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.
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 ...
A new study published in the Journal of Public Health has shown that the majority of people in the United Kingdom do not understand the connection between weight issues and cancer. Obesity is associated with thirteen types ...
The study, published this week in the Journal of Public Health, found benefit-related problems were the most common reason, while recent adverse life events were also associated with food insecurity.
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?
Children with greater access to fast food outlets are more likely to gain weight compared to those living further away, new research suggests.