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Good Cosmetic Results, Safety with Liposculpture of the Hips, Flanks and Thighs Two decades of experience by senior plastic surgeons in different parts of the world show excellent cosmetic results and low complication rates with liposculpture of the hips, flanks, and thighs, reports a new paper.
Science Daily | Jan 15, 2015 3:26 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Lack of exercise responsible for twice as many early deaths as obesity A brisk 20 minute walk each day could be enough to reduce an individual's risk of early death, according to new research published today. The study of over 334,000 European men and women found that twice as many deaths may be attributable to lack of physi
Science Daily | Jan 14, 2015 7:31 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Women who are told that men desire larger-body women are happier with their weight Telling women that men desire larger women who aren't model-thin made women feel better about their own weight in a series of new studies. Results of the three Independent studies suggest a woman's body image is strongly linked to her perception of what s
Science Daily | Jan 13, 2015 5:12 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Can your cellphone help you lose weight? Cellphone support can help people lose significantly more weight, according to a recent study. Using one of the many mobile apps with daily text messages or videos incites the user to think about dieting and eating well, researchers said.
Science Daily | Jan 13, 2015 4:11 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Few UK family doctors seem to be treating obesity/overweight appropriately Few UK family doctors seem to be treating overweight/obesity appropriately, with some not treating it all, suggests an analysis of patient records.
Science Daily | Jan 13, 2015 12:13 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Positive factors in youth linked to better heart health later in life Children with favorable psychosocial experiences may have better cardiovascular health in adulthood, according to new research. Favorable socioeconomic status and self-regulatory behavior, meaning good aggression and impulse control, in youth were the str
Science Daily | Jan 12, 2015 11:11 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Mechanism involved in causing cataracts in mice identified by researchers A communications breakdown between two biochemical pathways is involved in causing cataracts in mice, scientists have discovered. The newfound relationship between the ubiquitin and calpain pathways may lead to pharmaceuticals and dietary approaches that
Science Daily | Jan 12, 2015 8:44 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
More clues to how drug reverses obesity, diabetes, fatty liver disease Researchers have identified how a promising drug in clinical trials for the treatment of obesity and related metabolic disorders improves the metabolism of sugar by generating a new signal between fat cells and the liver.
Science Daily | Jan 12, 2015 6:39 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Overweight, obese kids achieved healthier weights after participating in Head Start Preschoolers who entered Head Start overweight or obese had achieved a healthier weight status than children in a comparison groups by the time they entered kindergarten, according to new research. The comparison groups included children in a primary care
Science Daily | Jan 12, 2015 2:32 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
New protein discovery in the fight against diabetes Scientists have identified a protein in the body that may have the potential to prevent the development of obesity-driven diabetes.Diabetes is one of the world's fastest growing epidemics. Obesity is a key driver of Type 2 Diabetes, given that excess abdo
Science Daily | Jan 9, 2015 3:10 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend