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2011-07-05 12:21:46

Recent studies have revealed potato chips and french fries to be the worst contributors to weight gain – and with good reason.

2011-06-28 07:30:15

Having a lower percentage of body fat may not always lower your risk for heart disease and diabetes, according to this study.

2011-06-27 14:19:41

Having a lower percentage of body fat may not always lower your risk for heart disease and diabetes.

2011-06-08 14:05:00

The mechanisms by which obesity leads towards metabolic co-morbidities, such as diabetes mellitus, are poorly understood and of great public health interest.

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2011-06-08 13:21:37

Scientists claim that an apple a day helps to boost muscles and fight fat.

2011-06-08 06:49:38

Millions of adults are diagnosed with obesity each year, but how do fat cell membranes adapt to this high body mass index?

2011-05-24 22:44:00

RICHMOND, Va., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Diagnostic Laboratory Inc.

2011-05-24 18:31:19

In a large study of men in Japan, the presence of fatty liver disease by ultrasonography showed an inverse ( reduced risk) association with the frequency of moderate alcohol consumption; however, there was some suggestion of an increase in fatty liver disease with higher volume of alcohol consumed per day.

2011-05-04 19:49:05

Contrary to what we’ve been told, eliminating or severely limiting fats from the diet may not be beneficial to cardiac function in patients suffering from heart failure.


Word of the Day
begunk
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.