If you thought that engaging in weight loss programs based on diet and exercise were enough to shed those extra pounds, here’s more. According to the findings of a new study, a ‘feel good’ rather than critical approach to body image is what expedites the weight loss.
An alarmingly large number of young students in the New York City are overweight or obese, reveals the findings of a new study.
Unhealthy lifestyle is indeed a headache. According to the findings of a latest study, teenagers who are overweight, get little or no exercise, and smoke are three times more likely to have chronic headaches or migraines than their peers with healthier lifestyles.
People with larger waistline run a twofold higher risk of death from any cause, findings of a new study suggest.
Obese volunteers who took Orexigen Therapeutics Inc.’s (NASDAQ: OREX) obesity drug Contrave shed nearly 6 percent of their body weight, as against an average weight loss of 1.3 percent among volunteers taking placebos, results of the company-sponsored trail show.
Women interested in keeping their memory sharp during the later years in life need to keep a check on their weight as new research has established a link between weight and memory.
Body Mass Index (BMI) has hitherto been touted as a potent tool to screen obesity. However measuring the circumference of a child's neck may well come across as a better way to screen youngsters who are overweight and obese, results of a new study show.
An increasing number of kids are obese or overweight in America but their parents deny this fact, claims a recent research.
Middle aged women can shed weight simply by biking as well as by walking briskly, suggests the findings of a new study.