Evidence From News Studies Links Ultra-processed Foods With a Range of Health Risks

Two large European studies published by The BMJ today find positive associations between consumption of highly processed (“ultra-processed”) foods and risk of cardiovascular disease and death. The researchers say further … Read More

High childhood body mass index associated with later risk of developing hypertensive disorders during pregnancy

A study of nearly 50,000 women in Denmark, presented at this year’s European Congress on Obesity in in Glasgow, Scotland (28 April-1 May), reveals that those with overweight or obesity … Read More