A new study assesses the impact of bariatric surgery on patients with end stage kidney disease.
Being overly restrictive with children’s diets might not be the best strategy; most finicky eaters maintain a healthy childhood weight.
Researchers are excited about the prospect of incorporating polygenic risk scores to predict obesity, but a new study finds genetics adds little to what’s already discovered in clinic.
Latest findings in the ongoing debate about catch-up sleep show it could be protective against obesity for older children and teens.
Two tiny groups of brain cells, right next to each other, play a key role in driving feeding — and stopping. The brain’s own opioid system also gets involved.