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Cancer: 40 percent of all cases related to obesity, overweight

Seniors over the age of 50 who are overweight or obese are at high risk of developing certain types of cancer, suggests a new report. A new report warns about the role of obesity in cancer. As many as 40 percent of

New drug can create ‘good’ fat to combat obesity

New drug can create ‘good’ fat to combat obesity Scientists have identified a new drug that can create beneficial “brown” or “good” fat to boost metabolism, combat obesityand Type II diabetes. Researchers from Gladstone Institutes San Francisco in the US treated

This gene could help fight obesity

, 2016, 03.01 PM IST This gene could help fight obesity (Getty Images) Scientists have identified a gene that could protect against obesity by increasing the feeling of fullness, a finding that may lead to potential new therapies to treat eating-related