Finding a way to convince parents to enforce a few simple family habits, such as drinking water instead of sweetened drinks and not allowing snacks between meals, would be a good way to start.
Latest national health survey shows Israeli adults of all backgrounds have plenty of room for improvement.
Type-2 diabetes is surging among Israeli youths – 10-fold higher among Arabs compared to 3.5-times more among their Jewish counterparts
The most well-known part of Passover is the ten plagues. Lice and frogs probably don’t scare you too much, but these days many of us are dealing with one or more common health concerns.
Here’s everything you need to know about one of the most common surgeries performed today: Gastric bypass surgery.
Has everyone around you gained weight over the last two years? This might be why.
A recent study in the prestigious Nature magazine carried out by Israeli researchers found that obesity after quitting smoking has to do with a specific microorganism and may be easily reduced.
A discovery by UVA scientists could pave the way to develop obesity treatment.
“We have two epidemics: obesity and COVID-19,” said Dr. Mariela Glandt, a Harvard University and Columbia University-trained endocrinologist.
The findings could help make a treatment for fatty liver, a condition found in 90% of people with obesity.