Pickwickian syndrome: All you need to know

Pickwickian syndrome is a condition characterized by disordered breathing when sleeping. It is common in people who are obese. Learn about t...

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Subchondral bone cyst: Causes, treatment, and symptoms

What is a subchondral bone cyst and what is the link between subchondral bone cyst and osteoarthritis? What are the risk factors and how is ...

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'Metabolically healthy obese' at twice the risk of heart disease

Being both obese and healthy might be a myth, researchers say, pointing out that all overweight people are at an increased risk of coronary ...

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Higher income individuals more physically active, yet more sedentary

New research led by American Cancer Society researchers in collaboration with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and G...

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Obese heart surgery patients require significantly more ICU resources

Growing obesity problem prompts closer look at ways to maximize critical care resource management. from Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Ne...

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Fat rats show why breast cancer may be more aggressive in patients with obesity

Women with obesity are more likely to get breast cancer, and a number of studies have provided a reasonable explanation why: after menopause...

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Overweight children and adults get significantly healthier and quickly with less sugar

Osteopathic physicians suggest shifting the conversation from weight to health for overweight children and adults, asking patients to reduce...

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