Scientists link obesity to gut bacteria - Nearly half of adults in the US and UK will be obese by 2030. A study has found that obesity could be caused by bacterial infection rather than eating too much, exercising too little or genetics. Find out more about the report - and its potential implications for public health systems. The ISME Journal advance online publication 13 December 2012.
women who reported any physical activity had a relative risk of diabetes of 0.69 (95% confidence interval = 0.63, 0.77) compared with sedentary women. CONCLUSIONS: These findings suggest that physical activity is important for type 2 diabetes prevention among older women.
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