Category Archives: weight loss

High-Fat Meals More Harmful to Males

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When it comes to nutritional guidance against obesity, one size may not fit all.

New study reveals that an occasional high-fat meal may be okay for women, but for men at risk for obesity, it is definitely a no-go.

Deborah Clegg, a scientist with Cedars-Sinai Diabetes and Obesity Research Institute and a team of international researchers found Continue reading

 

Obesity Accelerates Aging of the Liver: UCLA

Obesity has become an epidemic in the West. It’s linked to many chronic diseases. UCLA researchers and a German team went further and found for the first time that obesity greatly accelerates aging of the liver.

This finding could explain the early onset of many age-related diseases, including liver cancer, in obese subjects.

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Wire Your Brain for Healthy Foods

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Good news for people concerned about weight gain – you can train your brain to prefer healthy low-calorie foods over unhealthy higher-calorie foods!

 

Scientists in Boston found that it is possible to reverse the addictive Continue reading