Weight and Obesity

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Posted on Jan. 19, 2015, 6 a.m. in Demographics Cancer Weight and Obesity
BMI a Major Cancer Risk Factor

High body mass index (BMI) may be responsible for half a million cancers a year worldwide.

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Posted on Jan. 15, 2015, 6 a.m. in Weight and Obesity Botanical Agents
Chinese Herb Compound Combats Fat

Berberine increases energy expenditure, limits weight gain, improves cold tolerance and enhances brown adipose tissue, in a lab animal model.

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Coffee Compound May Minimize Obesity-Related Disease

Chlorogenic acid reduces insulin resistance and accumulation of fat in the liver, in a lab animal model.

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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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