An analysis of overweight people found that their fat can cease to cope as it increases in size and becomes suffocated by its own expansion. Medics at...

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a long-term autoimmune condition that causes pain, swelling and stiffness in the joints. Researchers from New York City’s...

The NHS digital data also reveals weight-related hip and knee replacements, normally associated with older people, have been soaring among young adults...

It comes as research has shown that hospital doctors are seeing an overweight patient every 15 seconds.  Weight-related health problems are costing...

The NHS in one area of the UK has revealed they will refuse to operate on patients who are obese or who smoke. Plans are being drawn up in Hertfordshire...

To be obese is to be obese, but to be chubby doesn’t necessarily make you obese. A bulky weight trainer, whose muscular tissues may just take in a high...