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The EAT-Lancet commission’s diet plan will reduce both hunger and obesity

The world’s menu needs a drastic overhaul(Shutterstock Photo) The world’s menu needs a drastic overhaul. At least 820 million people going hungry worldwide and close to two billion eating too much of the wrong food have made unhealthy diets a bigger

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