obesity

Over two billion overweight people live in the world

Over two billion overweight people live in the world

Over the past three decades, the total number of obese and overweight people has increased by almost 2.5 times: if at the beginning of the eighties of the last century there were about 860 million overweight people, now the figure has increased to 2. ...

Many parents tend to provoke obesity in their own children

Many parents tend to provoke obesity in their own children

More than fifty percent of parents of children who are overweight and obese are confident that their children will soon be able to lose weight without resorting to diets and various methods. Every second parent believes that the problem of childhood ...

Obesity of the child is associated with maternal malnutrition

Obesity of the child is associated with maternal malnutrition

Extra pounds and metabolic disorders can often be observed in children whose mothers ate unhealthy fatty foods during pregnancy. Such conclusions were made by German and American experts after they conducted the relevant studies. The results of the o ...

Obesity in a teenager can affect his salary in the future

Obesity in a teenager can affect his salary in the future

Swedish scientists have recently found that adolescents with overweight problems may have low wages in the future, unlike their peers. According to the observation, when applying for work, such people receive about 18 percent less than other workers. ...

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Obesity has recently been a significant threat to people. Researchers around the world are finding more and more reasons that lead to overweight, and these reasons can be both genetic and behavioral. One of the last is that people at risk are always ...

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Milkshake is very harmful to the body

Milkshake is very harmful to the body

doctors from the USA, headed by scientist Eric Stice in the course of scientific studies have found that the most harmful drink among fast food products is a milkshake. This drink can be said to contain an "explosive mixture" for the health of ...

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Found the most "main" gene of obesity

a Group of scientists from Spain, USA and Canada have identified a new gene that appears to be the main cause of obesity in humans. The name of the gene IRX3. According to the researchers, this gene serves as a regulator of the size of the fat layer. ...

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British Prime Minister David Cameron recently publicly made the decision to abandon the use of sugar and sweet products for exactly one day. Thus, the head of government decided to draw public attention to the problem of obesity, which in the UK for ...

The TV in the children's room makes them obese

The TV in the children's room makes them obese

According to us researchers, parents are recommended not to put a television in the room of their children. During the collection of data on several thousand children aged 10-15 years, it was found that those children whose children have a TV, on ave ...

Scientists: every third person on Earth is overweight

Scientists: every third person on Earth is overweight

Scientists from the US for a certain time conducted a series of research and polls, on outcomes which have made disappointing conclusion: almost every the third man on Earth currently has problems with plus weight. The latest research was conducted b ...

Obesity is an acute problem in developing countries

Obesity is an acute problem in developing countries

Over the past three decades, the number of overweight people has increased almost fourfold, currently amounting to about a billion people! These are, for the most part, citizens of developing countries – as explained in a special report recently subm ...

How to improve metabolism, tell DNA...bears

How to improve metabolism, tell DNA...bears

Bears consume a lot of food, but do not suffer from diseases associated with overweight and metabolic disorders. Why? A recent DNA analysis of these animals showed that over a long evolutionary time of development bears adapted to fatty foods. In oth ...

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Scientists: "it's hard for Fat people to make friends"

For several months, a group of American researchers analyzed social networks – scientists were most interested in how people can get acquainted on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram, and by what criteria they choose their friends. The study revealed an i ...

Lack of sleep leads to overweight in adolescents

Lack of sleep leads to overweight in adolescents

Shakira Suglia, a Scientist at the American University, says that teenagers who spend little time sleeping may be at high risk of developing obesity in the future. A recent study shows that among 15-16-year-old girls and boys, the risk of becoming fu ...

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Last week, experts from the UK presented the results of their research, which showed that the problem of excess weight in people soon (presumably, in 15 years) can become global and intractable. A few years ago, British scientists created a unique ex ...

Particular pills will help to prevent the development of obesity

Particular pills will help to prevent the development of obesity

the Latest substance that will help to lose weight, is currently in development – according to American experts. Employees of Zafgen Inc. assure that after some time (4-5 years), a person with obesity will not need to sit on a grueling diet, as it wi ...

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a Sensational statement was made recently by California researchers (Berkeley): they found that the DNA of polar animals, namely polar bears, contains, in fact, a formula that allows to accelerate metabolism! Thus, scientists jokingly say that polar ...

Cesarean section may increase the risk of developing excess weight in the child

Cesarean section may increase the risk of developing excess weight in the child

Predisposition to obesity in a child can be determined by how he will be born. So say researchers from the School of medicine of the University of new York (USA). In their opinion, caesarean section increases the risk associated with the development ...

Kazakhstan deals with the problem of childhood obesity

Kazakhstan deals with the problem of childhood obesity

the global problem of overweight among people is becoming more and more widespread in Kazakhstan. In this state, as in many others, obesity often reduces a person's life by about 10-12 years. In addition, children are also at great risk of developing ...