Articles for Tag: "body mass index"
Turning off the TV and engaging in some old fashioned conversation during meals is linked to better health, says a new study.
Body mass index (BMI) has been a popular tool for determining healthy weight for more than 180 years. Find out why researchers are questioning this measurement.
The American Medical Association voted this week to officially recognize obesity as a disease. So what does this mean?
A new study links childhood diagnosis of attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder with adult obesity. Here is what you should know.
According to new research, your weight and the amount of alcohol you consume may increase your chances of developing chronic liver disease or even liver cancer.
According to a new report, when abdominal fat increases it lowers kidney function, putting people at risk for kidney disease later in life.
New study may link childhood obesity to multiple sclerosis.