Researchers found that five percent of children could be classified as severely obese.
Women are happier when they gain weight, according to a new study.
Researchers explained that ex-smokers gain weight due to changes in the diversity of intestinal bacteria.
Levels of a pre-pregnancy hormone may predict a woman's gestational diabetes risk, according to a new study.
In a new editorial, researchers stated that BMI is not an accurate measurement of obesity.
In a new UK survey, researchers found that for some people, fulfilling their food cravings resulted in a buzz that could be comparable to a high from drugs.
Researchers found that pregnant women could benefit from being more active throughout the day running small errands or taking care of their children.
Childhood physical abuse makes women, but not men, significantly more prone to obesity, a new study suggests.
Researchers report that girls who biologically mature faster tend to be less physically active and are more likely to report a lower quality of life.
Babies born at a lower birth weight are more likely to become obese adults, a new study suggests.
Researchers discovered that girls suffering from anorexia also have symptoms that resemble autism even though they were never diagnosed with the behavioral disorder.
In a new report, researchers remind people that one's risk of developing type two diabetes is due to several factors, ranging from age to family history and not just weight.
Baby Jasleen who was born last week, weighed in at 13.47 pounds and measured 23 inches long.
Researchers found that significant partners who encouraged dieting influenced extreme dieting behaviors.
Tall women are more likely to develop cancer, according to a new study.