Researchers in Brazil have found that eating a diet high in citrus can help to lower the risks of diseases related to obesity.
A new report shows that many children lack ideal cardiovascular health, due to poor diet and a lack of physical activity, leading to health problems later.
Can sleep apnea have a negative effect on your weight? Recent research reveals that this is likely the case.
Researchers at the University of Cambridge are warning that being overweight in middle age may age your brain by 10 years.
In a new study, researchers uncovered a link between BPA levels in pregnant mothers’ urine and obesity in girls up to age 7.
A review of several studies suggests that people should stick to 3 meals a day, eat together with their household, and maintain a regular eating pattern.
Now, losing weight may be as simple as swallowing a pill with a balloon inside of it – a device made by California company Obalon to curb appetite.
Being overweight is not as deadly now as it was in the 1970s, says a recent study, but that doesn’t mean you should ignore excess weight.
A study says that women who have polycystic ovarian syndrome are 59% more likely to give birth to a child with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
Neutralizing certain gut microbes with a substance found in food may lower risk of heart disease in some people.
California is rolling out its soda tax again, while Russia may add soda, potato chips and palm oil to their excise tax list. Both cite health concerns.
A supermarket in Greenville, Ohio, gives free fruit to kids, and the community response has been overwhelmingly positive.
Avoid weight gain this Thanksgiving by following these simple suggestions to enjoy the holiday without completely stuffing yourself.
Prescription drug use among American adults has more than doubled, especially medications to treat diabetes, heart disease and other obesity-related drugs.
Reducing the amount of sugar that children consume for as little as 9 days is all it takes for youngsters’ health to start improving, a new study says.
According to recent research, kids who take antibiotics throughout their childhood gain weight “significantly” faster than children who don’t.
Researchers announced that being overweight or obese at age 50 puts people at greater risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease early.