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Stress Regulating Protein can now help Decrease the Risk of Diabetes

STRESS REGULATING PROTEIN CAN NOW HELP DECREASE THE RISK OF DIABETES

FKBP51, a well known stress regulating protein can now be blocked to decrease the risk of diabetes and obesity.

Add cinnamon to your treats this holiday season: Research confirms the spice protects against obesity

ADD CINNAMON TO YOUR TREATS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON: RESEARCH CONFIRMS THE SPICE PROTECTS AGAINST OBESITY

Cinnamon may be the spice you need this holiday season as a new study finds that it can potentially protect you from obesity. A team...

 
 
 
New study finds older adults should pump more iron: Weight training has better results than cardio for weight loss in the over 60 crowd

NEW STUDY FINDS OLDER ADULTS SHOULD PUMP MORE IRON: WEIGHT TRAINING HAS BETTER RESULTS THAN CARDIO FOR WEIGHT LOSS IN THE OVER 60 CROWD

Adults ages 60 years and older might want to try weight training in order to lose weight and preserve muscle mass in the process, researchers...

ONE IN THE HAND WORTH TWO IN THE BUSH? TENDENCY TO UNDERVALUE FUTURE REWARDS LINKED TO ADHD, OBESITY

 
 
 
Why BMI is Not a Good Measure of Obesity in Women After Menopause

WHY BMI IS NOT A GOOD MEASURE OF OBESITY IN WOMEN AFTER MENOPAUSE

Despite being a flawed measure, BMI, or body mass index, is still the barometer by which we measure whether a person is obese or of...

Do you know HOW to change your diet? Nutritional coaching found to be effective at helping type-2 diabetes patients improve dietary habits

DO YOU KNOW HOW TO CHANGE YOUR DIET? NUTRITIONAL COACHING FOUND TO BE EFFECTIVE AT HELPING TYPE-2 DIABETES PATIENTS IMPROVE DIETARY HABITS

Following an online nutritional coaching intervention may help improve dietary habits and blood glucose control in patients with type-2...

 
 
 
The ‘obesity paradox' is nonsense, a new study reveals

THE ‘OBESITY PARADOX' IS NONSENSE, A NEW STUDY REVEALS

A new study from New York University finds the fatal flaw in the development of the 'obesity paradox,' showing that being fatter does...

The Beginner's Guide To A Protein-Sparing Modified Fast

THE BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO A PROTEIN-SPARING MODIFIED FAST

A wide range of diets and eating patterns have gained popularity in recent years. High-protein diets in particular are popular because...

 
 
 
Study shows obesity epidemic in U.S. worsening as now more than HALF of all American kids will develop the condition

STUDY SHOWS OBESITY EPIDEMIC IN U.S. WORSENING AS NOW MORE THAN HALF OF ALL AMERICAN KIDS WILL DEVELOP THE CONDITION

Despite a renaissance in organic foods and more information available than ever before about how to eat clean and avoid toxic, prepackaged,...

“Fatty Liver Disease” Begins with Fat

“FATTY LIVER DISEASE” BEGINS WITH FAT

By Tony Alter/Flickr As Do So Many Other Health Problems that Can Kill You The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released...

 
 
 
Another Possible Obesity Cause: The OCDiet

ANOTHER POSSIBLE OBESITY CAUSE: THE OCDIET

Women washing hands in white sink good suds When the Connection between Knowing and Doing Eludes Us As I noted in a post not long ago...

Most American kids will be obese by 35, report reveals

MOST AMERICAN KIDS WILL BE OBESE BY 35, REPORT REVEALS

The risk of obesity is high even among children whose present weight is normal, said the Harvard University report published in today's...

 
 
 
Liver disease set to be top cause of early deaths by 2020

LIVER DISEASE SET TO BE TOP CAUSE OF EARLY DEATHS BY 2020

The study predicted that by 2020, liver disease will have overtaken heart disease with 80,000 working years lost annually. Alcohol...

Baldness and Premature Graying in Men: Risk of Heart Disease

BALDNESS AND PREMATURE GRAYING IN MEN: RISK OF HEART DISEASE

Male-pattern baldness and premature graying associated with risk of early heart disease. Both are stronger risk factors than obesity.

 
 
 
Diabetes Combined With Obesity Linked to Cancer

DIABETES COMBINED WITH OBESITY LINKED TO CANCER

Overweight or obese individuals who are diabetic are at an increased risk of developing hundreds and thousands of cancer cases every...

A comprehensive whole-community approach to reduce childhood obesity shows promise

A COMPREHENSIVE WHOLE-COMMUNITY APPROACH TO REDUCE CHILDHOOD OBESITY SHOWS PROMISE

The World Health Organization reports that children who carry excess weight are more likely to stay overweight into adulthood and develop...

 
 
 
Obesity and diabetes cause 800,000 cancers a year

OBESITY AND DIABETES CAUSE 800,000 CANCERS A YEAR

Researchers from Imperial College London found obesity resulted in 544,300 cancer cases worldwide in 2012, while diabetes caused 280,100...

Obesity and Diabetes Lowers UK's Rank on the Heart Disease Statistics

OBESITY AND DIABETES LOWERS UK'S RANK ON THE HEART DISEASE STATISTICS

According to a heart disease statistics from more than 45 countries, UK obesity levels among the worst in Europe.

 
 
 
Your 2-Week Sugar Detox

YOUR 2-WEEK SUGAR DETOX

Let's not sugarcoat this : millions of Americans have a weight problem. One study predicts that more than 85 percent of adults will...

Cancer deaths are making a comeback thanks to obesity epidemic, according to new report by the CDC

CANCER DEATHS ARE MAKING A COMEBACK THANKS TO OBESITY EPIDEMIC, ACCORDING TO NEW REPORT BY THE CDC

A report published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has revealed that U.S. cancer rates have, once again, shown a...