Column | Sep 18, 2013 | 10:00 AM
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Column | Jan 29, 2014 | 7:44 AMA recent study conducted by researchers at Yale School of Medicine and the University of Cologne asserts that children of obese mothers, consuming a high-fat diet during pregnancy, are more likely to face weight problems, and related metabolic disorders, in the future. Conducted on mice, the study shows that a mother's food intake, particualrly in the third trimester, affects the baby's metabolism.
Column | Jun 21, 2013 | 1:33 PM
I can’t quite wrap my head around the American Medical Association’s decision to label obesity a disease. Obesity, especially in children, can and often does lead to many diseases, but I’m not ready to equate it with diseases that...
Story | Mar 11, 2014 | 12:56 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The euro fell against the dollar and the yen on Tuesday after European Central Bank policymakers indicated traders may have overlooked the message that the bank may still act to stimulate the euro zone economy. Emerging market...
Story | Mar 11, 2014 | 11:11 AM
LONDON (Reuters) - German shares rose on Tuesday, outperforming European stocks more broadly, as strong trade data from the region's largest economy revived investor appetite for the DAX index. Wider market sentiment was still undermined by the crisis in...