While more men than women are considered overweight, more women are obese.
The Mediterranean Diet is modeled after those who live on the Mediterranean who are known for living long, healthy lives.
Ovarian cancer causes more deaths than any gynecologic cancer. Some women are at greater risk than others.
Fatty liver disease is a dangerous excess of fat built up in the liver. We see the problem in people who drink too much alcohol and also in people who are overweight.
People who earn a four-year college degree before they marry are apparently less likely to become obese when compared to those who graduate after getting married.
Crash diets: they are a trend and they are popular but very few can deliver long term results.
It’s no secret that being obese has dire consequences for your health, but it could also be affecting your job prospects.
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Some experts are suggesting that increased waist circumference should be added to heart risk assessment tools, like cigarette smoking and high cholesterol.
Research on nearly 800 adults 65 and older links drinking diet soda to a rise in abdominal obesity.
Metabolic syndrome is an indicator of high risk for diabetes and heart disease, so it’s important you know the 5 warning signs.
High blood pressure in children leads to high blood pressure in adults and adult hypertension is the leading cause of death in the world.
The researchers say this study is a step towards identifying specific foods that can trigger an addictive response.
America’s Health Rankings look at how states compare against each other year to year, with targets like smoking, obesity and preventable hospitalizations examined.
The National Women’s Health Study found that obesity is clearly linked to more strokes in women ages 35 to 54.