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Removal of Fat-regulating Enzyme May Up Risk of Obesity, Diabetes, Cancer

REMOVAL OF FAT-REGULATING ENZYME MAY UP RISK OF OBESITY, DIABETES, CANCER

Eliminating phosphatidic acid phosphatase, an enzyme that regulates the amount of fat in the body can increase the risk of cancer,...

New study concludes modern living is more of a health risk than exposure to low-level radiation

NEW STUDY CONCLUDES MODERN LIVING IS MORE OF A HEALTH RISK THAN EXPOSURE TO LOW-LEVEL RADIATION

A recent study in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B revealed that health risks associated with low-level exposure to ionizing...

 
 
 
Can Bad Body Fat Be Converted into Good Fat?

CAN BAD BODY FAT BE CONVERTED INTO GOOD FAT?

Good fat present in the body has the potential to treat weight gain and obesity by converting the bad, white fat into the good, brown...

3 Tips for Weight Loss Transformation Success

3 TIPS FOR WEIGHT LOSS TRANSFORMATION SUCCESS

Successful weight loss transformation can be yours if.......Do you want to live in your best body? Then make no mistake, you need to...

 
 
 
Obesity Linked With an Increased Risk of SSI After C-Section

OBESITY LINKED WITH AN INCREASED RISK OF SSI AFTER C-SECTION

A postoperative 48-hour course of antibiotics significantly decreases the rate of surgical site infection within 30 days after delivery...

 
 
 
New pill could convert 'bad fat' into 'good fat'

NEW PILL COULD CONVERT 'BAD FAT' INTO 'GOOD FAT'

Scientists in St Louis, US, have found a way to 'bad' or white fat into beige fat which has obesity-fighting powers. They have blocked...

Lose weight by breaking from diet two weeks

LOSE WEIGHT BY BREAKING FROM DIET TWO WEEKS

Researchers from University of Tasmania in Australia studied weight loss in obese males. They found taking a two-week break from dieting...

 
 
 
The Surprising Reason Your Dog Could Be Gaining Weight

THE SURPRISING REASON YOUR DOG COULD BE GAINING WEIGHT

Obesity is as big of a problem for our pets as it is for us. They can suffer from many of the same weight-related issues that we do...

Seattle obese woman hates saggy skin on her new body

SEATTLE OBESE WOMAN HATES SAGGY SKIN ON HER NEW BODY

Jessica Valoy, 30, weighed a staggering 22st 3lbs and struggled to squeeze into a dress size 26.

 
 
 
NHS should use device that helps diabetics lose weight

NHS SHOULD USE DEVICE THAT HELPS DIABETICS LOSE WEIGHT

The Endobarrier, which is a reversible procedure, makes obese patients feel full and helps them shed 2st on average, according to a...

Health Coach: Skills, Training + Benefits of Working with One

HEALTH COACH: SKILLS, TRAINING + BENEFITS OF WORKING WITH ONE

As concerns keep growing globally regarding rising levels of obesity and chronic diseases related to poor nutrition, the help of health...

 
 
 
Widening Waistlines May Raise Women's Cancer Risk

WIDENING WAISTLINES MAY RAISE WOMEN'S CANCER RISK

Belly fat after menopause may boost risk of lung, gastrointestinal cancers, researchers report Related MedlinePlus Pages: Cancer ,...

6 Dietary and Lifestyle Factors that Can Lower Your Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

6 DIETARY AND LIFESTYLE FACTORS THAT CAN LOWER YOUR RISK OF TYPE 2 DIABETES

Type 2 diabetes is a growing epidemic and one strongly associated with obesity, so much so that scientists have now coined a new term...

 
 
 
Which States Have The Most Overweight Pets - The Answer May Surprise You!

WHICH STATES HAVE THE MOST OVERWEIGHT PETS - THE ANSWER MAY SURPRISE YOU!

It would be logical to assume that the states with the highest levels of human obesity would also have the highest rates of pet obesity....

Uptick in U.S. Stroke Deaths Sets Off Alarms: CDC

UPTICK IN U.S. STROKE DEATHS SETS OFF ALARMS: CDC

High rates of obesity and diabetes are a major culprit, researchers say Related MedlinePlus Pages: Health Disparities , Obesity ,...

 
 
 
Less Sleep can Make Kids Gain Weight

LESS SLEEP CAN MAKE KIDS GAIN WEIGHT

Kids who go to bed later and sleep less are more likely to be more overweight. Later bedtimes may place children at increased risk...

Well Known Blood Clotting Drug may Help Regulate Body Weight

WELL KNOWN BLOOD CLOTTING DRUG MAY HELP REGULATE BODY WEIGHT

Heparin can potentially be a target for treating eating disorders, including overeating, a leading cause of obesity in the world.

 
 
 
Liver Disease in Dogs: Diagnosis, Causes and Prevention

LIVER DISEASE IN DOGS: DIAGNOSIS, CAUSES AND PREVENTION

Liver disease in dogs could be very tricky to detect because your dog's symptoms may be similar to other health problems that start...

Seeking to Cash in For Investors Again, Rhythm Pharma Files For IPO

SEEKING TO CASH IN FOR INVESTORS AGAIN, RHYTHM PHARMA FILES FOR IPO

Most biotechs pursue either a sale or an IPO to reward their investors. Rhythm Pharmaceuticals is now trying to accomplish both. A...