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New Study Examines Link Between Brain Cortex And Food Buying

New Study Examines Link Between Brain Cortex And Food Buying Habits

Provided by Anita Kar, McGill University Will that be a pizza for you or will you go for a salad? Choosing what you eat is not simply a matter of taste, conclude scientists in a new study at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital of...

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2014-10-21 12:31:40

Too many Canadians are moving too little, sitting too long, and not eating or sleeping adequately. Link to publication: http://www.conferenceboard.ca/e-library/abstract.aspx?did=6444 OTTAWA, Oct. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Canadians are not any healthier than they were a decade ago, despite having much more knowledge of what makes up a healthy lifestyle, according to the first publication of a Conference Board of Canada research project that makes the case for healthy active living. "An alarming...

2014-10-21 12:29:11

Water Filtration Brand Builds a City Of Sugar Cubes in Television Ad, Launches Public Exhibit to Dramatize Impact of Beverage Choices OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Beverage companies are required to label how much sugar is in each can. But that doesn't mean people understand how quickly those numbers add up. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141021/153411 The Brita water filtration brand decided to clarify things a bit. As part of a new advertising...

2014-10-20 23:06:54

Campaign for Real Beauty, a marketing affiliate of Medifast Inc., is overhauling their website in order to bring the latest diet program news and tips to consumers across the United States. (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Campaign for Real Beauty, a marketing affiliate of Medifast Inc., is overhauling their website in order to bring the latest diet program news and tips to consumers across the United States. As diet programs are always hit or miss, CampaignForRealBeauty.com has changed their...

2014-10-20 16:24:54

ROSEMONT, Ill., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Obesity affects individual patient care, the healthcare system and nearly every organ in the body. People with obesity often have other health problems, including diabetes, heart disease, certain tumors and cancers, and psychiatric disorders. However, the role of obesity in orthopaedic conditions and their treatment is less well-publicized. According to orthopaedic surgeon William M. Mihalko, MD, PhD, of Campbell Clinic Orthopaedics in...

2014-10-20 12:29:46

Medically-diagnosed as obese, weight loss clinic surgeon Dr. Sheih was able to successfully perform bariatric surgery on the teenagers. FORT MYERS, Fla., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Two Fort Myers teenage sisters, medically diagnosed as severely overweight, have successfully undergone adolescent bariatric surgery at Surgical Healing Arts Center in Ft. Myers. Moses K. Shieh, D.O., founder and one of two bariatric surgeons at the weight-loss clinic and bariatric surgery center,...

2014-10-18 23:00:55

Programs such as Michelle Obama's Let's Move campaign and the National Football League's Fuel Up to Play 60 program have driven awareness of the negative effects associated with childhood obesity and such awareness has resulted in parents being more active in finding fitness programs for their children, resulting in revenue growth for the industry. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Children's Fitness Center Franchises industry...

2014-10-16 23:09:35

Unlike typical online fad diets, Diet Doc’s staff works closely with their patients to teach them how to break bad eating habits, lose weight rapidly and maintain permanent weight loss Richmond, VA (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 While almost any sensible diet plan will work to initially shed excess pounds, many dieters become discouraged and lose interest when they encounter a roadblock. With no one to turn to, the dieter typically gives up. With this in mind, Diet Doc developed their diet...

2014-10-16 23:00:35

Mango – Calories Counter & Diet Tracker from 42 Srl lets users calculate their optimal daily caloric intake needs, capture daily food intake and physical activity, track progress on a day-to-day basis, and make adjustments to their eating and/or exercise routine to achieve their desired weight loss and/or fitness level goals. The new no-cost app is available from the App Store. Cupertino, CA (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 People who need to shed a few (or more than a few!) pounds and...

2014-10-16 20:26:29

LONDON, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Kids' Food and Beverages in US$ Million. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research....

2014-10-16 16:35:18

LONDON, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Anti-Obesity Drugs in US$ Million. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company...


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International Journal of Obesity
2012-05-14 15:47:25

The International Journal of Obesity (IJO) is a peer-reviewed medical journal published by the Nature Publishing Group. As of May 2012, the editors-in-chief are RL Atkinson and I MacDonald. The journal addresses the development and treatment of obesity, and the functional impairments associated with the obese state. It publishes basic science and clinical studies that address the biochemical, epidemiological, genetical, molecular, metabolic, nutritional, physiological, psychological and...

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Word of the Day
bellycheer
  • Good cheer; viands.
  • To revel; to feast.
The word 'bellycheer' may come from 'belle cheer', "good cheer".
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