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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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Posted on Aug. 15, 2014, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Diet Stress Weight and Obesity
Stress + High-Fat Meal = Weight Gain

Women who consume a high-fat meal the day after a stressful event metabolize food more slowly.

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Posted on July 30, 2014, 6 a.m. in Weight and Obesity Functional Foods
Your Breakfast Bowl

With a hearty texture, a bowl of instant oatmeal satiates hunger and can help you feel full longer.

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Promote Metabolic Health with Prebiotics

Compounds that support the GI tract, prebiotics may reduce metabolic risk factors, among obese women.

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Posted on June 24, 2014, 6 a.m. in Weight and Obesity Cardio-Vascular
Heart Benefits of Lifelong Healthy Weight

Maintaining a healthy weight at any age in adulthood may confer long-term cardiovascular benefits.

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Posted on May 12, 2014, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Diet Exercise Weight and Obesity
A Recipe to Achieve Healthy Weight

For some women, a high-protein meal followed by 30 minutes of moderate exercise is an effective way of burning calories.

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Posted on May 1, 2014, 6 a.m. in Weight and Obesity Behavior
Morning Sun Promotes Weight Loss

People exposed to sunlight in the morning have a lower BMI than those who are exposed to light in the afternoon.

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Cocoa Compounds May Prevent Weight Gain

Oligomeric procyanidins found in cocoa have been shown to prevent weight gain and improve glucose tolerance.

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Posted on April 29, 2014, 6 a.m. in Weight and Obesity Death and Dying
Being Underweight Deadlier than Being Obese

People who are underweight have a higher risk of dying than people who are severely obese.

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