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Global Obesity Epidemic Due To Love Affair With Junk Food
2013-05-22 16:15:12

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The world is apparently filled with “junk food junkies.” Those are the findings of new research presented today that suggests high-fructose corn syrup could cause behavioral reactions in rats. These reactions are reportedly similar to those produced by drugs of abuse such as cocaine, and could help explain, at least partly, the current global obesity epidemic. The results were presented at the 2013 Canadian...

2013-05-04 23:01:38

Diet Doc´s has created new hCG diets to help patients lose weight fast and create healthy lifestyles to fight overeating recently compared to drug addiction in brain research. Houston, TX (PRWEB) May 04, 2013 Addiction has been defined as compulsive behavior or use of a substance regardless of the harmful consequences associated with its use. Addiction comes in different forms including alcoholism, drug addiction, gambling addiction and internet use. Most recently, food has been...

Is Food Addiction Real?
2013-04-22 14:34:47

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The word ℠addiction´ was once reserved for the hardest and most dangerous of substances, and typically elicited an image of a person in a helpless and deplorable state of existence. Psychologists have since been testing the boundaries of this definition, finding examples of Internet addiction, gambling addictions and addictions to pornography and sex. Some have even discovered that the same portion of the brain...

2012-09-20 23:00:34

Mike Whitfield reveals how the Eat Stop Eat program is a powerful yet simple weight loss solution while keeping a fast metabolism and building lean muscle. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) September 20, 2012 “Intermittent fasting can sound very intimidating,” says Mike Whitfield, CTT, who has used intermittent fasting with his clients as his number one approach with nutrition as well as practices it himself. Intermittent fasting works so well because of the simplicity of it. A person can...


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vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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