Thursday, October 28, 2021


A new study, published in the Journal of American Heart Association, has found that obesity is the main culprit in more than 50% of new diabetes cases in the United States. A study, which reviewed two large papers, found that nearly 53% of new diabetes cases were associated with obesity.
A new study has found that obesity could play a key role in exacerbating Alzheimer’s disease. The study, published in The Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease Reports, also highlighted how obesity in mid-life could affect your brain health in old age.
A new study has found that commonly advised heartburn drugs that belong to proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) increase the risk of type 2 diabetes. The study also found that the longer you take these OTC heartburn drugs, the more are the odds of developing type 2 diabetes.
A new study, published in the journal Nature, has found that cholesterol-lowering statin drugs could improve the intestinal microbial flora and control inflammation in obese people. The study found that statins control inflammation caused by an unhealthy microbe called Bact2 enterotype.
New research has found that more and more people with obesity are admitted into the ICU due to COVID-19, the illness caused by the new coronavirus. People with a BMI of more than 35 are at increased risk of ICU admissions than those with BMI between 30 and 34.
A new study has found that the causative factors of childhood obesity are different for wealthier and poorer nations. The study also found that treating childhood obesity is a bit complex. Obesity in children could lead to type 2 diabetes, high cholesterol, fatty liver disease, and cardiovascular disease.
Oxytocin hormone or “Love hormone” treatment works in solving the problem of obesity by making a person control his eating behavior. It is also efficient to improve sexual reproduction, mother-infant bonding, social interaction, anxiety, trust and childbirth.