Americans are earning the consequences of their penchant for fast food for quite some time now. A study has revealed the top ten fattest cities in the United States, with Jackson, Mississippi coming out on top.
Researchers looked into the impact of whole-body vibration, and the results are encouraging.
Eating disorders range from a very prominent feature to subtle behavioral traits.
Kidney disease can be controlled and prevented if we understand the circumstances and risk factors which predispose to it. Ensure to keep kidneys healthy, Happy World Kidney Day.
Bariatric surgery is a stomach-shrinking bypass procedure carried out on those wanting to lose excessive weight. It is increasingly common in India, and is a major destination for medical tourists seeking quality services and no waiting lists at a fraction of the cost of western countries.
There is an increased risk of at least 11 types of cancers among people who are obese.
A study found the highest levels of cortisol in obese individuals under high stress. Cortisol is released when the body is stressed. It also regulates metabolism.
Loneliness is linked to serious health problems as shown by several studies.
Four out of five citizens in the country are overweight.
Most people and even doctors consider obesity as a personal failure rather than a disease or a medical condition.
Previous studies have focused greatly on the female partner when it comes to determining fertility. The new study is the first to look into both partners to measure how long it takes for them to achieve pregnancy.
McDonald's faces backlash after announcing that they would no longer separate the process of some of their food items.
People who experience fat shaming are more likely to shy away from fitness regimens and would rather find comfort in food instead.
Eating red meat including bacon, hotdogs, burger patties or anything processed increases the risk of cancer, heart diseases, kidney failure and many more.
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