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Large Babies Born to Diabetic Mothers are at High Obesity Risk

LARGE BABIES BORN TO DIABETIC MOTHERS ARE AT HIGH OBESITY RISK

Large for gestational age babies born to mothers with diabetes are at a higher risk of becoming overweight or obese during childhood,...

Psychological impact of being overweight hits women twice as hard as men

PSYCHOLOGICAL IMPACT OF BEING OVERWEIGHT HITS WOMEN TWICE AS HARD AS MEN

Scientists at Exeter University who looked at the genes of 340,000 people found those with a high body mass index were more likely...

 
 
 
People jump to conclusions about someone's character based on their figure, study finds

PEOPLE JUMP TO CONCLUSIONS ABOUT SOMEONE'S CHARACTER BASED ON THEIR FIGURE, STUDY FINDS

A new study from the University of Texas at Dallas has found that our first impressions of overweight people are 'lazy' while slimmer...

Overweight after menopause? Try the Paleolithic diet for maintaining weight loss over the long term, reducing risk of diabetes

OVERWEIGHT AFTER MENOPAUSE? TRY THE PALEOLITHIC DIET FOR MAINTAINING WEIGHT LOSS OVER THE LONG TERM, REDUCING RISK OF DIABETES

Postmenopausal women who are having a hard time maintaining their weight may want to try following the Paleolithic diet. Doing so decreases...

 
 
 
How Fast Is Too Fast For My Pet To Lose Weight?

HOW FAST IS TOO FAST FOR MY PET TO LOSE WEIGHT?

You've already conquered the first steps of determining that your pet is overweight and you've worked with your veterinarian to create...

Being Obese, Overweight Can Shorten Your Life Expectancy Up to 10 Years

BEING OBESE, OVERWEIGHT CAN SHORTEN YOUR LIFE EXPECTANCY UP TO 10 YEARS

Do you know: Obesity can make you die early. A new study highlights being obese or overweight in your 20s cuts life expectancy up to...

 
 
 
Vitamin D Supplements May Improve Weight Loss in Overweight, Obese Kids

VITAMIN D SUPPLEMENTS MAY IMPROVE WEIGHT LOSS IN OVERWEIGHT, OBESE KIDS

Vitamin D supplements can help overweight and obese kids to lose weight, tackle childhood obesity and reduce the risk of developing...

Trillion-dollar Apple could get 20% more valuable by the end of next year, JPMorgan says

TRILLION-DOLLAR APPLE COULD GET 20% MORE VALUABLE BY THE END OF NEXT YEAR, JPMORGAN SAYS

Apple could get 20% more valuable by the end of December 2019. JPMorgan initiated coverage of Apple with an "overweight" rating and...

 
 
 
Breastfeeding is better for babies' weight than pumped breast milk, according to a new study

BREASTFEEDING IS BETTER FOR BABIES' WEIGHT THAN PUMPED BREAST MILK, ACCORDING TO A NEW STUDY

A new study found that formula-fed babies were three times more likely to be overweight than exclusively breastfed babies. The study...

High-carbohydrates Diet Can Improve Weight Loss

HIGH-CARBOHYDRATES DIET CAN IMPROVE WEIGHT LOSS

New way to fight obesity with high-carbohydrates diet for weight loss. Eating a diet high in carbs can help in weight reduction and...

 
 
 

FOR OVERWEIGHT DOGS, OWNER BEHAVIOR MATTERS

It is estimated that up to 60% of pet dogs are overweight or obese. Overweight and obesity in dogs leads to increased risks of disease...

Obesity, Overweight May Increase Women's Urinary Incontinence Risk

OBESITY, OVERWEIGHT MAY INCREASE WOMEN'S URINARY INCONTINENCE RISK

Obesity and overweight may increase the risk of developing urinary incontinence in women, reveals a new study.

 
 
 
There's No Realistically Prescribable Amount Of Exercise That Will By Itself Lead To Useful Weight Loss, But That Doesn't Mean You Shouldn't Exercise!

THERE'S NO REALISTICALLY PRESCRIBABLE AMOUNT OF EXERCISE THAT WILL BY ITSELF LEAD TO USEFUL WEIGHT LOSS, BUT THAT DOESN'T MEAN YOU SHOULDN'T EXERCISE!

This isn't the first time I've noted that there is no realistically prescribable amount of exercise that by itself will lead to clinically...

Cleaning products may be making children FAT due to chemicals 'altering bacteria in their guts'

CLEANING PRODUCTS MAY BE MAKING CHILDREN FAT DUE TO CHEMICALS 'ALTERING BACTERIA IN THEIR GUTS'

Researchers from the University of Alberta found that youngster are more likely to be overweight at three years old if their mothers...

 
 
 
Household Cleaning Products May Make Toddlers Overweight

HOUSEHOLD CLEANING PRODUCTS MAY MAKE TODDLERS OVERWEIGHT

High use of multipurpose household cleaning products can alter gut bacteria in babies and increase their risk of becoming overweight.

Netflix Renews Insatiable TV Show For Season 2

NETFLIX RENEWS INSATIABLE TV SHOW FOR SEASON 2

Debby Ryan's Insatiable TV series has been renewed for season 2 at Netflix. Ryan plays Patty Bladell, an overweight teen, who, after...

 
 
 
Obesity map reveals more than 35 percent of people in seven US states are dangerously overweight

OBESITY MAP REVEALS MORE THAN 35 PERCENT OF PEOPLE IN SEVEN US STATES ARE DANGEROUSLY OVERWEIGHT

A new map released by the CDC reveals that Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, and West Virginia all have obesity...

Lifestyle Interventions May Limit Weight Gain During Pregnancy in Overweight or Obese Women

LIFESTYLE INTERVENTIONS MAY LIMIT WEIGHT GAIN DURING PREGNANCY IN OVERWEIGHT OR OBESE WOMEN

In a new study, behavioral lifestyle intervention programs that focused primarily on diet and physical activity limited weight gain...

 
 
 
How Safe is Lorcaserin for Weight Loss in Patients Having Risk Factors of Heart Disease?

HOW SAFE IS LORCASERIN FOR WEIGHT LOSS IN PATIENTS HAVING RISK FACTORS OF HEART DISEASE?

Heart safety of lorcaserin, a weight loss drug was assessed in overweight/obese persons who had established heart disease or risk factors...

Bank of America names 2 sectors investors should buy in to as the bull market makes history

BANK OF AMERICA NAMES 2 SECTORS INVESTORS SHOULD BUY IN TO AS THE BULL MARKET MAKES HISTORY

Bank of America Merrill Lynch has moved to an overweight on the industrials and healthcare sectors. The bank's equity strategists don't...