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Active Commuting, Public Transport Use Could Help Combat Obesity

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Leaving the car at home and walking, cycling or even taking the bus to work could improve your health, researchers from University College London (UCL) and the London School of Hygiene...

Latest Adipose tissue Stories

2014-08-17 23:02:25

The Truth About Cellulite review that was just updated by Vkool.com exposes a natural cellulite treatment made by Joey Atlas. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) August 17, 2014 According to the Truth About Cellulite review on the site Vkool.com, this is a detailed guide that consists of natural yet effective remedies for cellulite symptoms, including thickened skin and broken blood vessels. In the program, the author, Joey Atlas reveals to people three main types of cellulite, which are soft cellulite,...

NSAIDs may slow breast cancer recurrence
2014-08-15 04:51:37

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Over-the-counter anti-inflammatory drugs such as aspirin or ibuprofen could significantly lower breast cancer recurrence rates in overweight or obese women, according to new research appearing in Friday’s edition of the journal Cancer Research. In the study, Dr. Andrew Brenner of the Cancer Therapy & Research Center (CRTC) at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and his colleagues found that women...

grizzly bear diabetes
2014-08-07 06:38:07

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Diabetes rates are continuing to rise globally, affecting the lives of millions of people. With such high rates, it seems feasible to ask if the condition serves any biological purpose. A new study, published in Cell Metabolism, reveals that grizzly bears have a natural state of diabetes, which not only serves a biological purpose, it is also reversible. The researchers note that grizzly bears are obese, but not diabetic, in the...

2014-07-21 16:26:54

New Study Published in Aesthetic Surgery Journal SAN DIEGO, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Puregraft LLC, a leader in the development and commercialization of autologous fat (adipose) grafting systems, is pleased to announce that a peer-reviewed paper evaluating the use of the Puregraft adipose filtration technology has been published in the July 2014 issue of Aesthetic Surgery Journal(1). In this study, the investigators compared the rates of graft retention (an important measure...

obesity
2014-07-20 10:34:28

Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute Study finds that the NBR1 protein plays a critical role in regulating obesity-induced inflammation that leads to metabolic disease A new study by researchers at Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute (Sanford-Burnham) has identified a new signal that triggers the events leading to insulin resistance in obesity. The signal causes inflammation in adipose tissue and leads to metabolic disease. The study, published July 17 in Cell Metabolism,...

Unlocking The Secrets Of Body Fat To Save Captive Elephants
2014-07-04 08:54:48

Gerard LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from researchers at the University of Nottingham explains that the future health and survival of captive elephants could be determined by the first molecular characterization study of the African elephant’s body fat. Captive Asian and African elephants in Europe and North America cannot maintain their population due to poor fertility. Less elephant babies are being born in captivity and if the trend continues, captive...

2014-06-23 10:20:10

Garvan Institute of Medical Research A new study being presented today at ICE/ENDO 2014, the joint meeting of the International Society of Endocrinology and the Endocrine Society in Chicago, demonstrates that ambient temperatures can influence the growth or loss of brown fat in people. Cool environments stimulate growth, warm environments loss. Brown fat, also known as brown adipose tissue, is a special kind of fat that burns energy to generate heat. It keeps small animals and babies...

2014-06-20 16:23:00

Dr. Michael Gabriel, a leading Brooklyn pediatrician, discusses a study that shows how adolescent brains process sugar differently than adults. BOHEMIA, N.Y., June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Dr. Michael Gabriel of GPM Pediatrics, a Brooklyn pediatrics center, responds to an article that focuses on how food is digested in young children and how increased sugar intakes can affect health later on. An article, "Studies show adolescent brains process sugar differently than adult...

2014-06-17 23:11:38

New research has revealed that portion control could have a positive, lasting effect on the heart and vascular system if it facilitates weight loss. A study published in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology has found that weight loss at any age in adulthood could yield long-term heart and vascular benefits, giving fresh incentive to anyone hoping to embark on a portion-controlled weight loss program like SlimPlate. Rock Hill, South Carolina (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 In the study, which...

2014-06-17 08:29:44

NEW YORK, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientists define cellulite as "oedematous fibrosclerotic subcutaneous panniculopathy". This in plain English means inflammation of the fat tissue deep inside the skin, accompanied by connective tissue laxity and deformity. Cellulite being such a multi-faceted aesthetic condition, it is not surprising that consumers complain that cellulite creams - many of which contain just one or two active ingredients - do not "work". Photo -...


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bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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