Obesity is spreading. The United States may be at the forefront, but many other countries are catching up. In Spain the number of obese people has doubled since the late 1990s. A doctor in Narón is determined to get his portly patients moving.
We are exposed to a variety of chemicals every day. Some of them can even make us sick. And they can be found where we least expect them. Three recent studies reveal more.
More than 1.4 billion adults across the world have an increased risk of disease because they are not exercising enough, the World Health Organization reports in a new study.
Life expectancy in Europe has risen according to a new report by the World Health Organization. But there are still caveats: Smoking and rising obesity are hindering progress.
It's a nasty disease, and it can lead to many others. But type 2 diabetes is totally preventable. Just follow a few simple tips and avoid it entirely - without even breaking a sweat.
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