People living with obesity are less likely to receive dedicated care for that condition, in contrast to patients with other diseases, such as cancer.
New study explains why people with obesity are at a higher risk of developing cardiovascular disease
Obesity is a public health problem worldwide that currently affects more than 40% of adults in the U.S.
Researchers report that regions of the brain are larger in young adults with obesity and other weight issues. They say inflammation in the brain may influence appetite and hunger.
Obesity and older age are significant predictors of the severity of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in children, researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center and Children's Health found.
Over 20 years, the research team examined people's regular dietary intake, paying particular attention to non-nutritive sweeteners commonly found in artificial sweeteners.