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Severely obese fastest-growing overweight group People who are 100 pounds or more overweight are the fastest-growing group of overweight people in the United States, researchers reported Monday. They found the proportion of the severely obese was ...
Apr 17 2007 6:30pm
Dutch hope to invent foods that prevent obesity Scientists in the Netherlands are developing a new generation of foods that can help prevent obesity by making people eat less, a research institute said on Thursday. The Top Institute Food and Nutri ...
Mar 23 2007 10:39am
Probiotics and obesity Probiotics and obesity It seems every day we get more good news about  probiotics. I came across an article from the March 7 edition of  FASEB  Journal where one study indicates a relationship be ...
Jan 06 2009 6:09pm
The Cheers magazine is looking for articles on obesity, anorexia & weight loss The Cheers (thecheers.org) is a 4-year old online magazine that has just launched a new design and new concept. The magazine is now published once a week, the theme for this week is Obesity (issue w ...
Oct 20 2008 1:23am
Obesity doubles in Sweden in 25 years The number of obese people in Sweden has doubled in the past 25 years, with one in 10 Swedes now considered largely overweight, a Statistics Sweden study showed. Obesity is now as common among women ...
Mar 08 2007 11:59am
Why the long face? Rio's obese treated like horses Rio de Janeiro hospitals have been sending obese people to share medical test equipment with horses at the local race track, drawing complaints from activists who say the practice is humiliating. "Wh ...
Apr 09 2007 3:38pm
Does Genetics Influence Obesity? The last several weeks have seen an explosion of articles in the news regarding the link of genetics and obesity. It is known that if your parents struggle with weight, the likelihood you will too is ...
Apr 21 2007 9:41am
You can see a lot of articles on Diabetes and genetics here as well...  http://bio-g ... more
May 24 2009 10:30pm
Stop Childhood Obesity Clearly one of our most important wars we need to fight today is the war on childhood obesity. What could possibly be more important than that? Here are some simple things that we as a nation co ...
Jan 30 2008 2:03am
Overweight people more likely to get asthma Obese and overweight people are 50 percent more likely to get asthma than those of normal weight, suggesting that weight loss could help reduce the number of asthma cases, U.S. researchers said Monday ...
Apr 03 2007 10:59am
Special Report: Shhhh...This Is Your Brain On Sleep As we struggle to allot enough time to the job, kids, family, friends, Lost, and Joaquin Phoenix message boards, sleep stands out as a suspiciously long block of idle hours. We set the alarm early, st ...
Apr 02 2007 11:15am