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Here's how you can tackle obesity

A new study has dished light on different methods on how one can tackle obesity after identifying six different models of obesity.

Apr 19, 2015, 11:34 AM IST

How obesity leads to type 2 diabetes, cancer

A researcher has said that new findings about the biological links between obesity, insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes may could also help shed light on the connection between obesity and cancer.

Jun 06, 2014, 18:22 PM IST

Excessive weight gain during pregnancy raises obesity risk in kids

Children with mothers who gain excessive amounts of weight during pregnancy have an 8 percent increased risk of obesity by the age of 12, a new study has revealed.

Oct 02, 2013, 12:41 PM IST

Healthy food that gives feeling of fullness may limit overall consumption

A new study has found that healthy snacks that promote a feeling of fullness (satiety) may reduce the amount of food intake at subsequent meals and limit overall food consumption.

Jul 17, 2013, 13:32 PM IST

Gen X obesity outweighs that of baby boomers

Gen X obesity outweighs that of baby boomers

Nov 02, 2012, 18:54 PM IST

Obese teens at higher risk for kidney disease

Being obese or overweight during adolescence may raise the risk of kidney diseases.

Oct 30, 2012, 18:00 PM IST

Diet foods that appeal to your inner glutton

When`s the last time you were guiltily scraping your way to the bottom of an ice cream carton and noticed this message: "150 calories per pint"?

Jul 31, 2011, 08:54 AM IST

Obesity adds at least 5 yrs to your joints’ age

Some people have joints that look like they are more than a decade older than they are.

Feb 28, 2011, 12:52 PM IST