The local government in Dubai has announced that for one month, people will be rewarded one gram per kilogram lost as an attempt to lower obesity rates.
Researchers from Princeton University found that women who get pregnant in May increase their likelihood of having a baby prematurely by 10 percent.
British researchers found that children as young as 10 were already conscious of their weight.
Researchers found that healthy adults with late bedtimes and chronic sleep restriction are more susceptible to weight gain due to the increased consumption of calories during late-night hours.
Researchers found that Simvastatin, a cholesterol-lowering drug blocked the effects of aerobic exercise for overweight and obese people.
Researchers state that talking to overweight teenagers about eating habits is more effective in influencing weight loss as opposed to talking about weight.
Is your job making you fat?
A new study links asthma to an increased risk of developing obstructive sleep apnea.
A good quality nightcap can improve overall productivity the following day, which is why getting sleep and staying asleep are very important.
No one likes a fat-talker, a new study has confirmed.
Alice Jackson ran and ate a diet that consisted simply of lettuce during the day.
Unfortunately, the same could not be said for men’s beer bellies.
Researchers found that children who paid more attention to the content on television had the highest body mass indexes in comparison to children who did not pay attention to the television shows.
Researchers state that serving food on salad plates could teach children proportion eating and prevent obesity.
Overweight young adults are significantly more likely to develop kidney disease by the time the become seniors, according to a new study.
If you are shopping around for a dentist, you are probably looking for someone who takes your insurance, has a great online reputation and a good standing with the Board of Dental Examiners. However, if you have a family you might be inclined to look for separate dentists for you and your kids. You may want to consider going to a family dentist. In addition to saving you time, a family dentist’s office can keep a history of your brood’s dental records in one place. A family dentist will also be able to provide many different services, so you will not have to run around from clinic to clinic when you have a problem with your teeth. Children will be able to see their parents getting treatment in the same office in which they will be treated. You and your kids will get to know the staff and feel comfortable with them.