' Get Lucky' was recently awarded the song of the year title by licensing body Broadcast Music Inc ( BMI) at an award ceremony for songwriters who got the most airplays on US radio and TV.
Although the obesity rate calculated from body mass index (BMI) figures has not gone up significantly, the waistlines of US adults, especially that of women, continue to expand, says a study.
Social networking programmes designed to help people lose weight could play a role in the global fight against obesity, according to new research.
If you are suffering from high blood pressure, check your Body Mass Index (BMI) first as a new study indicates sodium intake has less impact on overall health than previously thought.
A new study has revealed that increase in obesity cases has also contributed in boosting the prevalence of diabetes.
The main difference between Caucasians and South Asians comes down to how much space there is to store fat in the body and where it holes up.
Researchers have found that an elevated BMI at age 17 may be predictive of coronary heart disease in adulthood.
The study of 1mn Asians was conducted by Wei Zheng at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, Nashville.
A new study has revealed overweight children with higher body mass index (BMI) are more likely to have high blood pressure than those who have the same increase in BMI but normal-weight.
The new measure of obesity to be launched is called BVI (body volume index).
The development of diabetes is influenced by visceral fat tissue.
Day in Pics: 23rd October
Showbiz World - October 23, 2014
Aamir Khan's sensational 'PK' posters