Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 12:43
A new study has revealed that Body Mass Index associated with breast cancer, regardless of body shape.
Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 19:58
Gaining both too much or too little weight during pregnancy appears to increase the risk of having an overweight or obese child, a study involving an Indian-origin researcher finds.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 03, 2014, 16:18
A new study has revealed that people who are exposed to earlier sunlight are leaner than other people.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 03, 2014, 10:50
Researchers have revealed men, who started smoking regularly before the age of 11 had sons who, on average, had 5-10kg more body fat than their others by the time they were in their teens.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 03, 2014, 00:35
Researchers have found that obese children are slower than healthy-weight children to recognize when they have erred and correct it.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 03, 2014, 00:34
Researchers have found that breast-feeding has a protective effect on the risk of obesity at 20 years of age.
Last Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014, 20:02
Scientists have discovered that people with fewer copies of a gene coding for a carb-digesting enzyme may be at higher risk of obesity.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 30, 2014, 12:37
Researchers have claimed that underweight people too are at the high risk of dying as obese people are.