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Genetic Factors May Increase Risk Of Childhood Obesity
2012-04-09 12:42:31

Common childhood obesity may now be considered genetic. A researcher at the Children´s Hospital of Philadelphia led the study, considered to be the largest of its kind, to determine the origins of this pediatric condition. According to his research, there are at least two new genetic variations responsible for increasing the risk of common childhood obesity. Lead investigator and associate director of the Center for Applied Genomics at The Children´s Hospital of Philadelphia...

2012-02-28 14:46:33

A physical activity and diet program implemented by health educators in physician offices appears to be associated with modest reductions in waist circumference among obese patients, according to a report published Online First by Archives of Internal Medicine, one of the JAMA/Archives journals. Despite awareness about the importance of reducing obesity and promoting healthy lifestyles, most primary care physicians do not adequately counsel obese patients, researchers write in their study...

2012-02-24 15:50:00

Holly Rigsby´s busy mom exercise company Fit Yummy Mummy, will host a web seminar with B.J. Gaddour, noted metabolic training and fat loss expert. Elizabethtown, KY (PRWEB) February 24, 2012 Fit Yummy Mummy, founded by Holly Rigsby, will be hosting a web seminar on the topic of metabolic workouts for moms with fitness expert B.J. Gaddour (click here for more details). The live event will take place on Monday, February 27th at 11am EST. The event will aim to provide moms with post...

2012-02-14 13:55:03

Esther Rebato is a well-known figure in the field of Physical Anthropology. She not only holds the prestigious Alex Hrdlièka academic medal of the Czech Republic, but she is also the Chair of the Spanish Association of Physical Anthropology. This lecturer at the Department of Genetics, Physical Anthropology and Animal Physiology of the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU) has carried out numerous pieces of work into nutritional habits, life quality and other associated...

2012-02-09 23:19:03

Exercise is the key to overcoming the adverse metabolic effects passed on to offspring by their overweight mothers, with research showing for the first time these effects can be almost completely reversed through physical activity. Being an obese mother can have a powerful impact on the next generation, altering central appetite circuits and contributing to increased fat deposits, glucose intolerance and metabolic disease in offspring. However, a study from the University of New South...

2012-02-08 18:31:58

Research from University of Leicester tackles growing problem A study led by the University of Leicester has found that anti-obesity drugs coupled with lifestyle advice are effective in reducing weight and BMI. Dr Laura Gray and colleagues from the Department of Health Sciences at the University of Leicester have published a paper in the journal Obesity Review which looks at the effectiveness of anti —obesity drugs and a modified lifestyle on weight loss and body mass index. The...

2012-01-25 18:15:00

In response to overwhelming demand, the deadline for entering the $25,000 SafSlim Lean Belly Challenge has been extended to February 7, 2012. GAINESVILLE, Fla. (PRWEB) January 25, 2012 In response to overwhelming demand, the deadline for entering the $25,000 SafSlim Lean Belly Challenge has been extended to February 7, 2012. The 90-Day Challenge, officially launched by SafSlim enthusiast Montel Williams and ReBody CEO Naomi Whittel on January 10, challenges Americans to lose stubborn belly...

2011-12-27 08:00:00

Chino Hills weight loss expert Dr. Saman Bakhtiar of the Fit Concepts franchise explains 10 helpful tips to lose weight and harmful belly fat in 2012. To get $100 off a comprehensive total body weight loss program, text “FITCONCEPTS” to 77453 by December 30th or visit http://www.fitconcepts.com for more details. Chino Hills, CA (PRWEB) December 27, 2011 The American Dietetic Association recommends that men improve their overall health by watching the size of their waistline....

2011-11-29 14:00:00

Well-known exercise physiologist, Jared DiCarmine has released a new program to help overweight individuals learn how to lose love handles. The program takes a new approach to the belly fat problem through specialized exercises and diet. Individuals can learn more at http://www.TheLoveHandleCure.com. Thornwood, New York (PRWEB) November 29, 2011 Jared DiCarmine, well-known exercise physiologist, has announced that he has launched a new exercise program to teach people how to lose love...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.