Researcher Ann McTiernan stressed the importance of exercising and maintaining a healthy weight in order to reduce breast cancer risk.
Getting tested for obesity genes may provide psychological benefits, a new study suggests.
Adjusting gut bacteria may help prevent obesity and diabetes, a new study suggests.
A new case report revealed that a two and a half year old Saudi Arabian boy received bariatric surgery to control his obesity.
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.
Obesity may increase a person's risk of getting migraines. Researchers found that people who get occasional migraines are more likely to be obese than people who do not have migraines.
Researchers found that cigarette smoke and second-hand smoke contributed to even more negative health effects for obese people.
Researchers found that five percent of children could be classified as severely obese.
Researchers found that interventions on children's TV and sleeping routines can help them reduce their BMI.
Losing weight may put obese teens at risk of developing anorexia and bulimia, a new study suggests.
Researchers reported that obese teenagers who lose weight are more likely to develop eating disorders.
A bad night's sleep may make people buy more unhealthy foods the next day, according to new research.
They may not be scientifically based, but the need for a solution outside of pharmaceuticals may encourage you to consider such options. When traditional medicine is not quite doing the trick, thinking outside the box and trying one of these options may bring surprising results.