1. Skip to navigation
  2. Skip to content
  3. Skip to secondary content


Tag Results for "Latino Obesity"

Discovery Familia Tackles Childhood Obesity In A New Original Production

During National Diabetes Month this November, the network premieres "Crecer en forma con Jeannette Torres" along with a series of public service announcements to increase awareness of this disease continue reading »

Timing is Everything When it Comes to Weight Loss, Univ. Michigan Research Shows

Is obesity irreversible? The longer that overfed-mice stayed obese, the less likely correction of their diet and activity had long-term success in normalizing weight continue reading »

Aerobic Exercise Cuts Kids’ Diabetes Risk: Study

Just 20 minutes a day improved insulin resistance of overweight children. Getting plenty of aerobic exercise can help overweight children reduce their risk of diabetes, according to a new study. continue reading »

Pain Reported by Nearly Half With Type 2 Diabetes

Specialized treatment may be needed to improve quality of life, researchers suggest. Nearly 50 percent of patients with type 2 diabetes say they have acute and chronic pain, and ab continue reading »

Scientists ID New Gene Regions Linked to Type 2 Diabetes

Findings help shed light on condition's genetics, biology. Scientists have identified 10 new regions of DNA linked to type 2 diabetes, bringing the total number of genes and gene region continue reading »

Obese Kids May Be at Higher Risk for Heart Disease

Researchers found two of three already had one risk factor for cardiovascular trouble. Researchers who found that two out of three severely obese childre continue reading »

Discovery Familia Joins In The Fight Against Obesity Among Hispanics

The Network Commits to Phase Two of "The President's Challenge" - Looking to Motivate Hispanics Nationwide to Actively Participate in "PALA+" - Discovery Familia announced today that it has joi continue reading »