Last Updated: Sunday, December 19, 2010, 00:00
Teenage girls who think they are overweight, but are not, are at more risk for depression.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 30, 2010, 00:00
Apple-shaped women are more at risk of developing osteoporosis than those who are pear-shaped.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 20, 2010, 00:00
Being overweight as a child is a strong predictor of diabetes and cardiovascular disease risk in early adulthood.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 09, 2010, 00:00
Obesity may soon replace more traditional health concerns like under nutrition & infectious diseases.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 06, 2010, 00:00
A new study has found that obese children eat healthy foods such as fruit, vegetable and fish.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 29, 2010, 00:00
A new study has found that women using assisted reproductive technology (ART) to conceive have a higher rate of miscarriage if they are overweight.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 06, 2010, 00:00
Excess caloric consumption is not only a result of indisciplined eating, but intestinal bacteria contribute to changes in appetite and metabolism, says latest research.
Last Updated: Monday, April 05, 2010, 00:00
Aspiring moms may be advised to achieve a healthy weight before they become pregnant or their babies may run the risk of obesity later.