Obesity Causes Couples Wait Longer To Conceive, Study Suggest
Couples with obesity may take a longer period of time to achieve pregnancy. According to a new study couples with obesity may take 50 to 59 percent longer to conceive. Previous researches focused on the female body composition and fertility. But the findings disregard the factors that may include both partners.
Unlimited Soda Refill Ban: How France Tackles Obesity Problem
Being obese may have a negative effect on one's health. As a matter of fact, it is linked to many health problems. To address the problem of obesity, France has implemented a new law banning unlimited soda-refills from restaurants, cafes and canteens.
World's Population Of Obese People Reaching Alarming Numbers
The number of obese people have already exceed the number of people with normal weight, a study claims.
Obese Parents May Cause Developmental Delay In Children
Children of obese moms are more likely to fail fine motor skill skills, while obese dads are more likely to cause their children to fail measures of social competence.
Australia's Weight Epidemic: More Than 10M Australians Are Obese
Sydney North Shore not only has great beaches and harbor views it’s now been crowned the slimmest region in Australia and its residents are the least likely to smoke. But being older, male and living in a regional area are key factors that increase the likelihood of someone being obese.
UK Will Ban Online Junk Food Ads Aimed At Children
Childhood obesity is a big problem in the UK. In a move to address this, the Committee on Advertising Practice imposed a ban on junkfood adverts which are aimed at children under 16 years.
Global Malnutrition On The Rise: Costs $3.5 Trillion A Year, UN Confirms
A malnourished person finds that their body has difficulty doing normal things such as growing and resisting disease. Malnutrition is on the rise and may affect half the world's population by 2035 unless governments take urgent action to reverse its spread, UN agencies and experts said on Thursday.
Study On Mice Suggests Diet Soda Ingredient Aspartame Causes Weight Gain
A diet soda ingredient, Aspartame, is a sugar substitute used as sweetener. A recent study shows you can blame this ingredient if you gain weight from drinking diet sodas.
Yo-Yo Dieting Causes Falling Hair, Heart Damage
Experts say that yo-yo dieting slows down metabolism, making it increasingly harder for your body to lose weight. Or worse, it could kill you.
A Stressed Spouse Means You Have To Watch Your Waistline
A new study shows that your partner's stress levels may also have an adverse effect in your health. The quality of marriage plays a role in whether husbands and wives gain weight.