In women, obesity and weight gain in early adulthood are associated with an increased risk for early-onset colorectal cancer, colon cancer before age 50.
Mothers can change their lifestyle to reduce their child developing obesity. Find out how BMI, diet, smoking, and alcohol affect children’s’ risk for obesity.
A 2018 study on sudden cardiac death (SCD) in young people has identified risk factors, such as obesity, that may help improve screening and prevention.
Learn about the risks and benefits of getting pregnant after bariatric surgery, including precautions you may need to take.
A new study suggests that stress can instigate changes in gut bacteria that can be quite similar to those prompted by a high-fat diet.