A recent paper published in the Journal of Public Health finds that women from areas with high income inequality are less likely to meet overall physical activity recommendations than men from the same geographical area.
A programme aimed at preventing the development of Type 2 diabetes in people at high risk of the disease has achieved "promising" early results, a study has found.
A longer education in childhood has been linked to positive transitions in health, according to research published today in the Journal of Public Health.
Young people lack confidence and skills in the kitchen, with many considering microwaving a pizza to be cooking according to a study.
Many Early Childhood Education centres serving food to children do not have menus that meet nutritional guidelines, according to research from the University of Auckland's Centre for Longitudinal Research - He Ara ki Mua.
A new study, published in The Journal of Public Health which examined changes in BMI in children aged 4-11 years, found that that the number of obese children approximately doubles between the first and last years of primary ...
A new study by researchers at the Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (TILDA) in Trinity College Dublin has raised a number of concerning findings at every stage of the hypertension health continuum for older adults in Ireland ...
One size does not fit all when it comes to tackling obesity, according to a new study by the University of Sheffield.
It's a common dilemma faced by many working parents: your child has a cough or a cold, do you send them to nursery?
Young gay and bisexual men are at significantly greater risk of poor mental health than older men in that group, according to new research published in the Journal of Public Health.