According to the latest studies conducted on weight and fitness, it has come to light that BMI might not be the best and most adequate measure for obesity. Researchers of the study also said that people who eat foods that are high in calories consistently gain more weight. Such people end up consuming much more Read more
According to latest studies, it has come to light that people who are underweight or slightly below normal run the risk of death after surgery more than those who are overweight. Although scientists did not speculate on what causes heavier people to be safer, it has been conclusively proved that lighter people run higher risk.
Overweight eat less frequently than normal weight people or people who has lost their weight, a study claims. The study observed 250 people for a year and disclosed that people, who had normal body weight, ate much snacks besides their daily meals than overweight people. But somehow the overweight people gain more calories than normal Read more
Obesity among the children of all over the world is increasing rapidly. Some researchers who were researching about the problem of obesity among children has claimed that from expecting mothers’ health behavior the obesity risk of their babies can be revealed. The study led by the researchers from the University of Montreal has disclosed that Read more
Previous researches have conclusively proved that dense tissues in the breast play a very important role in triggering cancer. However, the role of fat or non dense tissues as a cause for cancer has not been researched extensively so as to arrive at a conclusive proof. Latest research has now revealed the role of these Read more
For years, most people believe in the saying that you are what you eat. Now, a new study this proverb might even extend in the strengthening and producing more sperm. The performance stems from a pair of studies lined up for presentation Monday at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine yearly meeting in Orlando, Fla., Read more
While it has been known that obese mothers give birth to fat babies, new research has shown that children born to obese mothers have high amounts of liver fat. A team of researchers have proved that chubby babies have significant fat in their abdominal area. The researchers belong to the Imperial College London. The study Read more
A team of researchers have found that contrary to general perception being fat can be said actually healthier for you, is spite of constantly trying to be on diet. To justify the entire thing the scientists from all over the world have involved more than thousands of obese men and women, whom they have kept Read more
A freshly made study has stated that depression can even increase the risk of stroke in women. In this regard the researchers of the Nurses’ Health Study have been monitoring many women for a six years period, after that they have concluded that a history of depression can even associated with near about 29 percent Read more
Obesity accelerates the rate of cirrhosis progression, according to the suggestion of an NIH-funded multicenter study. With sequence to the fact researchers from the Europe and US have found that increment of BMI or Body Mass Index itself is one of the independent predictor of the clinical de-compensation in patients, which can even compensated independent Read more
In general women usually like to sit for long period of time every day. But this is not good for their health. Because, a recent study has indicated that the women who sit for a long period of time daily may face three times of more likely to develop a life threading blood clots in Read more
Consumption of olive oil reduces and prevents the chances of stroke in elderly.Based on the study conducted researches at the University of Bordeaux and INSERM (France) suggested, inorder to prevent stoke in people above 65, they should have olive oil included in their dietary routine.