Last Updated: Monday, December 09, 2013, 15:00
Researchers including an Indian-origin scientist have linked parental stress to weight gain in children.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 11:40
A new research has showed that poor sleep quality is strongly associated with mood disturbance and lower quality of life among people with extreme obesity.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 16:39
A new study has revealed that there is an abnormal amount of an inflammatory protein called PAR2 in the abdominal fat tissue of overweight and obese humans and rats.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 09:48
Not eating at regular intervals can drastically lower your blood sugar levels making you susceptible to developing diabetes later in life.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 13:26
A new study has revealed that children are more likely to have weight problems if their fathers are overweight at conception.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 15:00
A French contraceptive firm, HRS Pharma, has claimed that its morning-after pill doesn`t work for women weighing 80kg and above.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 14:54
Scientists are developing a computer chip that could be implanted in an obese patient`s arm to help them lose weight.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 12:21
A new study has linked a particular gene in the brain`s reward system to childhood obesity and tasty food choices, particularly for girls.