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Latest Metabolic disorders Stories

2012-06-11 05:25:35

What do diabetes, high cholesterol and sleep deprivation all have in common? According to new research not getting enough sleep could be a major risk factor for stroke just like diabetes and high cholesterol.

2012-06-08 23:01:07

With more people than ever desperately trying to achieve maximum fat burning by dieting, hitting the gym and trying everything they can to lose weight, one should be shocked to know Americans

2012-06-04 19:39:55

A 38-year longitudinal study of New Zealanders suggests that individuals with higher genetic risk scores were more likely to be chronically obese in adulthood.

2012-05-30 09:59:22

Overweight women may never escape the painful stigma of obesity – even after they have shed the pounds, new research suggests.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.