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Genetic Links To Obesity
2013-04-08 05:05:04

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Two new studies appearing in this week´s edition of the journal Nature Genetics have identified new genetic links to obesity which could lead to new ways to help treat or prevent the condition. In one study, an international team of researchers identified seven new gene loci (genome regions) linked to obesity, while also demonstrating that the genetic mechanisms that cause extreme body fat are similar in nature to those that...

2013-04-02 12:31:20

Patent Portfolio Further Strengthened by Notice of Allowance for LIPO-202 SAN DIEGO, April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lithera, Inc., a clinical stage pharmaceutical company focused on lifestyle and medical indications in aesthetic medicine and ophthalmology, today announced significant advances in the patent estate covering LIPO-202 (Salmeterol Xinafoate for Injection), the company's lead product candidate under development for localized, non-ablative reduction of subcutaneous fat....

Viagra For Weight Loss?
2013-04-01 11:05:54

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The drug sildenafil (better known as Viagra) has for many years been prescribed to help promote erections. Now, a new study has found that Viagra may also help promote weight loss by determining which kind of fat should be stored in the body. Alexander Pfeifer, M.D., Ph.D., was involved in this new study which could give men an extra reason to ask for the little blue pill during their next visit to the doctor´s office....

2013-03-31 23:04:01

Director of Operations of GeneCell International, Jose Cirino, Stresses the Need for Increase in Marrow Among the Minority Community via the Breakthrough of Future Medicine, Cord Blood Stem Cells Miami, Florida (PRWEB) March 31, 2013 Leveraging more than a decade of experience in the biotech industry and a founding member of GeneCell International, Jose Cirino, Director of Operations, is an industry expert for expanding awareness in the field of adult stem cells worldwide. Cirino plays a...

2013-03-27 23:01:48

HealthAvenger.com releases a review of Eat Stop Eat, a program that claims to help people build muscle and get that washboard or six pack abs that they´ve always wanted. Houston, TX (PRWEB) March 27, 2013 Eat Stop Eat, an e-book written by Brad Pilon that is one of the most unconventional diet programs in the market today and involves intermittent fasting that can be done in flexible periods has caught attention of HealthAvenger.com´s Stan Stevenson, prompting an investigative...

Link Between Obesity And Gases In Breath Could Lead To Obesity Breathalyzer
2013-03-26 10:54:26

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Law enforcement has been using breathalyzers for years to protect the public from drunk drivers, but a new study from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles suggests that breathalyzers might serve to protect certain people from doughnuts and other fatty foods. According to the study, which appeared in the“¯Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, someone with a higher body mass index (BMI) is associated with...

Severity Of Recovery Affected By Diet Before Surgery
2013-03-21 18:38:41

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Invasive surgery is, for the body, a particularly traumatic experience. However, for many, the greater trauma occurs during the recovery period immediately following a surgery. This is caused by inflammation of fat tissue, which is always negatively affected during a major surgery. Fat tissue is one of the most dominant components that make up the body. A new study, conducted by researchers at Brigham and Women´s...

2013-03-17 23:01:05

Truth About Cellulite is a newly updated cellulite removal method created by Joey Atlas, who claims to help people get rid of cellulite fast and permanently. A full Truth About Cellulite review in a series of health reviews on the site Vkool.com shows if the treatment method is safe for users to apply. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) March 17, 2013 Truth About Cellulite is the latest cellulite removal method created by Joey Atlas, who claims to help people get rid of cellulite fast and permanently. The...

Obesity Study Looks At Brown Fat Cells
2013-03-15 06:11:35

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Many of us don't know the difference between brown fat cells and white fat cells. But researchers at Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, led by Patrick Seale, Ph.D., are looking at brown fat cells to better understand how they develop. The researchers believe that the brown fat cell makes heat for the body, which has helped mammals cope with the cold. New theories say the warmth generated in brown fat...

2013-03-13 13:43:58

Johns Hopkins researchers use a type of stem cells from human adipose tissue to chase migrating cancer cells In laboratory studies, Johns Hopkins researchers say they have found that stem cells from a patient's own fat may have the potential to deliver new treatments directly into the brain after the surgical removal of a glioblastoma, the most common and aggressive form of brain tumor. The investigators say so-called mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) have an unexplained ability to seek out...