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Despite warnings, health food stores recommend over-the-counter dietary supplements to minors Fifteen year olds are not only able to buy over-the-counter dietary supplements from a sampling of health food stores across the country, the staff at those stores actually went so far as to recommend certain products, despite labels reading 'for adult us
Science Daily | Apr 26, 2015 3:05 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Just an hour of TV a day linked to unhealthy weight in kindergartners Kindergartners and first-graders who watched as little as one hour of television a day were more likely to be overweight or obese compared to children who watched TV for less than 60 minutes each day, according to a new study.
Science Daily | Apr 26, 2015 3:04 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Delayed diagnosis of celiac disease may put lives at risk: Is screening the solution? Celiac disease is one of the most common life-long conditions in Europe, yet many people remain undiagnosed and lengthy diagnostic delays may be putting lives at risk. Today, doctors are being urged to consider testing for celiac disease in anyone showing
Science Daily | Apr 24, 2015 2:53 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Strength vs. endurance: Does exercise type matter in the fight against obesity? Researchers look at which form of exercise -- strength, endurance or a combination of both -- work best in tandem with diet to reduce weight and change body composition among obese study participants.
Science Daily | Apr 23, 2015 10:24 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Fat finding: Study finds novel way to target brown fat regulation to reduce obesity A new way that brown fat, a potential obesity-fighting target, is regulated in the body has been discovered by researchers.. This finding gives researchers and weight-loss companies a possible therapeutic target for obesity.
Science Daily | Apr 23, 2015 5:02 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Fat tissue controls brain's response to food scarcity, helping regulate optimal amount of body fat for brain function An enzyme secreted by the body's fat tissue controls energy levels in the brain, according to new research. The findings, in mice, underscore a role for the body's fat tissue in controlling the brain's response to food scarcity, and suggest there is an op
Science Daily | Apr 23, 2015 4:48 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Alginate-enriched bread shown to reduce fat digestion and absorption in patients with NAFLD Alginate-enriched bread has the potential to inhibit fat digestion and circulatory lipids in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.
Science Daily | Apr 23, 2015 12:54 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Investigational anti-diabetic may offer potential for management of non-alcoholic fatty liver New research demonstrates that remogliflozin etabonate, an investigational drug in type 2 diabetes, is a potential treatment option for the management of patients with non-alcoholic steatohepatitis and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.
Science Daily | Apr 23, 2015 12:53 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Exhaled breath test can smell ketosis: May help diabetics Scientists have developed a quick, easy-to-use ketosis test for consumers that can detect acetone on exhaled breath. The test will benefit diabetics and dieters in particular, but it can easily be adapted to other uses as well, such as the detection of th
Science Daily | Apr 23, 2015 12:51 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Sugar and carbs, not physical inactivity, behind surge in obesity, say experts Excess sugar and carbs, not physical inactivity, are behind the surge in obesity, say experts. It is time to bust myth that anyone -- including athletes -- can outrun a bad diet, they say.
Science Daily | Apr 23, 2015 02:14 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend