Latest obesity News

Volunteers needed for high blood pressure and obesity study
Kenyan BMI study could help influence global health policy
Long term high-fat diet expands waistline and shrinks brain
Cromer Sportsfield upgrade proposal
Don’t Stress: maternal stress affects child’s diet
Don’t Stress: maternal stress effects child’s diet
Funding awarded to help find answers for obesity and diabetes pandemic
Obesity lowering age for knee replacements
Common drug offers fertility hope for women with obesity
Prestigious art fellowship awarded to Monash University student for third time in decade
First Lady of Croatia takes part as special guest of WHO Walk Talk: Health for All Challenge
World-first study to determine if exercise is bad or good for those with congenital heart disease
New report shows progress and missed opportunities in control of NCDs at national level
Seniors urged to prepare for flu season
Warm Water Pool election funding pledge
Greater diversity in genetic studies helps researchers uncover new insights
National Obesity Strategy doesn’t go far enough
Consultation opens on having only healthy drinks in primary schools
AMA joins Rethink Sugary Drink partnership
Soda tax reduces consumption among boys but not girls
Government subsidy boosts access to treatment for common form of heart failure
Sophie’s weight loss journey is just getting started
Do you know how many kilojoules are in your alcoholic drink?
New study explores links between obesity and periodontal disease
More urgent action required in National Obesity Strategy
High blood pressure in adults can be determined before birth
Meat-eating extends human life expectancy worldwide
Diseased male livers undergo sex-change
What role can dentists play in reducing obesity among their patients?
#SicklySweet – AMA social media campaign on sugary drinks
WHO recommends two new drugs to treat Covid
Faux health halo for vegie chips
Complete our survey on junk food and drink in sport
Digital toolkit to help clinicians prevent childhood obesity
NSW latest families urged to give gift of active, health play this Christmas
WHO issues guidelines on treatment of children with multisystem inflammatory syndrome associated with Covid
Monash Graduate Show launched: ‘The creative sector is in great hands’
Call for comment on Very Low Energy Diets
New study finds possible link between obesity and gum disease
Geelong Preventative Health Survey 2021
Weill Cornell startup offers personalized, effective treatment for obesity
Cardio fitness notifications are available today on Apple Watch
Unintended COVID consequences: Over a third of Aussies gain weight
Pandemic no barrier for unhealthy food marketing
New survey: More grateful and less lonely, despite COVID-19
Hidden structure found in essential metabolic machinery
Healthy Venues Grants available for WA sport and recreation centres
Obesity changes cell response to glucose, uses slower metabolic path in mouse liver