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Obese Teens at Risk of Permanent Bone Loss

Obese Teens at Risk of Permanent Bone Loss

It has been found that overweight status in teenagers may lead to long term bone attrition....

Nov 21 2016, 7:12am CST

Kids Who Go to Sleep Early are Less Likely to be Obese Later On

Kids Who Go to Sleep Early are Less Likely to be Obese Later On

Studies have found that kids who go to sleep early are less likely to be obese later on in life. Catching your Z’s is a sure wa...

Jul 14 2016, 9:43am CDT

Obese Women May Affect Great-grandchildren

Obese Women May Affect Great-grandchildren

A woman's obesity may put her future great-grandchildren at high risk of metabolic problems such as type 2 diabetes and heart d...

Jun 19 2016, 2:00pm CDT

40% of U.S. Women are Now Obese, Says Study

40% of U.S. Women are Now Obese, Says Study

The obesity rate is rising for US women. For the first time, 40 percent of women are considered extremely overweight in the Uni...

Jun 8 2016, 6:49am CDT

More People are Now Obese than Underweight: Says Study

Study Claims More People are Now Obese than Underweight

If the trend continues, one in five adults could be obese by 2025....

Apr 2 2016, 5:57am CDT

Heart Attack Patients are Getting Younger and Obese

Heart Attack Patients are Getting Younger and Obese

New research suggests that severe heart attack is striking younger and fatter Americans....

Mar 27 2016, 8:52am CDT

BMI Incorrectly Labels 54 Million Obese Americans as Unhealthy: Study

BMI Incorrectly Labels 54 Million Obese Americans as Unhealthy: Study

A study has found BMI to be an unreliable method of gauging optimal health. There is much more to glowing health than just a si...

Feb 6 2016, 5:19am CST

Number of Obese and Overweight Children Under Five Increasing Alarmingly, WHO Reports

Number of Obese and Overweight Children Under Five Increasing Alarmingly, WHO Reports

The number of overweight children is expected to double in the next decade....

Jan 26 2016, 8:34pm CST

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How Mutton Flaps Are Killing Tonga, the World’s Most Obese Country

Tonga is a country of 100,000 people, located in the Pacific islands. It has a reputation of being the country with the most ob...

Jan 19 2016, 7:08am CST

Reducing Sugar Can Improve Health in Just 10 Days, Study Finds

Reducing Sugar Made Obese Kids Healthier in Just 10 Days

Study suggests that sugar itself is a major culprit in heart disease and diabetes....

Oct 28 2015, 4:02am CDT

Vitamin C Can Reduce Heart Disease in Obese Without Exercise, Study Suggests

Vitamin C Can Reduce Heart Disease in Obese Without Exercise, Study Suggests

Researchers have found that Vitamin C is just good as exercise for the obese or overweight. The findings are important especial...

Sep 8 2015, 5:57pm CDT

Obese Teens At Higher Risk of Bowel Cancer

Obese Teens At Higher Risk of Bowel Cancer

Research paper published by Harvard Medical School in the journal Gut shows obese teenagers have very high risks of developing...

May 26 2015, 9:20am CDT

Ewan McGregor and Scarlett Johanssen make Audiences Obese

Ewan McGregor and Scarlett Johanssen make Audiences Obese

Ewan McGregor and Scarlett Johanssen have acted together in many action movies together. However, the audiences that watch thes...

Sep 2 2014, 4:17am CDT