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2012-07-10 12:05:02

Sitting down for more than three hours a day can reduce a person’s life expectancy by two years, even if they are otherwise physically active and refrain from dangerous sedentary habits.

2012-07-10 10:54:19

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, not only the amount and type of food eaten but the time of day it is eaten, is important in contributing to obesity.

Child Diabetes And Obesity Rates Higher In China Than The US
2012-07-06 11:55:44

These days, a McDonald’s Big Mac Hamburger is known internationally. While the fast food market has become more global, health issues like obesity and diabetes have had far reaching impacts in other countries around the world.

2012-07-02 22:04:42

Investigators from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and Boston University's Slone Epidemiology Center report research findings that may shed light on influences on obesity during adulthood.

Bees Have A Sweet Tooth Too
2012-07-01 10:00:42

According to scientists at Arizona State University, honey bees may hold clues to human taste perception and metabolic disorders.

2012-06-28 23:01:41

A new ground breaking study which included a researcher from the Mayo Clinic Arizona found that diabetes can still return after gastric bypass surgery. Grand

2012-06-28 10:27:04

Social interactions during adolescence can affect health many years into adulthood.

2012-06-27 22:32:19

The racial and ethnic composition of a community is associated with the obesity risk of individuals living within the community.


Word of the Day
deuteragonist
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.
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