More Protein in Diet May Reduce Fatty Liver Disease and Lower Risk of Diabetes

Increasing the amount of protein in the diet may reduce the liver’s fat content and lower the risk of diabetes in people with non-alcoholic …

Researchers Identify Potential Target for Developing Obesity and Diabetes

A newly published study by researchers from the University of Colorado School of Medicine has identified a potential therapeutic target for treating …

Weight Loss Causes Remission of Type 2 Diabetes in Some Patients

Almost half of the individuals with type 2 diabetes in a trial achieved remission of their diabetes after weight-loss intervention within 6 years of …

Discovery Reveals How Obesity Causes Diabetes

New research from the University of Virginia School of Medicine explains why obesity causes harmful inflammation that can lead to type 2 diabetes and …

Study: Men Lose More Weight on Low-Carb Diets; Women Show Improved Artery Flexibility

University of Missouri-Columbia study first to show that low-carb diets can improve blood flow in as little as four weeks. Researchers from the …

Anti-Obesity Drug Derived from Chili Peppers Shows Promise

A novel drug derived from capsaicin, the compound that gives chili peppers their spicy burn, showed long-term weight loss and improved metabolic …

What Age Groups Are More Prone To Diabetes?

There was a time when type 2 diabetes was considered to be a disease that is commonly found among adults or seniors. But alas, this is no longer the …

Are You Losing Smart?

People who have lost a lot of weight and kept it off tend to be breakfast eaters, and breakfast eating is associated with lower body mass index …

Can Type 2 Diabetes be Reversed?

More research is pointing to the fact that diabetes can be reversed with a tight control on diet, exercise and medication. A recent study published …

Helping Your Overweight Child

Healthy eating and physical activity are habits worth developing, as they are key to your child’s well-being. Eating too much and exercising too …