• With Stress and Trauma Come Excess Weight in Women

    4 days ago - By Web MD

    About 23 percent of the women included in the study were obese.
    Read more ...

     

  • African Americans are more prone to obesity says research

    African Americans are more prone to obesity says research

    4 days ago - By Daily Mail

    Researchers from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill found the mutated ankyrin-B gene makes mice double in size, regardless of their diet. Only 1.3 percent of Caucasians carry it.
    Read more ...

     

  • Gobbling your food may harm your waistline and heart

    4 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    People who eat slowly are less likely to become obese or develop metabolic syndrome, a cluster of heart disease, diabetes and stroke risk factors, according to preliminary research.
    Read more ...

     

  • Women who experience stressful events are more likely to be obese, say researchers

    4 days ago - By News Medical

    Women who experience stressful events are at an increased likelihood of being obese compared with women who do not experience such events, according to research presented at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2017.
    Read more ...