Obesity is a growing health issue not only in a few developed countries like it was several decades ago, but it is posing a threat to the entire world. A new research that studied obesity rates in 188 countries for 33 years says that almost 30 percent of the global population, or 2.1 billion people, […]
The International Family Medicine Conference and Exhibition concluded after three days of scientific sessions, workshops and symposiums. More than 2000 visitors and participants attended the event with a general consensus that IFM had exceeded expectations and witnessed a great success in its first edition.
Want to get rid of the few extra pounds and get fit for the upcoming seasonal parties? Diet and exercise routine is the best strategy, but to boost the effect, try out one of the most successful food supplements for losing weight. We have chosen the five most popular and most preferred dietary pills nowadays […]
If you always feel like you have room for one more piece of dessert, then you are most probably a proud owner of the so-called “hunger gene” that affects averagely one in six people. Scientists found out that this particular FTO gene is making you feel hungry for sugary and fatty foods and is indeed […]
Parents usually try to provide the best for their kids according to their understanding. This norm often includes teaching children how to eat and live healthily. But in the attempt to stress over the widespread problem of obesity, some parents often force children to follow strict diets and lose weight. According to scientists, this could […]
In the middle of global obesity epidemic, the American Medical Association voted on a new, official definition for it – now obesity is officially a disease. What was always seen as a lifestyle choice, will be now addressed and managed as a disease in the United States, a fact which will impact the healthcare policy, […]
Obesity rates among young people in the United Arab Emirates are continuously increasing. Currently one in three children is either overweight or obese. This was revealed by researchers when the findings of the Abu Dhabi Childhood Obesity Study were announced on Tuesday.
One of the most popular and best-selling weight loss products on the market, the green coffee bean has raised a lot of debates about its effectiveness. Although the extract and its active compound, the chlorogenic acid, are believed to prevent the body from storing the sugar as fats, there is no solid scientific evidence and […]
You probably wonder how to eliminate extra pounds for good safely and quickly. The best way to lose weight and stay in a good shape is to combine balanced eating, regular exercise and a weight loss supplement that will speed up the whole process. Some of the most effective supplements today are the green coffee […]
Losing weight is not an easy task, but some common beliefs, diet clichés and misconceptions can sometimes make it even impossible. Many people prefer not to start a diet at all, because they think diet means restriction. If you want to change your way of eating to lose weight you need to know the most […]