A step closer to medicine that treats obesity

A peptide and hormone that reduces the urge to eat when administered to a specific.

US approves new drug for binge eating disorder

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a drug to treat moderate to.

Why all obese people don’t develop metabolic problems

Obesity does not always go hand in hand with metabolic changes in the body that.

20 minutes of weight training reduces belly fat

Just 20 minutes of weight training daily can reduce abdominal fat that a lot of.

FDA approves weight-management drug Saxenda

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Saxenda (liraglutide [rDNA origin] injection) as a.

Obesity can be considered disability, EU court rules

The European Union’s (EU) highest court has ruled obesity can be considered as a disability.

Extreme obesity increases risk of dying

Adults with extreme obesity have increased risk of dying at a young age from cancer.

Young and obese? Blame it on sedentary lifestyle

Cutting down on calories alone may not help you trim your bulging waistline as researchers.

Tax soft drinks to curb obesity: Study

An effective way to discourage consumption of sweetened soft drinks, which many believe is the.

Weight loss at high altitude reflects evolutionary adaptation

Have you experienced weight loss while holidaying in the hills? No worries as weight loss.