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Is Facebook Making You Fat?
2012-12-25 10:38:40

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Sitting around during the holidays and checking out a few updates on Facebook while photo-stalking an old lover? One report suggests that may be making you fat. A new study found Facebook stalking and scouring for the latest updates from your friends could be a contributor to negative eating habits that could drive up obesity. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 35 percent of all American adults struggle...

Binge And Overeating Linked To Drug Use
2012-12-11 11:58:07

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Scientists recently found that binge eating and overeating could be related to the use of marijuana or other drugs in a study funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The findings of the study were recently published online in the Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, a research publication affiliated with the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). "In summary, we found that binge...

2012-10-25 04:01:32

ANAD, BEDA and NORMAL, three national nonprofits dedicated to education on weight acceptance, have united their organizational efforts to produce a new documentary film titled Beneath the Floorboards–the true story of a mother and daughter as they struggle with binge eating disorder and the accompanying weight bias, shame and stigma that they experience. This film takes an intimate and personal look at their journey, and explores the bullying due to weight stigma that faces individuals...

Binge Drinking Linked To Cognitive Decline
2012-07-19 05:37:47

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online While some studies have said that drinking wine on a daily basis is good for the heart, others consider alcohol as unhealthy for the human body. To dive into this debate, researchers from the Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry (PCMD), University of Exeter, studied the impact of binge drinking and found that there is a possible link between binge drinking and an increase chance of developing dementia in older people. The...

2012-07-18 23:42:37

Researchers from the Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry (PCMD), University of Exeter, will present the findings of a new study suggesting a link between binge drinking in older adults and the risk of developing dementia. The findings are to be presented at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2012, the world's largest gathering of dementia researchers, in Vancouver, Canada on 18th July 2012. The work is supported by the National Institute for Health Research...


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