A new study looks to mice and humans to find out more about the mechanisms through which diet can lead to insulin resistance, a key feature of diabetes.
New research finds that the levels of remnant cholesterol, also called ‘ugly’ cholesterol, are much higher than researchers previously believed.
A person’s fat burning heart rate depends on their age. Staying within this heart rate range during exercise is supposed to help people lose weight. Learn more here.
A new 4-week study suggests that hormone infusions may help people with obesity and type 2 diabetes or prediabetes lose weight and improve glucose levels.
A person’s diet may affect their risk of developing cancer in several ways. Some diets may also help prevent cancer, or help a person recover. Learn more here.
Researchers used an ‘obesity simulation suit’ to role-play a scenario wherein a person with obesity sees the doctor. The study examined anti-obesity bias.
Many countries worldwide are losing the progress they had made in lowering mortality rates related to cardiovascular events. Why is this happening?
New research examines the effect of 18 different types of regular workout on people with a genetic predisposition to developing obesity.
Many people drink diet soda as a low or zero calorie alternative to regular soda. While it may seem like the better choice, diet soda still has health risks. Learn about them here.
Doctors do not recommend laxatives for weight loss as they are ineffective and can cause adverse effects. These include dehydration and electrolyte imbalances. Learn more about the safety and risks here.