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Sep 12, 2019
Researchers now know why we gain weight as we grow olderScientists have found that as we age, the body processes lipids at a slower rate. This is a major contributor to weight gain, and even obesity, in old age.
Sep 10, 2019
This good kind of body fat may actually help you lose weightScientists have been trying to crack the mystery of how brown fat helps to reduce overall fat in the body since the turn of the century.
Aug 08, 2019
Plant-based diet found to reduce risk of fatal heart diseases, stroke: StudyPeople who didn’t eat a lot of plant-based meals were also 16 percent more likely to develop heart failure or have non-fatal heart attacks or strokes
Jul 09, 2019
Genes, obesity and hereditary traits play a role in tooth decay, gum disease: StudyGenes that help form the teeth & jawbone, others with protective functions in saliva may be linked to tooth decay.
Apr 15, 2019
Blood sugar control drug could help prevent or slow kidney disease: StudyResearchers estimated that there could be 47 fewer cases for every 1,000 people taking the drug for 2.5 years.
Jan 30, 2019
World needs 'radical rethink' for strategy to tackle obesity, hunger, climate: ReportHealth advocates & climate experts hailed The Lancet report's sweeping call for deep change.
Oct 11, 2018
Worth the weight: Greece bans fat tourists from riding donkeys in Santorini weeks after protestsDonkeys at Greek holiday hotspot Santorini are now likely to face lesser work"load" issues, as the Greek government has banned overweight tourists from riding them.
Sep 18, 2018
Deaths due to heart diseases in India doubled since 1990; more than half of victims under 70-yrs of ageCardiac ailments killed more Indians in 2016 (28 percent) than any other non-communicable disease, said a new study published in the September 2018 issue of health journal
Sep 08, 2018
We inherit bad fat from our fathers and good fat from mothers, study findsThe finding could pioneer treatment for obesity & illnesses linked to it, researchers say.
Jun 04, 2018
One in three adults suffer from inadequate sleep, could cost countries billions, finds studyInadequate sleep, a health problem affecting at least one in three adults worldwide, could cost countries billions, a study has found