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Caulerpa okamurae can potentially treat obesity and metabolic disorders

CAULERPA OKAMURAE CAN POTENTIALLY TREAT OBESITY AND METABOLIC DISORDERS

A recent study from South Korea's Mokpo National University revealed that Caulerpa okamurae can be used for managing obesity and its...

Babies could be given an 'obesity risk score' at BIRTH, study suggests

BABIES COULD BE GIVEN AN 'OBESITY RISK SCORE' AT BIRTH, STUDY SUGGESTS

Scientists at the Broad Institute and Harvard University created a $50 genetic test that can give babies an obesity risk score from...

 
 
 
Phenols in Purple Corn Can Fight Obesity, Diabetes, Inflammation

PHENOLS IN PURPLE CORN CAN FIGHT OBESITY, DIABETES, INFLAMMATION

New hybrids of purple corn or purple maize rich in phenols and other phytochemicals may fight obesity, diabetes and inflammation, reveals...

Celebrity 'Fat-Shaming' Affects All Women: Study

CELEBRITY 'FAT-SHAMING' AFFECTS ALL WOMEN: STUDY

The impact of fat-shaming may be far-reaching because nearly three-quarters of Americans are overweight or obese, according to the...

 
 
 
Study: Curcumin-fenugreek supplements can significantly improve heart health in obese young men

STUDY: CURCUMIN-FENUGREEK SUPPLEMENTS CAN SIGNIFICANTLY IMPROVE HEART HEALTH IN OBESE YOUNG MEN

Obesity dramatically increases the risk of multiple life-threatening health problems. As noted by the respected Cleveland Clinic, a...

After pushing "toxic masculinity" nonsense on men, PG is now celebrating morbid obesity in Gillette Venus marketing to women

AFTER PUSHING "TOXIC MASCULINITY" NONSENSE ON MEN, PG IS NOW CELEBRATING MORBID OBESITY IN GILLETTE VENUS MARKETING TO WOMEN

Leave it to a soulless, multinational corporation like Procter & Gamble , which was kicked out of Argentina back in 2016 for committing...

 
 
 
Is It Easier for Men to Lose Weight?

IS IT EASIER FOR MEN TO LOSE WEIGHT?

Is it easier for men to lose weight than it is for women? It might seem that men have an advantage when it comes to shedding extra...

DNA METHYLATION LEVELS LINKED TO OBESITY

A multidisciplinary study has linked DNA methylation levels to the development of the metabolic disease associated with obesity. A...

 
 
 
Here are the disturbing links between cancer and obesity

HERE ARE THE DISTURBING LINKS BETWEEN CANCER AND OBESITY

Being overweight or obese is now associated with getting at least 13 types of cancer.

Is Your Dog Overweight? Here's What You Need to Know

IS YOUR DOG OVERWEIGHT? HERE'S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

The numbers on dog obesity are startling: In 2018, a survey from the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention found approximately 56%...

 
 
 
Scientists find a way to make crisps taste salty with less of the salt that causes obesity

SCIENTISTS FIND A WAY TO MAKE CRISPS TASTE SALTY WITH LESS OF THE SALT THAT CAUSES OBESITY

Carolyn Ross, a food science professor at Washington State University, created the salt mix, which contains less sodium chloride, with...

New Study Suggests Exercise During Pregnancy Prevent Childhood Obesity

NEW STUDY SUGGESTS EXERCISE DURING PREGNANCY PREVENT CHILDHOOD OBESITY

Just taking a fast-paced walk each morning while pregnant may help your baby burn fat and stay healthy years down the road A new study...

 
 
 
Restaurants shouldn't be allowed to offer sweet treats as part of a fixed-price menu for children

RESTAURANTS SHOULDN'T BE ALLOWED TO OFFER SWEET TREATS AS PART OF A FIXED-PRICE MENU FOR CHILDREN

One third of UK children aged two to 15 are now categorised as overweight or obese, according to Public Health England figures.

Exercising Moms-to-be May Protect Their Children from Obesity

EXERCISING MOMS-TO-BE MAY PROTECT THEIR CHILDREN FROM OBESITY

Regular exercise during pregnancy can ultimately protect your offspring from obesity, reveals a new study.

 
 
 
Scientists warn switching from gadget-to-gadget may be behind rising obesity rates

SCIENTISTS WARN SWITCHING FROM GADGET-TO-GADGET MAY BE BEHIND RISING OBESITY RATES

A study by Rice University, Houston, suggests 'media multitasking' causes impaired function in the region of the brain associated with...

Obesity Risk Linked to Digital Device Overload

OBESITY RISK LINKED TO DIGITAL DEVICE OVERLOAD

New research has shown that mindless switching between digital devices is associated with increased susceptibility to food temptations...

 
 
 
Depression, obesity and chronic pain could all be treated by targeting the SAME protein

DEPRESSION, OBESITY AND CHRONIC PAIN COULD ALL BE TREATED BY TARGETING THE SAME PROTEIN

This is the first time scientists have been able to target this specific protein without also affecting the function of others. The...

Targeting a Protein Could Treat Depression, Obesity and Chronic Pain

TARGETING A PROTEIN COULD TREAT DEPRESSION, OBESITY AND CHRONIC PAIN

A research group has developed a highly selective compound that can effectively block FKBP51 in mice, relieving chronic pain and having...

 
 
 
One new case of Type 2 diabetes every THREE MINUTES as obesity boom drives 'frightening' increase

ONE NEW CASE OF TYPE 2 DIABETES EVERY THREE MINUTES AS OBESITY BOOM DRIVES 'FRIGHTENING' INCREASE

Diabetes is the UK's fastest growing health crisis with the number of cases doubling over 20 years to 3.7million. As many as 90 per...

Smoking During Pregnancy May Result In Your Baby Being Obese Later On

SMOKING DURING PREGNANCY MAY RESULT IN YOUR BABY BEING OBESE LATER ON

Obesity risk is increased in babies who are born to a mother who smoke during pregnancy, finds a new study.