Published Articles

Surprise gender findings in body-shape study

Are apple-shaped women at greater MI risk than their male counterparts?
01 March 2018

How it's possible to be fit and fat

Keep abdominal adiposity at bay, for starters
17 January 2018

Best way to measure obesity

BMI is starting to lose its lustre
10 June 2017

Why even slim women risk obesity

By their early 20s, it’s clear who is on a dangerous trajectory
20 May 2017

Being overweight just once is life-limiting

Study contradicts previous research that found it may be protective
05 April 2017

How obesity runs in the family

Weighing up the parents’ BMI to predict a child’s fate
22 February 2017

How long is a piece of string

Long enough to serve as a better predictor of cardiovascular risk than BMI, say researchers
14 May 2015