A new study found that being overweight or obese is a contributor to heart disease regardless of other factors.
Overweight teens are twice as likely to develop esophageal cancer compared to their normal weight counterparts, a new study suggests.
A dog's life often reflects that of their owner's. Dogs with lazy owners might not get all the walks they need to keep a healthy weight. A new study reveals, just like humans, being overweight can negatively affect canine health.
Eating five meals a day may protect teens from gaining weight, a new study suggests.
Getting tested for obesity genes may provide psychological benefits, a new study suggests.
Women who use IVF and who have cesareans before going in to labor are significantly less likely to breastfeed their children, according to a new study.
Being a little overweight might actually add years to your life, a new study suggests. New research reveals that older adults may live longer with a few extra pounds, but only if they don't pile on more pounds.
Binge eating is more harmful for men, a new study suggests.
Childhood obesity may quadruple a person's risk of high blood pressure, a new study suggests.
Losing weight may put obese teens at risk of developing anorexia and bulimia, a new study suggests.
Women are happier when they gain weight, according to a new study.
Levels of a pre-pregnancy hormone may predict a woman's gestational diabetes risk, according to a new study.
In a new study, researchers found that gestational diabetes could increase a pregnant woman's risk of sleep apnea by seven times.
A new report found that obesity is responsible for more deaths than previously believed.
Childhood physical abuse makes women, but not men, significantly more prone to obesity, a new study suggests.