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Frequent snacking may give a pot belly: Study

Repeated snacking even in the absence of hunger may put you at risk of unhealthy weight gain, says a new study.

Jun 27, 2015, 18:15 PM IST

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

Why obese people don't develop metabolic problems

Obesity does not always go hand in hand with metabolic changes in the body that can lead to diabetes, heart disease and stroke, says a research.

Jan 03, 2015, 19:55 PM IST