New findings published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) reveal that low birth weight may be linked to an increased risk of type 2 diabetes.
It turns out that there's a low chance of an obese person recovering their normal body weight. Scientists have found that the chances for obese men is one in 210 and for women is one in 124.
New findings published in the Journal of Consumer Psychology reveal that the amount of cartoons children watch may also be linked to the amount of food they consume.
Is your dog overweight? Most likely, he is. Scientists have found that one in four dogs that compete in the world's largest canine show, called Crusts, is overweight even though they're supposed to represent ideal specimens of their breed.
New findings published in the journal Environment and Behaviour examine why some would prefer to take the stairs over the elevator and vice versa. Looking at issues like these could help to get more people up and moving, to lower obesity rates and to prevent the risk of future health problems.
Could the ability to imagine the smell of your favorite foods increase obesity risk?
Researchers at the University of Florida have found that muscadeine grape seed oil may provide a clue into reducing obesity.
Could marriage make you fat? That may just be the case, according to a new study.
Researchers at The Scripps Research Institute have developed a drug that could help to treat osteoporosis and other bone-related conditions, including diabetes and obesity through the investigation of a protein called PPARG and its effects on bone marrow stem cells.
New findings published in BJOG: an International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology show that a little exercise goes a long way when it comes to preventing gestational diabetes, otherwise known as one of the most frequent complications during pregnancy.
Women who are obese during pregnancy are at an increased risk of various health issue, according to recent findings published in the journal Obesity Reviews.