Children with asthma are more likely to become obese
However, children who used asthma inhalers when they had an attack were 43 per cent less likely to become obese.
Eating white rice in pregnancy may up kids' obesity risk
Refined grains, have been related to Type 2 diabetes, obesity and heart disease.
Obesity hurting your health and pocket? Here's how to manage costs and well-being
The burden of obesity in urban India is increasing alarming...
Don't let a sedentary lifestyle get the better of you, stay on the right side of the obesity line
Changing your food habits, setting a routine, & keeping stress at bay, can go a long way.
Do you often skip breakfast while rushing to work? It can make you gain weight
Infrequent breakfast consumption is associated with indices of central obesity and weight gain.
Do you gobble up your food? It may put your heart at risk and result in obesity
People who eat slowly are less likely to become obese or develop metabolic syndrome.
Zydus Cadila gets USFDA nod to market anti-obesity drug
The product is used together with diet and exercise to treat obesity (overweight) in people with risk factors such as high blood pressure, high cholesterol or diabetes, Zydus Cadila said.
Diego Maradona's age-long battle against obesity
To celebrate his 56th birthday, the Argentine football great opened a restaurant in Abu Dhabi named Cafe Diego.
Is your child gaining more weight? Blame the poor sleep schedule
Being overweight can lead to cardiovascular disease and type-2-diabetes in children.
Losing too many kilos? Being underweight may increase risk of dementia
India tops the global chart in being underweight and is home to over 40% of the world’s underweight population.
You are what your mothers & grandmothers ate
Evidence that poor maternal nutrition can have inheritable consequences had come long ago. Children born to mothers during famines had higher incidence of diabetes and heart disease.
India has second highest obese children in world: Study
The findings represent "a growing and disturbing global public health crisis," according to a study published in The New England Journal of Medicine.
Men, here's another reason to hit the gym! Obesity may cause irregular heartbeat
Overweight men are likely to develop irregular heartbeat by the time they are 50 years of age, nearly a decade earlier than women.
Promising, new drug may stop cancer-causing gene in its tracks
The drug has the ability to stop a gene associated with obesity from triggering breast and lung cancer.
If your doctor fat shames you often, it's time to look for a new one
Fat shaming done by health care providers can take a toll on overweight people's physical health and well-being.
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