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A new study from University of Cambridge  researchers has  highlighted the fact that dogs are increasingly becoming obese. Photograph: Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images

(...) researchers has also highlighted the fact that dogs are increasingly becoming obese, much in keeping with(...)

The Growing Up In Ireland longitudinal study looking at overweight and obesity in nine-year-olds showed that one in four children were above their correct weight

(...) to be overweight and 58 to 73 per cent more likely to be obese. This was compared to a child that(...)

Lack of exercise leaves a person at greater risk of early death than does being obese, according to a study published this evening

Lack of exercise leaves a person at greater risk of early death than does being obese, according to(...)

“This study shows that babies born by C-section are more likely to be overweight or obese later in life,” said Prof Neena Modi, senior author of the study, who is based in the department of medicine at Imperial College London. “We now need to determine whether this is the result of the C-section, or if other reasons explain the association.”

(...) likely to be overweight or obese as adults compared to children who have a natural birth. The odds(...)