A heartier appetite results into more rapid infant growth, according to new researches. The new studies have also linked the heartier appetite with the genetic predisposition to obesity.
Loneliness is twice as lethal as obesity for seniors, according to a new study.
Researchers reported that using attention behavioral modification can prevent overweight and obese children from overeating.
Fast food has been linked to obesity in numerous ways, and new research suggests that living close to fast food restaurants increases children's risk of becoming overweight.
Having too much body fat has been linked to brain changes that affect memory, emotions and appetite, according to a new study.
A new study reported that firstborn males might have a greater risk of obesity due to poor insulin sensitivity.
Reading cartoons can help promote fruit consumption among young people, according to a new study.
Researchers reported that TVs, computers and cars could drastically increase obesity and diabetes rates in developing nations.
Shivering may provide the same benefits as exercise, according to a new study.
Weight decreases during weekdays and increases during weekends, according to a new study.
Obesity rates could be reduced if governments regulated the fast food market, a new report stated.
Having insensitive mothers can increase children's risk of obesity, according to a new study.
Children's weight in kindergarten may predict their risk of becoming obese, according to a new study.
A new study reported that the "obesity is a disease" label is tied to negative psychological effects.
A new UK study found that supermarkets continue to expose customers to high calorie food options at the checkout lines.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.