According to a new study, polyunsaturated oil is a healthier option than saturated oil.
Just an extra five pounds can raise blood pressure in healthy adults, according to a new study.
In a new study, researchers found that obese women who get pregnant can limit their weight gain by using conventional weight-loss methods.
According to a new study, normal weight teens can also suffer from eating disorders.
If you think of your next exercise workout as fun or well-deserved break you will eat less afterward, according to a new study. However if you think of it as a workout, you are likely to eat more dessert and snacks.
Researchers have discovered how a gene commonly linked to obesity-FTO-contributes to weight gain in some people.
Many smokers refuse to kick their habit because they're scared of gaining weight. New research from Penn State College of Medicine reveals that some smokers may avoid addiction treatment if they've previously gained weight while trying to quit.
Being called fat increases a girl's risk of becoming obese, a new study suggests.
Gaining too much weight or loosing it during pregnancy increases the risk of having an overweight or obese child, according to a new study.
New research reveals that triggering a protein called sirtuin 1 can promote longevity by delaying onset of age-related metabolic diseases and improving general health.
Quitting cigarettes is not tied to long-term drastic weight gain, according to a new study.
Researchers found that weight gain during early childhood is tied to increased heart risk during preteen years.
It's no secret that weight gain can lead to depression in women. However, a new study reveals that depression can also pack on pounds Feeling depressed can increase women's' risk of obesity, a new study reveals.
Sleep may help keep kids thin, a new study suggests.
Researchers found that eating a high protein diet and meal replacements could help curb rebound weight gain.
Medicaid, America's most prominent health insurance program, is a boon for pregnant women, as well as women who are trying to conceive a child. It covers a plethora of reproductive healthcare services, including family planning and pregnancy-related care (prenatal services, childbirth, and postpartum services and care) without cost-sharing. Medicaid law strictly prohibits the states from charging co-payments, deductibles, or other such service charges.