News tagged with gain weight
Many dread gaining weight during the holiday season, but there may be hope for those who find that stress causes them to reach for yet another helping of holiday goodies.
Overweight and Obesity Dec 07, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
A 15-minute walk can cut snacking on chocolate at work by half, according to research by the University of Exeter. The study showed that, even in stressful situations, workers eat only half as much chocolate as they normally ...
Health Dec 07, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 1
Women who work a rotating (irregular) schedule that includes three or more night shifts per month, in addition to day and evening working hours in that month, may have an increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes when ...
Health Dec 06, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
A new website has been launched to help raise awareness of work being done in the East Midlands region of the UK to tackle childhood obesity and to seek the views of parents and healthcare professionals.
Health Dec 05, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
In a new study, scientists report that they substantially curbed weight gain, improved metabolism, and improved the efficacy of insulin in mice by engineering them to express a specific human enzyme in their fat tissue. Although ...
Medical research Nov 14, 2011 | not rated yet | 1
(AP) -- The International Diabetes Federation predicts that at least one in 10 adults could have diabetes by 2030, according to its latest statistics.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Nov 14, 2011 | 1 / 5 (2) | 0
Contrary to popular belief, most college students don't gain anywhere near 15 pounds during their freshman year, according to a new nationwide study.
Health Oct 31, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
Binge eating is a disorder which affects both men and women, yet men remain underrepresented in research. A new study published in the International Journal of Eating Disorders has found that the medical impact of the di ...
Health Oct 26, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Sleeping less than 8 hours a night may be linked to weight gain in teens, shows a new study presented at CHEST 2011, the 77th annual meeting of the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP). Furthermore, obesity was linked ...
Health Oct 24, 2011 | 4 / 5 (1) | 0
Postmenopausal women who gained weight during adulthood had an increased risk for endometrial cancer compared with women who maintained a stable weight, according to data from the American Cancer Society's Cancer Prevention ...
Cancer Oct 24, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
It's no secret that women often gain weight as they get older. The sex hormone estrogen has an important, if underappreciated, role to play in those burgeoning waistlines.
Medical research Oct 04, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
Green tea may slow down weight gain and serve as another tool in the fight against obesity, according to Penn State food scientists.
Health Oct 04, 2011 | 4 / 5 (1) | 0 |
New research, led by psychologists at the University of Bristol, has found that children who are familiar with a snack food will expect it to be more filling. This finding, published (online ahead of print) in the American Jo ...
Health Oct 03, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Parenthood accelerates weight gain over the life course according to a new study from The University of Texas at Austin.
Health Sep 23, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
Some people carry more weight than others, even with similar diets, because of genes that encourage fat storage.
Medical research Sep 13, 2011 | 5 / 5 (3) | 0