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.
Obese people who switch their car for a more active commute could cut their chances of an early death, new research suggests.
Parents often underestimate how fat their children are – but so do their offspring and family doctors, research 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.