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Biorhythm Of Brown Fat Has Implications For Combating Obesity, Associated Diabetes And Heart Disease
2013-10-28 10:24:36

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine For nearly 300 years, investigators have known that body temperature follows a circadian, or 24-hour, rhythm, with a peak during the day and a low at night. The benefit of this control during evolution may have been to allow conservation of energy while sleeping because keeping body temperature above the surrounding temperature requires heat production from metabolic processes inside the body. But, it is also critical to be able to adapt to...

2013-10-26 23:01:14

A new report from Health News Wires titled Best Ways To Decrease Leptin Resistance and Lose Weight provides information to decrease leptin resistance and lose weight. Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 26, 2013 A new report from Health News Wires titled Best Ways To Decrease Leptin Resistance and Lose Weight defines leptin resistance and provides information to reduce resistance and lose weight. Leptin is arguably the most important fat burning hormone in the body. Leptin is thought to be...

Gelatin Bio-Ink Printing Tissue Organs
2013-10-25 09:04:36

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online German researchers have developed a new gelatin bio-ink that can be used by 3D printing technology to produce various tissue types, a breakthrough that brings the world one step closer to being able to print tissues and organs. Scientists have long been working to improve methods and procedures for artificially producing tissue. In the current work, researchers at Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology...

2013-10-22 12:10:02

In a feat of modern-day alchemy with huge potential for regenerative medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine scientists have developed a fast, efficient way to turn cells extracted from routine liposuction into liver cells. The advance is described in a study to be published Oct. 21 in Cell Transplantation. The scientists performed their experiments in mice, but the adipose stem cells they used came from human liposuction aspirates and became human, liver-like cells that...

2013-10-15 23:26:22

Mercy doctor shares how obesity may have contributed to her breast cancer. Independence, KS (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 For Dr. Jeannine Cobb, Breast Cancer Awareness Month has even more significance this year – she’s five years cancer free. But, she won’t be celebrating with a survivor “birthday” cake because she’s also celebrating six years of being 100 pounds lighter. “I’ve worked too hard for too long to blow it now on sweet treats,” said Mercy Clinic’s Dr. Cobb, a...

2013-10-12 23:01:47

Diet Doc now offers hormone diet plans aimed at accelerating fast weight loss for everyone, even those with limited mobility, to relieve instances of weight related skin ulcers. Burlington, VT (PRWEB) October 12, 2013 One of the most common risks associated with obesity is the propensity for the development of pressure ulcers and skin infections. Because excess fatty tissue prevents the body from naturally releasing heat, people that carry excess weight are prone to more profuse sweating....

2013-10-08 23:29:02

A research team,from the University of Louisville’s Cardiovascular Innovation Institute (Louisville, KY) published a new study in Stem Cells Translational Medicine today showing that in rats, treating a heart attack with stem cells even weeks after the attack occurred can halt deterioration and help the heart regenerate itself. Durham, NC (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 A new study released today in Stem Cells Translational Medicine shows that in rats, treating a heart attack with stem cells...

2013-10-07 23:04:02

The Venus Factor System focuses on boosting metabolism and provides a program specific to women on how to lose fat quicker and more effectively. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) October 07, 2013 The Venus Factor System Review, talks about a new program for burning fat by using the body’s natural processes. It works by boosting metabolism, providing an effective way to get rid of body fat. Nutrition expert John Barban leads the presentation and explains how women can lose weight and eat...

2013-10-07 12:40:02

A unique study of 16 pairs of identical twins in which one twin is obese and the other lean has yielded some surprising results. In 8 of the pairs of twins, the obese twin was as 'metabolically healthy' as his or her lean co-twin, while in the other 8 pairs, the obese twin had a poorer blood fat profile, higher liver fat and increased insulin production and resistance, and higher blood pressure -- all hallmarks of unhealthy obesity that can lead to diabetes, heart problems and other...


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call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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