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Hunter-gatherers And Westerners Use Same Amount Of Energy
2012-07-27 08:23:03

Despite what some choose to theorize, when looking back on our ancestors, our society is not growing obese due to the change in cultural lifestyle when compared to those in the hunter-gatherer days.

2012-07-26 23:03:15

If so many low fat foods are available, why does the Western world get fatter every year? The answer, said a French researcher, is people are seduced by food products that claim to be healthy

Healthier Food At Chain Restaurants Due To Menu Labels
2012-07-20 08:37:53

Menu labeling requirements have led to healthier options at chain restaurants. Improvements are modest, but they are a start, experts say.

2012-07-18 23:00:53

Summer’s here! With all the invites for BBQs and cocktail parties pouring in, how can you keep yourself swim suit and sundress-ready? Here are 5 key weight loss and appetite control tips to

'Exergames' Alone Do Not Improve Fitness Levels
2012-07-16 04:56:55

So-called ‘active’ video games that involve moving, dancing, karate chopping, or drumming help gamers to burn more calories than sedentary games, but they are no substitute for physical exercise.

2012-07-10 11:32:26

Research to be presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior (SSIB), the foremost society for research into all aspects of eating and drinking behavior, suggests that sleep behavior affects body weight control and that sleep loss has ramifications not only for how many calories we consume but also for how much energy we burn off.


Word of the Day
tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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