Antibiotics promote Obesity

The intestinal flora also has an influence on what we weigh. It is attacked by antibiotics, this can have excess weight. More and more studies show that a healthy intestinal flora is essential for our overall health. Furthermore, there is increasing evidence that it also plays a healthy body weight is a crucial role. The […]

AHA: Big Weight Gain in 1st Pregnancy Could Boost Preeclampsia Risk

MONDAY, June 18, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Higher weight gain during pregnancy increases the risk of preeclampsia in women giving birth for the first time, new research shows. The study explored how weight affects preeclampsia, a serious pregnancy condition related to gestational high blood pressure. Ten million women around the world develop preeclampsia each […]

U.S. Obesity Rates Rising Again

TUESDAY, June 12, 2018 — After briefly leveling off, the U.S. obesity rate may be climbing again, according to a preliminary study. The rate had been rising for decades until it appeared to plateau in recent years. But, in the new study, researchers found that the trend may have been short-lived. And if nothing changes, […]