Health experts say that Covid vaccines may not be fully effective on people who are obese, a population at greater risk of contracting Covid-19.
The drug, semaglutide, works by hijacking the body's own appetite regulating system in the brain leading to reduced hunger and calorie intake.
Instead of seeing obesity as a problem of excess calorie consumption, it is better understood as a measure of body fat and its patterns of distribution, with varying health effects
Chinese children are also increasingly overweight, the report revealed, with 20 percent of 6 to 17-year-olds now heavier than the healthy limit compared to 16% in 2012.
Seventy per cent of all diabetes-related consultation requests came from men. 66 per cent of the consultations were from the age group of 21-30.
The studies could not ascertain the cause and effect relationship due to the observational design.
This week's announcement is part of a series of measures in the UK government's strategy to tackle obesity, which is one of the biggest health crises of the world.
He was 172kgs, and during his journey of shedding 70 kilos, Dhruv Bhushan, 34, dived deep into the nutraceutical and supplements industry.
Germination reduces the cooking time of ingredients, which means that the food will have higher retention of nutrients.
The link became more apparent as coronavirus swept across the globe and data mounted, and researchers are still trying to figure out why.
Excess weight is the skin’s foe. It can lead to a range of disorders if not kept under check.
Johnson will announce his 'Better Health' campaign on Monday, which is expected to include encouraging doctors to issue "cycling prescriptions" for overweight patients.
In percentage terms, the prevalence of undernourishment in the total population in India declined from 21.7 per cent in 2004-06 to 14 per cent in 2017-19, it said.
According to the researchers, the high-fat diet group performed poorly on the novel recognition test when compared with the control group.
Statistical modelling was used to calculate the individual and combined associations of the GRS, obesity and lifestyle score with developing T2D.