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Scientists develop a new drug that prevents obesity

Scientists develop a new drug that prevents obesity

Obesity brings a lot of other health issues, thus we consider it as harmful. But recently, a new study claimed that obesity can be prevented by consuming the world-first pill which can stop the body from producing fat cells. According to the Deccan Chronicle report, scientists have managed to discover a protein that makes people fat. [...]

August 23, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Scientists develop a new drug that prevents obesity

Why our understanding of obesity treatment is limited

Why our understanding of obesity treatment is limited

According to a research conducted by the George Washington University, despite high prevalence of obesity among US adults, provision of recommended treatments for obesity remains low. Providers cite lack of time, lack of reimbursement, and lack of knowledge as major barriers to treating patients with obesity. The study assessed health care professionals’ (HCPs) knowledge of [...]

March 26, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Why our understanding of obesity treatment is limited

Ladies, have you been stressed lately? You are at greater risk of obesity

Ladies, have you been stressed lately? You are at greater risk of obesity

Women, who have recently experienced one or more traumatic events or those who have undergone several negative events in the last few years, are at a higher risk of developing obesity, warns a new study. Such events may also enhance cardiovascular diseases such as heart attack, stroke, diabetes and cancer. A recent study said that underweight [...]

November 21, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Ladies, have you been stressed lately? You are at greater risk of obesity

Are you Pregnant? Stop Eating White Rice to Prevent Your Kid from Obesity

Are you Pregnant? Stop Eating White Rice to Prevent Your Kid from Obesity

The phase of pregnancy is crucial for the growth and development of the child. A pregnant woman’s diet – what she eats and the habits she follows – has a huge implication on the well-being of the child as he or she grows up. It is not just smoking or alcohol than you need to [...]

June 13, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Are you Pregnant? Stop Eating White Rice to Prevent Your Kid from Obesity

Obesity and Violence Hamper U.S. Progress toward U.N. Health Goals

Obesity and Violence Hamper U.S. Progress toward U.N. Health Goals

LONDON (Reuters) – The United States performs poorly in U.N. rankings on progress towards global health goals due to its high levels of violence, alcohol abuse and childhood obesity, a study has found. The research, published in The Lancet medical journal on Wednesday, offers the first assessment of 188 countries’ rankings against the United Nations’ [...]

September 23, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Obesity and Violence Hamper U.S. Progress toward U.N. Health Goals

Obesity might not take years off your lifestyles: have a look at

Obesity might not take years off your lifestyles: have a look at

obesity won’t cut your existence brief after all, a new examine suggests. Danish researchers document that the threat that an obese individual will die upfront has dropped dramatically over the past 40 years. How dramatically? in keeping with their analysis, the 30 percentage extra chance of death early from anycause found again within the Seventies [...]

May 11, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Obesity might not take years off your lifestyles: have a look at