Protein-rich snacks make teens feel full, diet better

Munching on snacks rich in protein promotes feeling of fullness, and helps teenagers cut down unhealthy eating habits, finds a new research.

Tiny robots can pull 1800 times their own weight

Researchers have developed lightweight robots that use strong and "smart" adhesive surfaces to pull up to 1,800 times their own weight.

Pink's had enough of 'weight-trolling bullies'
Pink's had enough of 'weight-trolling bullies'

 American singer Pink has slammed recent criticism over her weight on the red carpet at the BMI Pop Awards saying that she doesn't "take well to bullying".

Walking or cycling to work can help you lose weight

Using public transport, cycling or walking, instead of driving to work, could help people shed pounds, a new study has found.

Hide food at homes, if you want to shed weight

Having a low self-esteem related to one's weight and keeping food visibly available around the house, outside the kitchen, may increase your likelihood of being obese, says a new research.

Weight management therapies as beneficial as gastric band surgery for diabetics

A new research has found that gastric band surgery and weight management therapies offer similar benefits.

Himesh Reshammiya loses weight for 'Heeriye'
Himesh Reshammiya loses weight for 'Heeriye'

Bollywood musician and actor Himesh Reshammiya, who is "excited" about his upcoming love story "Heeriye", will be seen showing off a slim and trim look in the film.

Sam Smith opens up about weight struggle, says food 'controlled' him
Sam Smith opens up about weight struggle, says food 'controlled' him

 Sam Smith, who has been dropping a lot of weight lately, has opened up about his battle with food.

This dietary fiber supplement may help control weight better

A study has suggested that a dietary fiber supplement named oligofructose may lead to better weight control.

I want to put on weight: Guiliana Rancic
I want to put on weight: Guiliana Rancic

"Fashion Police" star Guiliana Rancic desperately wants to gain weight because she finds herself too skinny and less attractive.

Little voices inside your head telling you to 'eat or stop' aren't just voices: Study

 A new study has revealed that the voices inside people's head that tells them to eat or stop eating are actually a cluster of about 10,000 specialized brain cells.

Smaller plates, smaller portions? Not always

If you thought you can trick yourself into eating less if you use a smaller plate, you are wrong, warns a new study.

Stop munching on those midnight snacks if you want to lose weight

 If you want to lose weight, cutting down on late night snacking may be the best way to do it, scientists have claimed.

Weight shaming backfires: Study

 Turning conventional wisdom on its head, researchers have found that portraying overweight individuals negatively in the media may lead them to gaining more weight.

Weight has never been an issue for me: Bhumi Pednekar
Weight has never been an issue for me: Bhumi Pednekar

 For Bhumi Pednekar, putting on oodles of weight for her debut film "Dum Laga Ke Haisha" was not a problem as the actress says being a plump girl almost all her life she has always been comfortable in her skin.

'Feast and famine' diet may help you live longer

 Intermittent fasting may help people live longer and healthier, according to a new study.

Swap sweets for berries to cut down weight

Munching on berries instead of sweets can help you lose weight, says a new research.

New 'fat-fighting tactics' may help drive down skyrocketing global obesity rates

A new study has revealed that new fat-fighting tactics may help combat global obesity epidemic.

7 ways to avoid hypertension

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Hypertension or high blood pressure is a chronic medical condition which increases the risk of developing many health related problems including heart disease, stroke and kidney diseases.

Jennifer Aniston does not bother about weight gain
Jennifer Aniston does not bother about weight gain

 'Friends' actress Jennifer Aniston says she does not consider weight gain a 'big deal'.