Study links obese teenage girls to lower grades


A study by researchers from universities of Strathclyde, Georgia, and Bristol has linked obesity in adolescent teenage girls to lower grades in school. This is certainly the most comprehensive study linking obesity and education to be published on International Journal Of Obesity with BMI of 6000 children aged Read more »

Gastric band surgery reverses the aging process


Weight loss surgeries like gastric band are classified as cosmetic surgery but recent studies show that surgeries like these have lot more to offer than just a slimmer body. Researchers at the Stanford Medical Center say that those who had undergone gastric band surgery have shown signs of reversed aging Read more »