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Everyday steps can help fight obesity: IMA

Taking the elevator from the first floor instead of the ground floor, using land phones at home instead of mobiles, and trying to use less of the remote control while watching television were some of the ways to fight obesity, according to the Indian Medical Association (IMA).

Jan 19, 2015, 20:32 PM IST

Seaweed bread can help fight obesity

Eating seaweed bread can help make you feel fuller and reduce the amount you eat during the day, researchers say.

Mar 23, 2012, 10:52 AM IST

Now, a dish that ‘talks’ to fight obesity

The National Health Service (NHS) has introduced a talking plate in the UK, which warns fat families about their eating habits and tells people not to wolf their food.

Nov 21, 2011, 11:00 AM IST

Himalayan berry helps boost brain, fight obesity

Antioxidants in the berries also help to fight obesity, teeth problems, acne, ageism, poor digestion and constipation. It is also said to keep the heart healthy.

Jun 14, 2011, 16:13 PM IST

Computer games can help kids fight obesity

Scientists in New Zealand have found computer games are actually beneficial for children.

May 31, 2011, 19:15 PM IST

Chili pepper ingredient helps fight obesity

A new research suggests that chili peppers has an ingredient that helps fight fat.

Jul 22, 2010, 10:39 AM IST

Chili pepper ingredient helps fight obesity

A new research suggests that chili peppers has an ingredient that helps fight fat.

Jul 22, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Food aromas may help fight obesity

Usually the tempting smell of food is linked to hunger pangs, but scientists in the Netherlands think that foods can be engineered to release satiating aromas during chewing.

Dec 17, 2009, 11:42 AM IST

Food aromas may help fight obesity

Usually the tempting smell of food is linked to hunger pangs, but scientists in the Netherlands think that foods can be engineered to release satiating aromas during chewing.

Dec 17, 2009, 00:00 AM IST