Keyword Results for 'obesity'
Sleep disturbances linked to poor quality of life in obese Dec 5, 10:17 am
Washington, Dec 05 (ANI): A new research has showed that poor sleep quality is strongly associated with mood disturbance and lower quality of life among people with extreme obesity.
Washington, Dec 03 (ANI): A new study has revealed that there is an abnormal amount of an inflammatory protein called PAR2 in the abdominal fat tissue of overweight and obese humans and rats.
Washington, Nov. 29 (ANI): A fitness guru who apparently expressed her disapproval of growing acceptance of obesity after reading an article in The Daily Mail showing obese women in lingerie, reportedly found her Facebook account suspended temporarily over her comments deemed as 'hate speech'.
Dementia cases on the decline globally, say researchers Nov 28, 3:20 pm
Washington, Nov 28 (ANI): A range of studies have shown dementia cases have been declining among those born later in the last century.
Gene in brain's reward system linked to childhood obesity Nov 27, 10:35 am
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): A new study has linked a particular gene in the brain's reward system to childhood obesity and tasty food choices, particularly for girls.
Obesity linked to higher risk of hearing loss in women Nov 26, 11:54 am
Washington, Nov 26 (ANI): A new research has revealed that a higher body mass index (BMI) and larger waist circumference are each associated with higher risk of hearing loss, while a higher level of physical activity is linked to lower risk of hearing loss in women.
Washington, Nov 26 (ANI): Researchers have found that offsprings whose mothers were fed a high-fat diet during pregnancy and nursing were able to stave off some of the detrimental health effects of obesity by exercising during their adolescence.
Washington, Nov. 24 (ANI): Deepak Chopra's 'Weightless Project' is aiming to fight both obesity and starvation by rewarding people for losing weight by raising money for people desperately needing to gain it.
Obesity may actually alter our sense of taste Nov 22, 11:28 am
Washington, Nov. 22 (ANI): A new study has suggested that obesity could change the way our tongues react to different foods.
Gene that regulates body weight in humans and mice identified Nov 22, 10:54 am
Washington, Nov 22 (ANI): A new study has revealed that loss of a particular gene's function in humans and mice causes morbid obesity.
Washington, Nov 22 (ANI): A new mouse study has suggested that a single overactive enzyme worsens the two core defects of diabetes- impaired insulin sensitivity and overproduction of glucose, therefore a drug targeting the enzyme could help correct both at once.
Brown fat cells may harbour diabetes, obesity cure Nov 22, 10:54 am
Washington, Nov 22 (ANI): A team led by Indian origin researchers has identified brown fat stem cells in adult humans which they believe may lead to new treatments for heart and endocrine disorders.
How to cut risk of metabolic syndrome Nov 20, 1:23 pm
Washington, Nov. 20 (ANI): Data reported by the a new study reinforces the positive influence of lifestyle factors in mitigating risks which could potentially up heart disease risk and other health problems.
What's fueling obesity epidemic amongst kids in India Nov 13, 10:52 am
New Delhi, November 13 (ANI): Childhood Obesity and the accompanying health consequences are growing at a fast rate in India.
Diabetes 'ticking time bomb' for young Indians Nov 9, 12:52 pm
New Delhi, Nov 9 (ANI): With the prevalence of diabetes increasing at an alarming rate worldwide, the proportion of young people with the disease is also soaring.
'Human need for proteins blamed for overeating epidemic' Nov 7, 2:11 pm
Washington, Nov. 7 (ANI): The human need for protein is so powerful that they tend to overeat to consume more, according to a research.
Internet can help mums prevent kids' obesity Nov 6, 10:46 am
Washington, Nov 6 (ANI): Researchers have shown how Web-based, at-home interventions can help mothers address behaviors known to protect against childhood obesity.
Obesity largest factor behind early puberty in girls Nov 5, 10:52 am
Washington, Nov 5 (ANI): A new study has shown that obesity is the largest predictor of earlier onset of puberty in girls, which is affecting white girls much sooner than previously reported.
Kids who sleep more less prone to putting on weight Nov 5, 10:26 am
Washington, Nov 5 (ANI): A new study has found that kids who tend to sleep more, may actually be eating less.
Blame your genes for obesity Oct 25, 11:27 am
Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): Researchers have discovered a new genetic cause of severe obesity which, although relatively rare, demonstrates for the first time that genes can reduce basal metabolic rate.
Long-term obesity linked to poorer pancreatic cancer survival Oct 22, 11:39 am
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): A new study has shown that obese adults live on average two to three months less after a pancreatic cancer diagnosis, compared with healthy weight patients, even after adjusting for factors that are known to predict survival for patients with this disease, such as age and disease stage.
High-intensity interval training and Mediterranean diet combo beneficial for obese people Oct 19, 9:29 am
Washington, Oct. 19 (ANI): High-intensity interval training combined with Mediterranean diet counselling can help improve the heart health of people with abdominal obesity, a new study has suggested.
Low dietary fiber intake could lead to high cardiovascular risk Oct 19, 9:29 am
Washington, Oct. 19 (ANI): A new study has shown a link between low dietary fiber intake and cardiometabolic risks including metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular inflammation, and obesity.
World's first 'bra' for men designed to cover up man boobs Oct 12, 1:21 pm
London, Oct. 12 (ANI): In the wake of the growing obesity crisis, a UK designer duo has created world's first bra for men to control their man boobs from spilling out.
Breakthrough technique to reduce obesity discovered Oct 11, 2:04 pm
Washington, Oct 11 (ANI): A new study has found that placing a non-permeable tube in the small intestine leads to reduced nutrient absorption, which in turn can help reduce obesity and enhance glucose metabolism.
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