in women  May 30, 11:29 am
Melbourne, May 30 (ANI): A new study has revealed that sleeping with too much light in the room increases the risk of obesity in women.
Obesity rates climbing worldwide: The Lancet  May 29, 9:54 am
Washington, May 29 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that there has been a startling increase in rates of obesity and overweight in both adults (28 per cent increase) and children (up by 47 per cent) in the past 33 years, with the number of overweight and obese people rising from 857 million in 1980 to 2.1 billion in 2013.
Food additive culprit behind obesity and fatty liver disease  May 28, 10:18 am
Washington, May 28 (ANI): Researchers have linked food additive monosodium glutamate (MSG) to obesity and disorders associated with the metabolic syndrome including progressive liver disease.