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Kids who drink orange juice in the morning 'have a higher obesity risk'

KIDS WHO DRINK ORANGE JUICE IN THE MORNING 'HAVE A HIGHER OBESITY RISK'

Parents should stop giving their children fruit juice at breakfast because it significantly increases their chances of being overweight...

Obese patients with an infectious disease survive are twice as likely to survive, study finds

OBESE PATIENTS WITH AN INFECTIOUS DISEASE SURVIVE ARE TWICE AS LIKELY TO SURVIVE, STUDY FINDS

Obese patients sufffering from infectious disease and discharged from hospital are about twice as likely to survive compared to those...

 
 
 
Novel Adipokine Promotes Insulin Resistance and Inflammation

NOVEL ADIPOKINE PROMOTES INSULIN RESISTANCE AND INFLAMMATION

Study findings could contribute to the development of alternative approaches for the treatment of diseases caused by obesity.

New Food-Based Obesity Preventive Score Developed

NEW FOOD-BASED OBESITY PREVENTIVE SCORE DEVELOPED

A new, simple food-based score developed can help predict long-term risk of overweight or obesity in healthy adults. The score can...

 
 
 
Top doctor says patients should be referred to knitting groups to tackle loneliness 

TOP DOCTOR SAYS PATIENTS SHOULD BE REFERRED TO KNITTING GROUPS TO TACKLE LONELINESS 

Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, chairman of the Royal College of GPs, said loneliness is as bad for the health as obesity.

Sugar is dumbing down young children, new study warns; pregnant women told to watch their diet

SUGAR IS DUMBING DOWN YOUNG CHILDREN, NEW STUDY WARNS; PREGNANT WOMEN TOLD TO WATCH THEIR DIET

Consumption of excess sugar has been linked to various health concerns like cancer, diabetes, and obesity, and now another study has...

 
 
 
To Treat Obesity, a Bioreactor Transforms Bad Fat Into Good Fat

TO TREAT OBESITY, A BIOREACTOR TRANSFORMS BAD FAT INTO GOOD FAT

With an outpatient procedure, doctors could give overweight people a metabolic boost

Biochemical Pathway That Spurs Beige Fat Cells to Burn Energy Identified

BIOCHEMICAL PATHWAY THAT SPURS BEIGE FAT CELLS TO BURN ENERGY IDENTIFIED

Feel the burn: Key signaling pathway that spurs beige fat cells to burn energy identified. The finding reveals a possible target for...

 
 
 

NEW DISCOVERY LINKS NICOTINE WITH OBESITY-FIGHTING ‘BEIGE' FAT

Scientists engaged in the fight against obesity have long been aware that white fat cells burn energy and protect against obesity....

New Obesity Treatment: Brain Stimulation May Reduce Food Cravings

NEW OBESITY TREATMENT: BRAIN STIMULATION MAY REDUCE FOOD CRAVINGS

Obesity treatment by stimulating the brain to alter its intrinsic reward system which may reduce food cravings. Deep Transcranial Magnetic...

 
 
 
People with large waistlines have lower levels of vitamin D, study finds

PEOPLE WITH LARGE WAISTLINES HAVE LOWER LEVELS OF VITAMIN D, STUDY FINDS

Researchers from the VU University, Amsterdam, found obese people who carry excess fat around their midriffs have lower vitamin D levels....

More Evidence Weight Loss Surgery Can Improve Diabetes Symptoms

MORE EVIDENCE WEIGHT LOSS SURGERY CAN IMPROVE DIABETES SYMPTOMS

It is well known that obesity has become a large problem in our world. It is also quite common knowledge that individuals suffering...

 
 
 
New study out of Poland suggests garlic extract may reduce cardiovascular risk in obese individuals

NEW STUDY OUT OF POLAND SUGGESTS GARLIC EXTRACT MAY REDUCE CARDIOVASCULAR RISK IN OBESE INDIVIDUALS

A three-month long study in Poland suggests that garlic extract supplementation improved some markers linked to cardiovascular risk...

Ugh, Stress Can Actually Cause You to Gain Weight - Here's Why

UGH, STRESS CAN ACTUALLY CAUSE YOU TO GAIN WEIGHT - HERE'S WHY

Stress is OK in small doses - it's our body's natural response to a threat. But if you feel perpetually like Andie trying to get Miranda's...

 
 
 
PROVEN: Sugar-free diet drinks are NOT healthier; artificial sweeteners still cause obesity and diabetes

PROVEN: SUGAR-FREE DIET DRINKS ARE NOT HEALTHIER; ARTIFICIAL SWEETENERS STILL CAUSE OBESITY AND DIABETES

Artificial sweeteners have been heralded by weight-conscious folks looking to cut calories for the last few decades. It's hard to ignore...

Omega 3 and 6 may protect obese people from type 2 diabetes

OMEGA 3 AND 6 MAY PROTECT OBESE PEOPLE FROM TYPE 2 DIABETES

Researchers from the University of Guelph, Ontario, found that after 12 weeks of having such supplements added to their diets, obese...

 
 
 
Low Carb Diet-What You Should Know About It

LOW CARB DIET-WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT IT

Carbohydrate is the root cause behind your obesity, or so the supporters of low-carbohydrate diets would have you believe. Low-carb...

Does the Order in Which You Eat Your Macronutrients Matter?

DOES THE ORDER IN WHICH YOU EAT YOUR MACRONUTRIENTS MATTER?

We know it's important to get a healthy array of macronutrients - carbs, fats, protein - and to get these macronutrients from whole...

 
 
 
What is Type 3 Diabetes & What Dietary Habits Prevent It?

WHAT IS TYPE 3 DIABETES & WHAT DIETARY HABITS PREVENT IT?

Unless you've been vacation on another planet, you've heard of type 1 and type 2 diabetes, one of the country's fastest growing health...

Taurine deficiency could cause male infertility

TAURINE DEFICIENCY COULD CAUSE MALE INFERTILITY

Researchers in Japan and New York say infertility could be higher among those who don't have enough taurine, which could include obese...