Dubai has some of the heaviest citizens in the world, and last year found a pretty effective way to motivate them to lose weight: gold.
For men, but not women, with type 2 diabetes, a four-year weight loss intervention is associated with a small, but significant increase in bone loss.
Individuals with higher levels of brown adipose tissue (BAT) may have a reduced risk for obesity and diabetes.
A new study is questioning the necessity of fasting for accurate results.
Monosodium glutamate (MSG) is added to foods for the umami sensation and now it may also help people eat less with greater satiety.
Maternal obesity in pregnancy (MOP) and high maternal gestational weight gain (GWG) are associated with an elevated risk of childhood asthma.
Weight loss over two years is associated with reduced diabetes incidence and improvement in cardiometabolic risk factors.
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