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Have a large waistline? You most likely have a vitamin D deficiency, according to this study

HAVE A LARGE WAISTLINE? YOU MOST LIKELY HAVE A VITAMIN D DEFICIENCY, ACCORDING TO THIS STUDY

If you're overweight, there are plenty of things you might worry about, from looking good in your clothes and brushing off cruel comments,...

Obese people may overeat to make up for enjoying food less than thinner people, says new study

OBESE PEOPLE MAY OVEREAT TO MAKE UP FOR ENJOYING FOOD LESS THAN THINNER PEOPLE, SAYS NEW STUDY

A Bangor University study has found that overweight people actually enjoy food less than those who are skinny, and says that they felt...

 
 
 

DIET AND NUTRITION IN THE NFL

At one time, the National Football League was considered a seasonal sport. Players would occupy the role of being a professional athlete...

The colours and patterns of your clothes provide clues about weight problems, a new study suggests

THE COLOURS AND PATTERNS OF YOUR CLOTHES PROVIDE CLUES ABOUT WEIGHT PROBLEMS, A NEW STUDY SUGGESTS

Overweight people prefer clothes of certain colours and patterns, a study found. Overweight women prefer multicoloured and dot-patterned...

 
 
 
Kids who drink orange juice in the morning 'have a higher obesity risk'

KIDS WHO DRINK ORANGE JUICE IN THE MORNING 'HAVE A HIGHER OBESITY RISK'

Parents should stop giving their children fruit juice at breakfast because it significantly increases their chances of being overweight...

New Food-Based Obesity Preventive Score Developed

NEW FOOD-BASED OBESITY PREVENTIVE SCORE DEVELOPED

A new, simple food-based score developed can help predict long-term risk of overweight or obesity in healthy adults. The score can...

 
 
 
To Treat Obesity, a Bioreactor Transforms Bad Fat Into Good Fat

TO TREAT OBESITY, A BIOREACTOR TRANSFORMS BAD FAT INTO GOOD FAT

With an outpatient procedure, doctors could give overweight people a metabolic boost

3 Tips to Maintain Weight Loss Transformation

3 TIPS TO MAINTAIN WEIGHT LOSS TRANSFORMATION

If you want to maintain your weight loss transformation , it won't happen by chance. You must take the right steps and continue on.... The...

 
 
 
"TED" young active Labradoodle seeking activity and weight loss

"TED" YOUNG ACTIVE LABRADOODLE SEEKING ACTIVITY AND WEIGHT LOSS

Sad to see such a young dog so grossly overweight. Ted is a very Popular breed mix - please help him find a great home that will help...

What is Type 3 Diabetes & What Dietary Habits Prevent It?

WHAT IS TYPE 3 DIABETES & WHAT DIETARY HABITS PREVENT IT?

Unless you've been vacation on another planet, you've heard of type 1 and type 2 diabetes, one of the country's fastest growing health...

 
 
 
Walking for ten minutes-a-day improves chances of getting pregnant for overweight women

WALKING FOR TEN MINUTES-A-DAY IMPROVES CHANCES OF GETTING PREGNANT FOR OVERWEIGHT WOMEN

The recent study by the University of Massachusetts Amherst shows that overweight and obese women have improved their pregnancy chances...

Obesity DOES run in families: Children are more likely to be overweight if their grandparents were

OBESITY DOES RUN IN FAMILIES: CHILDREN ARE MORE LIKELY TO BE OVERWEIGHT IF THEIR GRANDPARENTS WERE

Researchers from the University of Messina, Italy, youngsters are also at risk of obesity if their parents or grandparents suffered...

 
 
 
Obesity in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Might Hasten Disability

OBESITY IN RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS PATIENTS MIGHT HASTEN DISABILITY

Patients with rheumatoid arthritis who are severely obese are more likely to experience rapidly progressing disability than patients...

Coffee in pregnancy ‘raises risk of an overweight child'

COFFEE IN PREGNANCY ‘RAISES RISK OF AN OVERWEIGHT CHILD'

The findings from a study of 51,000 mothers and infants in Norway call into question NHS guidelines which say expectant mothers can...

 
 
 
Having a fat belly DOUBLES the risk of heart attack or stroke

HAVING A FAT BELLY DOUBLES THE RISK OF HEART ATTACK OR STROKE

Having a belly that is bigger than your waist makes you two-fold more likely to have a major heart even than if you were just overweight...

Growing up too young, too fast: Study says that girls who start puberty earlier are more likely to be overweight as adults

GROWING UP TOO YOUNG, TOO FAST: STUDY SAYS THAT GIRLS WHO START PUBERTY EARLIER ARE MORE LIKELY TO BE OVERWEIGHT AS ADULTS

There may be some wisdom to a parent's wish for a young daughter not to grow up too soon. New research from Imperial College London...

 
 
 
3 Tests that Outperform BMI for Monitoring Obesity & Health Risks

3 TESTS THAT OUTPERFORM BMI FOR MONITORING OBESITY & HEALTH RISKS

BMI, or body mass index, is still the tool health care professionals use to determine whether a patient is a healthy body weight or...

Encapsulated fruit and vegetable juices found to improve inflammation, blood lipids, weight in the obese

ENCAPSULATED FRUIT AND VEGETABLE JUICES FOUND TO IMPROVE INFLAMMATION, BLOOD LIPIDS, WEIGHT IN THE OBESE

A study by researchers at the University of Newcastle in Australia showed that encapsulated fruit and vegetable juice concentrate could...

 
 
 
Use of most-prescribed diabetes drug, metformin, during pregnancy found to increase risk of obesity in the child

USE OF MOST-PRESCRIBED DIABETES DRUG, METFORMIN, DURING PREGNANCY FOUND TO INCREASE RISK OF OBESITY IN THE CHILD

According to the results of a study, women who take metformin, a common diabetes medication, could be putting their children at increased...

Pecans-rich Diet Can Significantly Lower Risk of Heart Disease and Diabetes

PECANS-RICH DIET CAN SIGNIFICANTLY LOWER RISK OF HEART DISEASE AND DIABETES

Eating a small handful of pecans daily can help overweight and obese adults who are at risk of developing cardiovascular diseases and...