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Sunday 19 April, 2015

Why fat thighs are better than big paunch

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Genes active in a person’s belly fat are different from those in his or her thigh fat  More...

by IANS | Published 2 years ago
By: Gaulsstin
By IANS On Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

Obese little ones ‘signing up’ for heart disease

Researchers have sounded warning bells on obese children as young as five-year-old  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

Weight-loss surgery unlikely to increase fracture risk at least in short term

Obese patients who undergo bariatric surgery are not at an increased risk of broken bones in the first few years after the operation  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, July 17th, 2012

Obesity may influence response to breast cancer treatment

Women who are obese continue to have higher levels of oestrogen than women of normal weight even after treatment with hormone-suppressing drugs  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

Eat smaller bites to lose weight

A team of scientists led by one of Indian origin have suggested that cutting food into smaller pieces can help dieters shed those extra kilos  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

Obese friends up your chance of piling on pounds

A person’s circle of friends may influence his or her weight, a new study has revealed  More...

By BioNews On Monday, July 9th, 2012

Now, jab to help fight obesity

In a new study, researchers have accessed the effectiveness of two somatostatin vaccinations, JH17 and JH18  More...

By BioNews On Saturday, July 7th, 2012

Obesity alone does not increase short-term risk of death

US researchers have concluded in their study that extra weight is not necessarily linked with a higher risk of death  More...

By BioNews On Friday, July 6th, 2012

Egg for breakfast `best way to fight the flab`

Eggs are the best way to start the day for those who want to lose weight  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012

Child abuse may trigger obesity in adulthood

Researchers have found an association of severity of sexual and physical abuse during childhood and adolescence with obesity during adulthood  More...