How Birth Control Pills Affect Weight

Apparently, there has never been enough convincing evidence to show that birth control pills have an effect on weight. Recently conducted research has found little proof of weight gain among users of progestin-only pills. Likewise, a similar investigation from 2008 also failed to establish any evidence that birth control pills affect weight. However, a number…

Secondhand Smoke Exposure May Cause Weight Gain

One of the countless explanations smokers give for not quitting smoking is that they dread they might put on extra weight, as smoking plays its part in keeping them slim. However, the latest investigations confront their conviction by proposing that being exposed to cigarette smoke, in reality, causes weight gain and that secondhand smoke augments…