Understanding the impact of antibiotics on both infants and adults could help restore the delicate balance of the gut microbiome.
Early exposure to antibiotics can disrupt an infant’s gut microbiota and predispose them to childhood obesity, finds an observational study.
The long-held theory that Toll-like receptor 4 could be the link between obesity and inflammation is now being challenged
high-fat diet may worsen inflammatory skin conditions such as psoriasis
A father’s weight is just as relevant as the mother’s
in determining a child’s risk of obesity
The babies of women who consume carbohydrate-rich foods
during pregnancy have an altered growth-trajectory
Singaporean researchers tackle one of the world’s most pressing obesity problems — an issue that
could look like a slender person of Asian descent who eats rice three times a
in fat tissues’ light reflecting properties make for easy detection
Identification of novel
circuit components offers an alternative therapeutic target
A technique that generates brown fat cells from human bone marrow-derived stem cells could transform the treatment of metabolic disorders
The global childhood obesity epidemic could be tackled by expectant mothers adjusting their diet