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Preventing childhood obesity requires changes in parents and clinicians early-life care Interventions to prevent obesity in children typically don't target the first 1,000 days of life - -a critical period in which environmental and nutritional cues can increase the risk for obesity. A new study demonstrates how changing parents' health beha
Science Daily | Jul 29, 2021 6:34 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Mice treated with this cytokine lose weight by sweating fat Treating obese mice with the cytokine known as TSLP led to significant abdominal fat and weight loss compared to controls. The animal model findings support the possibility that increasing sebum production via the immune system could be a strategy for tre
Science Daily | Jul 29, 2021 6:34 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Adding color to your plate may lower risk of cognitive decline A new study shows that people who eat a diet that includes at least half a serving per day of foods high in flavonoids like strawberries, oranges, peppers and apples may have a 20% lower risk of cognitive decline. The study looked at several types of flav
Science Daily | Jul 29, 2021 4:22 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Fruit compound may have potential to prevent and treat Parkinson's disease Researchers say they have added to evidence that the compound farnesol, found naturally in herbs, and berries and other fruits, prevents and reverses brain damage linked to Parkinson's disease in mouse studies.
Science Daily | Jul 29, 2021 4:22 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Postmenopausal women can dance their way to better health Women often struggle with managing their weight and other health risk factors, such as high cholesterol, once they transition through menopause. A new study suggests that dancing may effectively lower cholesterol levels, improve fitness and body compositi
Science Daily | Jul 28, 2021 2:56 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Patients report long-term favorable effects of weight loss surgery in their daily lives A new study shows that over the course of five years, patients who had bariatric and metabolic surgery to treat uncontrolled type 2 diabetes reported greater physical health, more energy, less body pain, and less negative effects of diabetes in their dail
Science Daily | Jul 27, 2021 9:16 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
New dietary treatment for epilepsy well tolerated and reduced seizures, study finds A clinical trial of a new dietary treatment for children and adults with severe forms of epilepsy based on the ketogenic diet has been successfully completed.
Science Daily | Jul 22, 2021 11:49 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Higher levels of omega-3 acids in the blood increases life expectancy by almost five years Researchers have found that omega-3 levels in blood erythrocytes are very good mortality risk predictors. The study used data from a long-term study group, the Framingham Offspring Cohort, which has been monitoring residents of this Massachusetts town, in
Science Daily | Jul 22, 2021 3:30 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Championing chrononutrition with protein, the morning elixir for muscle growth Proteins are essential for body growth and muscle building. However, protein metabolism varies depending on the body's internal biological clock. Therefore, it is important to know how distribution of protein intake over the day affects muscles. Researche
Science Daily | Jul 19, 2021 2:31 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Body mass index as a risk factor for diabetes varies throughout the world There are substantial differences among low- and middle-income countries in the association between BMI and diabetes risk. Individual countries can optimize diabetes screening by tailoring guidelines to their specific population's risk threshold for BMI,
Science Daily | Jul 15, 2021 11:36 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend