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2013-06-08 23:03:55

Fatty Liver Bible And Ezra Protocol created by Debra Elkin is a new fatty liver treatment book that provides people with a 5-step holistic protocol to heal their fatty liver disease forever. A full Fatty Liver Bible And Ezra Protocol review on the site Vkool indicates if the book is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) June 08, 2013 Fatty Liver Bible And Ezra Protocol created by Debra Elkin is a new fatty liver treatment book that provides people with a 5-step holistic protocol to heal their...

2013-06-03 23:23:28

Omega-3's like Omega XL may prevent and reverse junk food´s damage to the brain. Hollywood, FL (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 A team of scientists from the University of Liverpool´s Institute for Aging and Chronic Disease analyzed the results of 185 studies, and their review published in the British Journal of Nutrition says Omega-3 fatty acids can prevent and even reverse junk food´s damage to the brain. The discovery was a bi-product of the study´s original purpose, which was...

Adding Corn Germ, Beef Tallow Does Not Change Quality Of Pork
2013-05-28 13:28:39

American Society of Animal Science A recent paper published in the Journal of Animal Science suggests producers may want to adjust pig diets when including distillers dried grains with solubles (DDGS). Some producers believe that feeding pigs saturated fats will undo the fat-softening effects of DDGS. Firmer fat means longer-lasting pork. But researchers from the University of Illinois found that including saturated fats in DDGS diets makes no difference in fat quality. The...

Daily Dose Of Fish Oil May Reduce Risk Of Diabetes, Heart Disease
2013-05-23 08:58:25

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The use of fish oil supplements has been linked to a moderate increase in production of a hormone that has in turn been associated with a decreased risk of some forms of diabetes and heart disease, researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) report in a new study. The supplements, which are also known as omega-3 fatty acid capsules, increase levels of the hormone adiponectin in a patient´s bloodstream....

2013-05-21 23:21:30

Eco Lips is the first company to use African Mongongo Oil in lip balm, offering an organic, fair trade certified product called Mongo Kiss. Cedar Rapids, IA (PRWEB) May 21, 2013 Eco Lips, America´s premium organic lip balm company, introduces Mongo Kiss, a super hydrating, rejuvenating, and protecting lip balm made with Mongongo Nut Oil, rich in nutrients like Vitamin E and essential fatty acids. Noted as “the lip balm with a kiss of bliss,” Mongo Kiss is certified organic,...

Fish Oil May Offset Negative Brain Effects Of Fatty Food
2013-05-14 16:29:11

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Junk food isn´t just bad for your waistline, it´s also bad for your brain. And now, a new research review suggests fish oil could help mitigate the mental damage caused by fatty foods. According to a report in the British Journal of Nutrition, researchers from the University of Liverpool found that the omega-3s found in fish oil could prevent fats from interrupting neurogenesis, a process that generates new...

New Opportunities For Future Treatment Of Obesity From Newly-discovered Human Fat Cell
2013-05-02 13:53:37

University of Gothenburg The body's brown fat cells play a key role in the development of obesity and diabetes. Researchers at Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden, have now discovered that we humans have two different kinds of brown fat cells and not one kind as previously thought. This discovery, now published in Nature Medicine, opens up new opportunities for future medicines that exploit the brown fat cells' ability to consume calories. Unlike white fat cells, which...

2013-04-29 14:11:56

Scientists from ETH Zurich have shown for the first time that brown and white fat cells in a living organism can be converted from one cell type to the other. Their work, using mice as a model organism, provides important new insights into the origin of brown fat cells, which is a prerequisite for the development of successful anti-obesity therapies. Two types of fat cells can be found in mammals and hence in humans: White fat cells function mainly as highly flexible energy stores which...

2013-04-25 10:32:52

Scientists at the Arkansas Children's Nutrition Center, a U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service Human Nutrition Research Center at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, led by Dr. Martin Ronis have determined that dietary substitution of saturated fats enriched in medium chain triglycerides (MCT) for polyunsaturated fat prevents the development of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). NAFLD occurs in patients with obesity and type II diabetes and is being...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.