Weight and Obesity

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Posted on Dec. 18, 2014, 6 a.m. in Anti-Aging Research Science Weight and Obesity
Blueberry Compound Combats Body Fat

Pterostilbene helps to reduce the accumulation of body fat (rat model).

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Posted on Nov. 19, 2014, 6 a.m. in Anti-Aging Research Science Weight and Obesity
Grapefruit Juice Curbs Weight Gain

Mice fed a high-fat diet and given grapefruit juice to drink gained 18% less weight than those given water to drink.

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Posted on Nov. 12, 2014, 6 a.m. in Anti-Aging Research Science Weight and Obesity
Gut Bacteria Promotes Weight Gain

A species of gut bacteria coupled with a high-fat diet, may cause weight gain,  in a mouse model.

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Posted on Nov. 6, 2014, 6 a.m. in Weight and Obesity Blood Pressure
Small Weight Gain Can Raise Blood Pressure

By raising abdominal visceral fat, gaining just five pounds can increase your blood pressure.

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Posted on Nov. 4, 2014, 6 a.m. in Weight and Obesity Functional Foods
Mangos Moderate Blood Sugar

Regular consumption of mango may help to lower blood sugar levels, among obese adults.

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Posted on Oct. 20, 2014, 6 a.m. in Cancer Weight and Obesity Women's Health
Skirt Size Increase Linked to Postmenopausal Breast Cancer

Women who go up a skirt size after the age of 25 are at increased risk of postmenopausal breast cancer.

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Posted on Oct. 14, 2014, 6 a.m. in Weight and Obesity Functional Foods
Spinach Compound Counters Cravings

Thylakoids reinforce the body's production of satiety hormones and suppresses food cravings.

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Posted on Oct. 6, 2014, 6 a.m. in Weight and Obesity Diet
Beans & Peas for Weight Management

A serving a day of beans, peas, chickpeas or lentils can increase fullness.

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Posted on Sept. 9, 2014, 6 a.m. in Environment Genetics in Disease Weight and Obesity
Past Generation Exposures to Pesticide May Precipitate Disease

Ancestral exposures to the pesticide methoxychlor may lead to adult onset kidney disease, ovarian disease and obesity in future generations.

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Posted on Aug. 27, 2014, 6 a.m. in Sleep Weight and Obesity
To Trim Fat, Turn Down the Thermostat

A cooler sleeping environment helps to raise brown fat tissue mass and activity, which could lead to metabolic benefits.

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