THURSDAY, March 15 (HealthDay News) — Researchers say they’ve discovered clues about how a fatty diet increases the risk of colon cancer.
THURSDAY, March 15 (HealthDay News) — Consuming the toxic metal cadmium in the foods you eat may raise your risk for breast cancer, a new Swedish study suggests.
The Influence Of Genes On Obesity Can Be Halved By A Daily Brisk Walk
Watching too much TV can worsen your genetic tendency towards obesity, but you can cut the effect in half by walking briskly for an hour a day, researchers report at the American Heart Association’s Epidemiology and Prevention/Nutrition, Physical Activity and Metabolism 2012 Scientific Sessions…
Obesity Increases The Risk For Colorectal Cancer And Polyps
The American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) and the Campaign to End Obesity (CEO) are joining forces to highlight the potentially deadly link between higher Body Mass Index (BMI) and colorectal cancer…
Calorie Consumption Likely To Increase With Insufficient Sleep
If you don’t get enough sleep, you may also eat too much – and thus be more likely to become obese. That is the findings of researchers who presented their study at the American Heart Association’s Epidemiology and Prevention/Nutrition, Physical Activity and Metabolism 2012 Scientific Sessions…
THURSDAY, March 15 (HealthDay News) — An electronic diary program helped improve overweight and obese adults’ adherence to a weight-loss regimen, according to a new study.
Obesity May Be A Price Paid By Developing Nations For Economic And Social Growth
Developing nations experiencing economic and social growth might also see growing waistlines among their poorest citizens, according to a new study from Rice University and the University of Colorado…