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30/08/19 - Research
Obesity and taste
An animal study by researchers at the Binghamton University, State of University of New York, has shown that obesity is associated with reduced taste responses and perception. The researchers...
28/08/19 - Research
Excess body fat and depression
Carrying ten kilograms of excess body fat increases the risk of depression by seventeen per cent and the more fat, the greater the probability of developing depression, these are the conclusion from...
27/08/19 - Research
Motivation for weight loss
A report by Australia's national science agency, CSIRO, has found that more people are more motivated by improving their health than their appearance, when it comes to weight loss, with two out of...
11/09/19 - Research
Body dissatisfaction
Researchers at the University of Minnesota School of Public Health data have reported that body dissatisfaction begins before adolescence and remains constant at least until age 30 with nearly 95% of...
23/08/19 - Research
Psychiatric medication
Individuals who take anti-depressants and/or anti-psychotics and participate in a weight management programme can lose weight whether or not they take psychiatric medications, according to a study by...
16/10/19 - Research
Birth defects
Children born to women who underwent gastric bypass surgery before becoming pregnant had a lower risk of major birth defects than children born to women with severe obesity at the start of their...
15/10/19 - Research
Cancer and weight risk
The risk of cancer increases considerably if a person gains weight before the age of 40 with the risk of endometrial cancer increasing by 70 percent, according to an international study, headed by...
14/10/19 - Research
Sleeveballoon
A newly-tested medical device, called Sleeveballoon, mimics the effects of traditional bariatric surgery in rodents and produces impressive results on body weight, fatty liver and diabetes control,...

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