Articles related to obesity
Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes - Overweight Health Conditions
Updated December 19, 2014. According to the National Institutes of Health, more than 65 percent of American adults are overweight or obese. The obesity rate ...
Type 2 Diabetes - Risks, Symptoms, and Treatments
May 16, 2014 ... Are you diabetic? Although type 2 diabetes is not always caused by obesity, being overweight is still a risk factor for developing the disease.
Canine Weight Management and Obesity Prevention
Canine obesity is one of the fastest growing health problems for dogs today. As with people, obesity can lead to a variety of diseases, illnesses and other ...
Obesity, Diabetes on the Increase in US - US Government - About.com
Occurrences of both obesity and diabetes increased in the United States between 2000 and 2001, according to a study just released by the Centers for Disease ...
Childhood Obesity and Overweight Kids - Pediatrics - About.com
Obesity in kids has reached epidemic levels. Experts estimate that 15% of kids are overweight and another 15% are at risk of becoming overweight. And two ...
What Is the Link Between PCOS and Obesity? - PCOS - About.com
Nov 25, 2014 ... There is no question in the link between PCOS and obesity. However, the relationship is not as simple as it sounds. Learn here about the link ...
Obesity FAQ: What are the Causes? Calories, Metabolism
May 31, 2014 ... The FAQs About Obesity What Causes Someone to Become Obese? The Simple Truth. The core reason people become overweight or obese ...
Obesity and Teeth - How Obesity Affects Teeth
Dec 29, 2014 ... Emerging research may have found a correlation between obesity and oral bacteria.
Is obesity always terribly risky for the heart?
Mar 7, 2014 ... How dangerous is obesity? New evidence suggests that being mildly overweight may not be as dangerous as previously thought.
Just the FAQs: What is Obesity? - About.com Weight Loss
Definitions of obesity and how it is different from being overweight.