The layout, pricing strategies and shopping environment of supermarkets is fuelling the obesity epidemic, according to a study.
Obese people now outnumber smokers two to one in Scotland as Cancer Research UK urge government to take action
People who are obese now outnumber smokers nearly two to one in Scotland.
The proportion of obese pregnant women doubled at a Scottish hospital in less than a decade, new figures show.
More than 40,000 lives could be saved in the UK by 2030 if people were a healthy weight, research suggests.
Being obese is linked to a significantly higher chance of serious disease and early death than being a healthy weight, research on more than 2.8 million adults suggests.
Almost five million teenagers and adults across England, Scotland and Wales will be be morbidly obese by 2035, according to a new analysis.
AN Inverness man who was “publicly shamed” into shedding seven stone in one year is sharing his weight loss journey online to inspire others.