Keyword Results for   'obesity'  
Europe's top court rules in favour of classing 'obesity as disability' at work  Dec 21, 11:05 am
Washington, Dec 21 (ANI): The European Court of Justice has said in a ruling that obesity can be considered a disability, which can change the way employers in Europe treat overweight staff.
Christmas 'mistletoe' can also kiss away obesity-related liver disease  Dec 18, 11:44 am
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): Scientists have found that Mistletoe not only represents a kiss at Christmas time, but it may also help fight obesity-related liver disease.
Kids who skip meals likelier to face obesity, cardiometabolic risk  Dec 16, 12:17 pm
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): Kids between the ages of 6 to 8 years who skip their meals face increased obesity and cardiometabolic risk, according to a new Finnish study.
Reprogramming of white fat cells can lead to obesity treatments  Dec 14, 5:01 pm
Washington, Dec 14 (ANI): A new research has revealed that white fat cells can be converted into brown cells through a mechanism, that will help in burning body fat and ultimately provide possible approach for treating obesity.
Chronic lack of sleep, sleep-related breathing problems may double obesity risk in kids  Dec 14, 9:19 am
Washington, Dec 14 (ANI): A new study has revealed that sleep-related breathing problems and chronic lack of sleep may each double the risk of a child becoming obese by age 15.
Potatoes may actually help keep your weight under control   Dec 10, 12:11 pm
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): Solution for keeping your weight in control can be at your home itself, as scientists have found that a simple potato extract may help limit weight gain, unlike the belief that potato contributes to it.
Soon, obesity pill to replace treadmill  Dec 9, 12:57 pm
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): A team of scientists at Harvard are developing a pill that converts white fat to brown fat.
New designer 'Triple Hormone' gives fresh hope to obese, diabetic people  Dec 9, 12:41 pm
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): In a new study, researchers have for the first time designed a substance that combines 3 metabolically active hormone components, which offers new hope to people suffering from obesity and diabetes.
High- sugar diet of fathers can lead to obesity in kids   Dec 8, 6:31 pm
London, Dec 8 (ANI): A study has revealed that high- sugar diet consumed by father can also lead to obesity in kids.
Occupational sitting tied to increased likelihood of obesity in women  Dec 7, 1:35 pm
Washington, Dec 7 (ANI): A new study has revealed that occupational sitting is tied to increased likelihood of obesity in women, especially among black women.
Link between obesity and hypertension discovered  Dec 5, 12:46 pm
Washington, Dec 5 (ANI): A team of researchers has discovered the link between obesity and hypertension.
Obesity can eat up 8 years of your life  Dec 5, 12:08 pm
London, Dec 5 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have found that overweight and obese people can lose up to 8 years of their lives.
Avoiding 'midnight snacking' may help stave off high cholesterol  Dec 3, 1:35 pm
Washington, Dec. 03 (ANI): A new study has revealed that confining caloric consumption to an 8- to 12-hour period and avoiding midnight snacking might stave off high cholesterol, diabetes and obesity.
Intermittent fasting can help cure obesity  Dec 3, 12:36 pm
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): A new study has revealed that restricting access to food to 8-12 hours rather than allowing constant access to food may help prevent and even reverse obesity and type 2 diabetes.
Lesser the physical activity, poorer the academic performance in kids  Dec 3, 11:43 am
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): In a new study scientists have claimed that decreased physical activity during childhood lead to poor academic performance.
Chinese medicinal plant may help treat obesity, diabetes  Dec 2, 11:36 am
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): A new study has revealed that a component of a flowering plant used in traditional Chinese medicine thwarts development of obesity, type 2 diabetes and hepatic steatosis.
Obesity causes almost 500,000 new cancer cases worldwide yearly  Nov 26, 9:46 am
London, Nov 26 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have discovered that obesity leads to around 481 000 new cancer cases every year in adults, or 3.6 percent of cancers worldwide.
Exposure to antibiotics' during pregnancy heightens obesity risk in kids  Nov 19, 10:19 am
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have revealed that children who were exposed to antibiotics while in the womb, face greater of become obese.
Night shift workers likelier to burn less energy, gain weight   Nov 18, 10:52 am
Washington, Nov 18 (ANI): A new research has explained that people who work in the night shifts are likely to burn less energy during a 24-hour period as compared to those who work on a normal schedule which ultimately increases their risk for weight gain and obesity.
Even healthcare professionals struggle to identify obesity like common people  Nov 16, 9:55 am
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): A new study has revealed that majority of people including healthcare professionals struggle to identify obesity.
Coffee may help combat obesity   Nov 15, 1:04 pm
Washington, Nov 15 (ANI): A new study has demonstrated that a compound found in coffee may help prevent obesity-related disease.
Weight-loss surgery may help perk up kidney function too  Nov 15, 10:01 am
Washington, Nov 15 (ANI): A new study has claimed that weight loss surgery, not only helps shed those extra kilos, but it may also improve our kidney function.
How liver, brain communicate to control appetite revealed  Nov 14, 1:51 pm
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have explained how our liver and brain communicate to regulate appetite.
Exposure to tobacco smoke and roadway air pollution leads to obesity development in kids  Nov 13, 10:37 am
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): A new study has revealed that exposure to tobacco smoke and near-roadway air pollution contributes to the development of obesity.
False beliefs about weight loss pills fueling obesity epidemic  Nov 12, 2:22 pm
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): A new study has revealed that false beliefs about these drugs are responsible for the ever rising obesity epidemic.
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