Unique and diverse composition of antioxidants called polyphenols present in grapes can help reduce the percentage of body fat, subcutaneous and visceral fat deposits.
Experts have said that silicon balloon implants in the stomach are becoming popular among young women.
Exposure to chemicals found in everyday products may pose various health hazards, reveals new research.
If an overweight person is able to maintain an initial weight loss — atleast for a year — the body would eventually accept this new weight and thus not fight against it.
If you can make a practice of keeping the awareness with you at every meal, this could benefit you throughout your life.
Previous research has shown an association of depression and obesity with low education, but this shows that it also exists with women who have higher education.
A weak gut can change the richness of the human gut microbiota and the community of microorganisms living in the gut.
Use of oral contraceptives has been associated with increased risk of arterial ischemic stroke in obese women.
Birth of a younger sibling makes a child engage in more ‘active play’, helping in maintaining a healthy BMI.
Peanuts are nutrient-dense snacks that promote a feeling of being full, thereby helping in regulating weight.
A high Body Mass Index (BMI) is likely to affect episodic memory — the ability to recall past events.
According to researchers, choices made by couples in middle age — including those linked to diet and exercise — have a much greater impact on them than the lifestyle each shared during their childhood.
Scientists have found that mindful people tend to maintain healthier levels of blood glucose, making it a potential determinant of diabetes risk.
According to a study, air pollution exposure results in metabolic dysfunction, a precursor to obesity.
Growing up poor promotes eating in the absence of hunger in adulthood, while the label ‘healthy’ actually turns people off from consuming healthy food.