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2013-06-25 23:23:21

The health and fitness experts from FatLossExpert.org have released a new video detailing the advantages of reversing leptin resistance in the body to optimize weight loss and break fat loss plateaus. (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 A new video from Fat Loss Expert stresses the importance of manipulating the leptin levels in the body in order to eliminate weight loss plateaus. Leptin is the single most important hormone in the body and controls its ability to slim down. When people begin dieting...

2013-06-24 23:25:18

A study sheds light on why obese middle-aged adults are more susceptible to memory loss than the non-obese. eReflect, maker of memory improvement software Ultimate Memory, recently discussed the results of this study and encourages people to take note of the implications. New York City, NY (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 There might be more reason for you to step into your running shoes than just looking good: losing weight might also improve your memory. As the developers behind eReflect's...

2013-06-24 23:00:22

Moderate-intensity exercise reduces fat stored around the heart, in the liver and in the abdomen of people with type 2 diabetes mellitus, even in the absence of any changes in diet, according to a new study published online, June 25, in the journal Radiology. Oak Brook, Ill. (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 Moderate-intensity exercise reduces fat stored around the heart, in the liver and in the abdomen of people with type 2 diabetes mellitus, even in the absence of any changes in diet, according to...

2013-06-18 19:30:27

Similar genetic variations occur in both overweight newborns and obese adults, a large study finds. The results will be presented Tuesday at The Endocrine Society's 95th Annual Meeting in San Francisco. "Our data suggest that adult obesity and newborn adiposity share, in part, a common genetic background," said study lead author Reeti Chawla, MD, fellow in pediatric endocrinology at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and the Northwestern University Feinberg School of...

Two Drugs Treat Obesity And Metabolic Syndrome
2013-06-18 11:42:04

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Medications typically prescribed to treat heart failure and high blood pressure could potentially be used to battle obesity and the combination of disorders known as metabolic syndrome, according to research presented over the weekend at the Endocrine Society's 95th Annual Meeting (ENDO 2013) in San Francisco. Weight gain — especially around the waist — and hypertension are two of the health abnormalities that comprise...

New Drug Helps Boost Calorie Burning In The Lab
2013-06-18 10:31:43

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Anyone who has struggled to drop a pound or two has, inevitably, secretly wished this could all be done by taking a magic pill. But those serious about health and wellness know there is no substitute for healthy eating and vigorous exercise. There is, sad to say, no magic pill. Or is there? At The Endocrine Society´s 95th Annual Meeting in San Francisco on Sunday, researchers presented the findings of their study showing how a...

2013-06-18 09:49:42

Low testosterone worsens the harmful effects of obesity in the nervous system, a new study in mice finds. The results will be presented Monday at The Endocrine Society's 95th Annual Meeting in San Francisco. "Low testosterone and obesity are common in aging men, and each is associated with type 2 diabetes and Alzheimer's disease," said the study's lead investigator, Anusha Jayaraman, PhD, of the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. "Our new findings demonstrate that obesity...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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