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body weight

What is going to determine our quantity of food intake?

How much will we eat in the future?

10 Dec 2019 11:02 AM

Designating obesity as chronic disease can benefit people living with obesity

Obesity a chronic disease, maintaining lost weight more important.

03 Dec 2019 9:22 AM

Atypical anorexia nervosa: New category of eating disorder

Studies reveal that eating disorder can hide behind normal body weight.

18 Nov 2019 9:50 AM

Individuals with anorexia nervosa may have normal body weight

Studies reveal that normal body weight can hide eating disorder.

07 Nov 2019 9:27 AM

Location of food stores has significant association with body mass index

Studies reveal that food store location may have impact on BMI.

11 Aug 2019 1:21 PM


Weight and diet may impact response to treatment for bipolar disorder

Researchers measured BMI and then measured depression and how a person is able to function in their day to day life.

07 Oct 2018 2:13 PM

Seafood tied to more sex and faster conception

It also wasn’t clear what types of fish people ate, which could influence their risk of mercury exposure.

22 Jun 2018 3:07 PM

Almost any amount of exercise may help older men win longevity race

This is encouraging for older adults, as it is easier for them to reach the target without worrying about sustaining activity in bouts.

03 Mar 2018 11:28 AM

Obesity crisis sees stroke victims getting younger

New study finds that people aged between 40 and 69 now make up nearly forty per cent of patients worldwide.

02 Feb 2018 2:02 PM

New drug that cuts fat without suppressing appetite developed

As fat cells grow larger, they begin to over express a protein that acts as a metabolic brake that slows down fat cell metabolism.

05 Jan 2018 5:16 PM


Body weight determines how we assess food, says study

Research also highlights ways in which underweight people pay greater attention to natural food and overweight people to processed food.

23 Sep 2017 8:03 AM

Staying fit as a teen helps stay away from alcohol abuse

Research indicates negative body image results in increased substance use.

23 Jun 2017 11:16 AM