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2014-01-15 08:27:42

Beloranib trial demonstrates improvements in body composition and cardiovascular risk factors in the largest placebo-controlled, double-blind, randomized multiple dose trial performed for obesity to

Family-Style Meals Can Help Daycare Kids Combat Obesity
2014-01-14 06:39:30

Sitting down at a table to eat, serving themselves and passing food to the person next to them can help children recognize when they are no longer hungry, more than they do when meals are placed on a plate for them, researchers from the University of Illinois claim in a recently-published study.

Slow Eating Curbs Appetite Later
2013-12-30 10:54:49

A new study found that eating slowly can help to reduce feelings of hunger later in the day.

2013-12-17 11:18:57

Treatment with the diabetes drug metformin appears to be associated with a modest reduction in body mass index (BMI) in obese children when combined with lifestyle interventions such as diet and exercise.

Fat And Healthy? Experts Say Not So Much
2013-12-04 05:11:46

Can a person be obese and still be healthy? The answer is no, according to a new study, from the World Cancer Research Fund and the American Institute of Cancer Research, that appears in the journal Annals of Internal Medicine.

2013-12-03 23:00:19

The new “13 obesity prevention tips” article on the site Vkool.com teaches people how to prevent obesity in children naturally and easily. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB)

Moms Spend More Time Watching TV, Less Time On Physical Activity
2013-12-03 04:32:36

US mothers spend more time watching television and participating in other sedentary activities than they do cooking, cleaning and exercising combined, according to new research appearing in the December edition of the journal Mayo Clinic Proceedings.

2013-11-26 16:27:31

Research has suggested that a particular gene in the brain's reward system contributes to overeating and obesity in adults.


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  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.
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