Obesity

Obesity is a complex metabolic disease characterised by significantly increased body weight. The measure of obesity is BMI, according to which grading of obesity is achieved. When BMI is 30 or greater, the diagnosis of obesity is established. Obesity is a reversible condition that if not treated, bears a high cardiovascular risk. The risk to develop diabetes mellitus is also increased. Diet and exercise are the first interventions to consider. 

She’s not having it. Model Tess Holliday clapped back on an “entitled” troll who asked her to “speak on” certain points about her health and “obesity” …

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — We’re getting a look at the largest study of how coronavirus patients are doing at some of our major hospitals, and it could …

If you're lucky enough to be working from home right now, you might be familiar with the "Qquarantine 15." That's the extra poundage you're likely to pick up being within range of your refrigerator at all times.Obviously, worrying about weight gain seems like a trifle at this point, consid...

Researchers have unveiled the precise shape of a key player in human metabolism, which could open the door to better treatments for obesity and other …

We’re still learning new things about COVID-19 on a near-daily basis but one of the earliest facts we knew about this virus was that it was particularly difficult for people with preexisting conditions. Which preexisting conditions put you at greater risk, however, was always a question that …

In a Nature Reviews Endocrinology "Comment" authors from the German Center for Diabetes Research (DZD), the Boston Children's Hospital and the Harvard …

Weight loss is one of the most searched on Google as many people want to lose weight and lead a healthier life. Because of our current sedentary …

The novel coronavirus pandemic is unleashing havoc on every aspect of society – medical, cultural, financial. Zooming in from macro to micro, we see that the viral outbreak is clearly impacting our day-to-day living including our eating patterns. Environmental stressors often do. Who hasn’t …

How/where are you celebrating your birthday and with whom? “Social distancing makes it tough, but my husband and kids are going to do ‘no contact pickup’ from Sfoglina. I’m sad we can’t be there, because it has such a warm, comfy ambiance. But I’m hoping that the food will provide some semblance of...

Misleading weight loss claims: ASC Twelve Ltd t/a Simple as Fat breaks the UK Ad Rules by claiming the Simple As Fat diet is effective for weight …

Submit Post

By posting to this website and replying to posts you agree to these rules.