Antidepressants are linked to long-term weight gain, with a study of about 300,000 people finding those on the medication have a 21% increased risk of putting on weight over 10-years' follow-up.
Whatever you do, don’t use words like curvy, large and obese when talking to adolescent patients about their body weight.
But they don't mind if you tell them they are chubby or have a weight problem
People who consume artificial sweeteners are being lulled into a false sense of security, according to Canadian scientists who caution these products may be doing more harm than good.
Australian researchers have issued what could be a wake-up call for young women who are complacent about weight gain.
New evidence suggests that rates of weight gain are established by the time women
Being overweight or obese at any time in adulthood is linked to an early death, according to a 16-year study of more than 225,000 people.
The findings contradict previous research that suggests