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Know why obese people have less sensitive taste buds

March 22, 2018 10:44 pm

Obesity is known to be associated with a chronic state of low-grade inflammation in the adipose tissue that stores energy in the form of fat. The tissue further produces pro-inflammatory cytokines that serve as signals between cells.

Over 35 per cent of teenagers in Delhi obese: Survey

November 03, 2017 9:06 am

According to the survey, obesity not only hampers physical life, but also productivity, self-esteem and emotional wellness of children and adolescents.The rise in obesity among the teenagers can be attributed to various unhealthy lifestyle choices.

Weight loss surgery ups good cholesterol in obese boys: Study

May 07, 2016 5:54 pm

The findings showed that the levels of high-density lipoprotein increased 23 percent in the year following the weight loss surgery.

Heart patient? Avoid rush hour traffic: Study

December 09, 2014 4:18 pm

Avoiding rush hour traffic could help in reducing risk of developing heart diseases .

Why fat people tend to overeat

September 10, 2014 5:26 pm

Triggers such as the smell of popcorn or a commercial for a snack may have a stronger pull for obese people.

‘Obesity puts you at greater risk of cancer’

August 21, 2014 1:33 am

Around 5.24 million people were identified at 16 years or more and followed for an average of 7.5 years.

‘Overweight people who pick diet drinks eat more food’

January 18, 2014 3:22 am

Beverage industry, which has long promoted diet drinks as an alternative to full-calorie beverages, defended such alternatives to help manage weight.

The Benevolent Trainer

July 22, 2013 2:37 am

Retired army personnel Yuvraj Kasbe,not only gives free training to the obese but also organises group workouts every morning at Teljai Tekdi

Cocoa capable of combating diabetes

June 13, 2013 2:26 pm

Cocoa which is commonly used in chocolates can help obese people in a big way.

Obese moms more at risk of preterm delivery

June 12, 2013 3:48 pm

Researchers found the risk of preterm delivery increases with maternal overweight and obesity.