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Is Your Partner Making You Fat?

Is Your Partner Making You Fat?

Partner's lifestyle has greater influence on obesity risk The lifestyle a person shares with their partner has a greater influence on their chances of becoming obese than their upbringing, research...


Weight Loss Surgery Eliminates Pre-Cancerous Uterine Growths

Weight Loss Surgery Eliminates Pre-Cancerous Uterine Growths

A study evaluating the effects of bariatric surgery on obese women most at risk for cancer has found that the weight-loss surgery slashed participants’ weight by a third and eliminated...


Cancer Linked To Obesity

Cancer Linked To Obesity

Dangers of Obesity and its link to Cancer For the purpose of reading this article, overweight is defined as having a body mass index (BMI) between 25 to 29.9 and...


Changes in Depression Post Gastric Banding: A Possible Cure?

Changes in Depression Post Gastric Banding: A Possible Cure?

Chase away the blues with gastric banding, a cure? In the past, the long-term effects and consequences of depression that weight loss surgery has, has been unclear. In particular, there...