Overweight at age 30 increase the risk of dementia!

Overweight at age 30 increase the risk of dementia!

Nowadays obesity and overweight is one of the emerging health problems. The number of people who are obese is increasing. Even so, simply because this issue is becoming increasingly common, it does not mean the danger can be ignored....

Obesity and Metabolic Surgery: Hype or Hope

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Bariatric surgery is one of the most popular surgeries, which helps obese people lose weight. It is a procedure that reduces the size of the stomach with a gastric band or removes a portion of the stomach that results...

Smoking Will Make Women Gain Weight Fast

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Cigarette  smoking among obese women appears to interfere with their ability to taste fats and sweets, a new study shows. Despite craving high-fat, sugary foods, these women were less likely than others to perceive these tastes, which may drive them...

Study finds obesity can ‘lead to lack of vitamin D’

Health tips – Obesity can lower vitamin D levels in the body, a study suggests. The report, in the journal PLOS Medicine, analysed genetic data from 21 studies – a total of 42,000 people. It found every 10% rise in...

A plunge in U.S. preschool obesity? Not so fast, experts say

  Health news – If the news last month that the prevalence of obesity among American preschoolers had plunged 43 percent in a decade sounded too good to be true, that’s because it probably was, researchers say.

Obese Children More Likely to Have Wrist Fractures, Complications Related to Healing

Health News – Children considered obese are more likely to suffer a distal radius fracture, a bone break near the wrist, and more likely to experience complications related to the healing of the fracture, according to research presented today at...

The more obese a woman is, the greater the risk of developing ovarian cancer

 Health tips – This is one more bad effect of obesity for women. As reported nbcnews, the more fat deposits in the body of a woman, the greater their risk of developing ovarian cancer.

Obesity rates in developing countries grows rapidly

A report as reported from cbsnews.com, said that nearly one billion people living in developing countries are classified under the category of being overweight or obese.

CDC: One Third of Adults in America Are Obese

The adult obesity rate in the United States remains as high as ever, with one in three Americans carrying unhealthy amounts of weight, according to a new federal report. The obesity rate has remained essentially unchanged for a decade,...

Obese Teens Are More At Risk of Cancer Later in Life

Overweight teens are at increased for developing esophageal cancer later in life, new research says. Esophageal cancer occurs when a tumor develops in the tube that connects the throat with the stomach.

A fat body makes teens vulnerable to hearing problems?

Obese adolescent are more likely to have hearing problems than their friends who have normal body weight. Scientists found that obese adolescents have increased hearing problems at all frequencies and almost two times higher risk of developing low-frequency hearing...

Researchers found gene mutation causing obesity

Two recent studies offered a way out for those who can not lose weight despite having done a diet. They found a gene variant associated with obesity. One of the studies showed a genetic mutation in children who are...

6 Signs of obesity you need to be aware of

In addition to hormonal disorders that can lead to obesity, unhealthy lifestyle is also one of the causes of obesity. For that, you are advised to identify early signs of obesity in order to handle these conditions better. Well,...

Prevent obesity with foods rich in vitamin E

Vegetables and other foods rich in vitamin E have shown their efficacy in counteracting obesity. Research shows that green vegetables, nuts, and sunflower oils may help ward off the symptoms of liver disease caused by obesity. Vitamin E in...

Obesity increase the risk of dying from prostate cancer

Men who are overweight are more likely to get prostate cancer and die from prostate cancer, according to new research. “It is clear that obesity increases the risk of men dying from prostate cancer. Though we do not know...

Pregnant as a teenager can cause obesity

Pregnant as a teenager not only increases the risk of health problems in the reproductive organs, but also makes the mother a few years after experience obesity. This was delivered by researchers from the University of Michigan. They also...

Long sleep makes teenagers stay slim

Keeping the weight would be better if done early, like as a teenager. A study showed that the more time teen spends sleeping, the less likely they are to become overweight. The result was known by researchers after they followed...