New Report a Wake-Up Call for Childhood Obesity

The World Obesity Federation has released a report predicting that by the year 2025, the number of overweight youth between…

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Are Those Extra Pounds Adding Years to Your Brain?

Obesity has been linked to countless health problems including heart disease, diabetes and even a shorter lifespan. Now, researchers at the…

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Overweight, Obese Boys More Likely to Develop Liver Disease

Researchers in Sweden have discovered that for boys especially, being overweight or obese in their teenage years may significantly impact their…

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Stress and Your Health: Two Studies

Often when we hear the word stress we think about things like a hectic day at work or an argument…

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Obese Preschoolers at Risk for Health Problems Later

Researchers in Italy analyzed the health data of more than 5,700 healthy kids between the ages of 2 and 6…

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