Obesity

A sweet tooth and an affection for oily and salty food are some of the main reasons for obesity. (Image:  maxpixel /  CC0 1.0)

The Societal Cost of Obesity

The inability to maintain a healthy weight continues to develop as one of the most widespread health ailments among citizens of developed societies. Despite the numerous industries revolving around calls for positive, health-driven lifestyles, obesity remains an imminent global health…

A new Artificial Intelligence developed at the University of Washington can spot obesity-prone regions from space. (Image: via  pixabay  /  CC0 1.0)

AI Predicts Regional Obesity From Space

Mapping obesity based on neighborhoods was earlier a very cumbersome process involving large amounts of research. But a new Artificial Intelligence developed at the University of Washington promises to make this easier by enabling the AI to spot obesity-prone regions…

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The Societal Cost of Obesity

The inability to maintain a healthy weight continues to develop as one of the most widespread health ailments among citizens of developed societies. Despite the numerous industries revolving around calls…

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Women Risk Their Lives to Be Fat in This Country

Throughout most of the world, women face the constant pressure of maintaining a slim body. Fat is considered unattractive. However, there is an African country where women want to become…

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AI Predicts Regional Obesity From Space

Mapping obesity based on neighborhoods was earlier a very cumbersome process involving large amounts of research. But a new Artificial Intelligence developed at the University of Washington promises to make…