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2015-03-09 09:22:53

Tests of an experimental new drug in mice has found that it can effectively convert “bad” white fat into “good” brown fat, leading the rodents to lose weight and fat, scientists from the Houston Methodist Research Institute have discovered in a new study.

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2015-03-08 12:24:46

A UCLA study shows that people with anorexia and body dysmorphic disorder have similar brain abnormalities.

2015-03-07 16:24:19

SAN DIEGO, March 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, new data from the phase 3a SCALE(TM) Obesity and Pre-diabetes trial were presented at The Endocrine Society's 97(th) Annual Meeting (ENDO), showing that

2015-03-02 23:00:16

A recent study published in the American Journal of Hypertension has found that body mass index (BMI) in healthy adolescents has a statistically significant association with both systolic blood

2015-02-26 16:28:28

CEO David Lissy introduced First Lady Michelle Obama for keynote address WATERTOWN, Mass. and WASHINGTON, Feb.

2015-02-24 12:27:55

Researchers from Magee-Womens Hospital recommend women with obesity not gain any weight until mid-pregnancy or later SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb.

2015-02-20 12:24:58

The Obesity Society says a recent Lancet series reinforces need for evidence-based policies to improve the food environment as part of a broader approach to obesity treatment and prevention SILVER

2015-02-17 23:03:00

Abt Associates, along with a multidisciplinary team of research partners, is joining the fight to help reduce childhood obesity in Los Angeles. Bethesda, MD


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.