Sunday, September 25, 2016

Causes

At a Glance

The causes of obesity range from biological and medical, to cultural and emotional. Genetic factors, as well as certain medications and conditions can lead to weight gain.  However, it's important to remember that overeating and a sedentary lifestyle are also major factors.

Community: Causes

Join our community by contributing

Hc_btn_vert_join Hc_btn_vert_share Hc_btn_vert_ask
Happening Now In Our Community

Hot Topic

  Have you noticed the number on your scale creeping up as you’ve gotten older? It may be your pre­scription medication. Weight gain from prescription medication has become increasingly common as more Americans take prescription drugs for chronic illness.1   Drugs to treat mental health conditions and cardiovascular diseases, such as…

Causes
Community Activity
FILTER BY:
All | Expert Only

HealthGal, Health Guide, posted Know Your Hunger Hormones Part 2: Other… Credit: Thinkstock   "Know Your Hunger Hormones" discussed…

08/08/16

0 comments

Comment

HealthGal, Health Guide, posted Appetite Hormone May Also Affect… Credit: Thinkstock   A hormone responsible for controlling appetite may…

06/09/16

0 comments

Comment

My Bariatric Life, Health Guide, commented on Want to Limit Obesity? Balance Your Gut… Thank you for tackling some of the tougher issues of obesity and weight…

03/04/16

1 comments

Reply

HealthGal, Health Guide, posted Why Are Companies Still Adding So Much…   The trending topic in nutrition lately is “added…

10/08/15

0 comments

Comment

Showing 1 - 4 of 95 results
< Page 1 | 2  | 3  | 4  | 5  >

Related Content: Causes