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'Unlocking' sarcopenic obesity: A review provides clarity on key aspects of disease impact and treatment
Body composition—the distribution of bone, muscle, and fat in the body—can yield vital information on the metabolic and nu...
Study reveals how to stop youngsters from eating unhealthy snacks
Psychologists have successfully trialed a new intervention which makes schoolchildren cut down on unhealthy snacking.
Molecule boosts fat burning
Normally, fat cells store energy. In brown fat cells, however, energy is dissipated as heat—brown fat thus serves as a bio...
Childhood obesity rate in the U.S. Higher now than 12 years prior
The incidence of childhood obesity is higher than 12 years previously, according to a study published online July 5 in Ped...
Peptide with anti-obesity action successfully tested in animal trial
A study conducted at the University of São Paulo (USP) in Brazil shows that the synthetic molecule Pep19 acts on the endoc...
A rhythmic small intestinal microbiome prevents obesity and type 2 diabetes
An estimated 500 to 1,000 bacterial species reside in each person's gut, perhaps numbering 100,000 trillion microorganisms...
Daily avocados improve diet quality, help lower cholesterol levels
Eating one avocado a day for six months was found to have no effect on belly fat, liver fat or waist circumference in peop...
The mere sight of a meal triggers an inflammatory response in the brain
Even before carbohydrates reach the bloodstream, the very sight and smell of a meal trigger the release of insulin. For th...
Intermittent fasting protects kidneys of obese mice
New research in a mouse model of diet-induced obesity finds that time-restricted feeding improves markers of kidney and va...