Obesity

Body fat deep below the surface is a toxic risk, especially for your heart

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s easy to forget one of the largest health challenges we face remains the global obesity…

4 weeks ago

Weekly injection could treat type 2 diabetes, new enzyme discovery suggests

A newly discovered protein produced by the liver, and which helps to control blood sugar levels, could potentially revolutionise treatment…

2 months ago

Obesity should be treated holistically, not defined by weight

Medical organizations in Canada urge doctors to take a new and holistic approach in treating patients with obesity, citing weight…

3 months ago

U.K. to restrict ‘unhealthy meals’ to tackle obesity problems

A growing link between obesity and severe coronavirus infection has forced the U.K. government to limit promotions of junk foods.…

3 months ago

Evidence obesity is a risk factor for serious illness with coronavirus is mounting – even if you’re young

Andrea Pattinson, University of Sydney and Amanda Salis, University of Western Australia Recent studies have found alongside older age and…

6 months ago