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Obesity

Obesity more deadly for men than for women

In a study of nearly 4 million men and women around the globe, the risk of dying before the age of 70 was 19...

More people on Earth are now obese than are underweight

More people on Earth are obese than are underweight, with one in five predicted to be overweight by the year 2025, researchers in England...

Obesity: Causes and Treatments

Obesity is one of the most serious modern-day diseases resulting from the new global lifestyle. It has become a real threat to public health...

Most Attractive People Come from The Most Obese Nations

Every year, a new list of the world’s most attractive or most beautiful nations is released. While there are always new arrivals on such...

UAE Diabetics Keep Eating Sugar Every Day

The United Arab Emirates is one of the countries with the highest prevalence of diabetes and of obesity in the world. But a recent...

Obesity Raises Women’s Cancer Risk by 40%

Excess body weight has been linked with various diseases and hazardous health conditions, including cancer, by numerous research papers, but now a new study...

Obesity Linked to 10 Cancers

Today, 2.1 billion people or nearly a third of the global population is overweight or obese, but now a new study suggests this trend...

UAE Ranked 22nd Most Obese Nation in the World

Obesity rates around the world have more than doubled for only 20 years, according to the latest report by the World health Organization. The...

Growing UAE Health Awareness – Big Business for Manufacturers

55% believe they are overweight, and 63% are trying to lose weight. 83% say they are willing to pay a premium for foods with healthy...

Hunger, Cancer, Ebola, AIDS… Obesity Tops Them All

The Ebola virus is dominating all global news right now, with some countries starting to consider imposing travel bans and closing their borders. And...

One Third from Global Population Suffer from Obesity

Obesity is a growing health issue not only in a few developed countries like it was several decades ago, but it is posing a...

Diabetes and Obesity are Top Priorities for GCC Doctors

The International Family Medicine Conference and Exhibition concluded after three days of scientific sessions, workshops and symposiums. More than 2000 visitors and participants attended...

Top 5 Weight Loss Supplements This Holiday Season

Want to get rid of the few extra pounds and get fit for the upcoming seasonal parties? Diet and exercise routine is the best...

Hunger Gene Found Responsible for Obesity

If you always feel like you have room for one more piece of dessert, then you are most probably a proud owner of the...

Diet Conversations Could Be Harmful for Children

Parents usually try to provide the best for their kids according to their understanding. This norm often includes teaching children how to eat...