A Lower BMI Means Lower Diabetes Risk, Even If Not Overweight

A lower body mass index (BMI) is consistently associated with lower Type 2 diabetes risk, among people with varied family history, genetic risk …

Pack Health Teams Up with eMeals to Deliver to Individual Dietary Needs

Pack Health, a health coaching platform for chronic disease management, today announced the addition of health-focused meal plans to its program …

Maternal Obesity Linked to Increased Chances of Diabetes & Heart Disease

It has long been known that obesity impairs our metabolism and predisposes to diabetes and heart disease. However, new research in animal models …

Losing Weight and Keeping it Off Linked to Cardiometabolic Benefits

People who lose weight and keep it off can stabilize or even improve their cardiometabolic risk factors compared to people who regain weight, finds a …

Expert Advice: 7 Tips for Maintaining a Healthy Weight

By Sheri Colberg-Ochs. Updated by dLife Editors 10/9/19. It’s not enough to lose weight for better health — you really need to know how to keep …

Hormone Therapy Helps Weight Loss in Obese Patients with Diabetes

A new hormone injection may aid weight loss in obese patients with diabetes, possibly giving patients an alternative to gastric bypass surgery, a …

Expert Advice: Weight Loss Tips to Help You Shed That Flab For Good

Reviewed by Susan Weiner, RD, MS, CDE, CDN. Updated 7/31/19. We searched for weight loss tips from all over and found the cream of the crop. These …

Study: Perimenopause Linked to accelerated Fat Gains; Lean Mass Loss

New findings from the University of California – Los Angeles Health Sciences finds the menopause transition phase, also known as perimenopause, …

Study: Green Tea Cuts Obesity, Health Risks in Mice

By: Misti Crane Green tea cut obesity and a number of inflammatory biomarkers linked with poor health in a new study. Mice fed a diet of 2 percent …

10 Ways to Lose Weight After 40

Once you hit the big 4-0 things are not quite like they use to be, your metabolism slows and it’s not as easy as it used to be to lose weight. …