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December 12, 2018

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December 12, 2018

Hazelnuts Improve Older Adults' Micronutrient Levels, Study Shows

Dec. 6, 2018 — Older adults who added hazelnuts to their diet for a few months significantly improved their levels of two key ... read more

Obesity Intervention Needed Before Pregnancy

Dec. 6, 2018 — New research supports the need for dietary and lifestyle interventions before overweight and obese women become ... read more

Dec. 6, 2018 — Researchers have discovered a hormone in a mouse study that can be used immediately to can help doctors predict how severely patients with the rare disease methylmalonic acidemia are affected and ... read more

High Childhood BMI Linked to Obesity at Age 24 in Women

Dec. 3, 2018 — Girls who gain weight more rapidly between the ages of 5 and 15 are more likely to be obese at age 24, according to ... read more

Weight Cycling Is Associated With a Higher Risk of Death

Nov. 29, 2018 — Weight cycling is associated with a higher risk of death, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & ... read more

Only 12 Percent of American Adults Are Metabolically Healthy, Study Finds

Nov. 28, 2018 — The prevalence of metabolic health in American adults is 'alarmingly low,' even among people who are normal weight, according to a new study. Only one in eight Americans is achieving ... read more

Despite Common Obesity Gene Variants Obese Children Lose Weight After Lifestyle Changes

Nov. 28, 2018 — Children who are genetically predisposed to overweight, due to common gene variants, can still lose weight by changing their diet and exercise habits, according to a new ... read more

Good Help in Primary Care for Children With Obesity

Nov. 26, 2018 — Children treated for obesity in primary or outpatient care have a relatively good chance of fending off weight problems over the next few years as well, a study ... read more

Study in Mice Suggests Drug to Turn Fat 'Brown' Could Help Fight Obesity

Nov. 26, 2018 — Our bodies contain two types of fat: white fat and brown fat. While white fat stores calories, brown fat burns energy and could help us lose weight. Now, scientists have found a way of making the ... read more

Intermittent Fasting: No Advantage Over Conventional Weight Loss Diets

Nov. 26, 2018 — Intermittent fasting helps lose weight and promotes health. However, it is not superior to conventional calorie restriction diets, scientists have found out in the largest investigation on ... read more

Weight Loss Procedure Shrinks Both Fat and Muscle

Nov. 26, 2018 — Left gastric artery embolization, a novel interventional procedure used to treat obesity, leads to the loss of both fat and muscle, according to a new study. Researchers said the loss of muscle mass ... read more

Orange Juice, Leafy Greens and Berries May Be Tied to Decreased Memory Loss in Men

Nov. 21, 2018 — Eating leafy greens, dark orange and red vegetables and berry fruits, and drinking orange juice may be associated with a lower risk of memory loss over time in ... read more

Probiotics No Help to Young Kids With Stomach Virus

Nov. 21, 2018 — A major US study has found that a commonly used probiotic is not effective in improving symptoms of diarrhea and vomiting in young children with ... read more

Parental 'Feeding Styles' Reflect Children's Genes

Nov. 20, 2018 — New research challenges the idea that a child's weight largely reflects the way their parents feed them. Instead, parents appear to adopt feeding styles in response to their children's ... read more

Long-Term Exposure to Road Traffic Noise May Increase the Risk of Obesity

Nov. 16, 2018 — Long term exposure to road traffic noise is associated with increased risk of ... read more

Milk Allergy Affects Half of US Food-Allergic Kids Under Age 1

Nov. 16, 2018 — New research found that over two percent of all US children under the age of 5 have a milk allergy, and 53 percent of food-allergic infants under age 1 have a cow's milk ... read more

Safest Way to Dine out for Those With Food Allergies Is Using Up to 15 Strategies

Nov. 16, 2018 — New research examined what tools people who have food allergies use to prevent allergic reactions at ... read more

Omega-3 Fatty Acids Reduce the Risk of Premature Birth

Nov. 15, 2018 — A new review has found that increasing the intake of omega-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPUFA) during pregnancy reduces the risk of premature ... read more

Nov. 15, 2018 — The sight or smell of something delicious is often enough to get your mouth watering, but the physiological response to food perception may go well beyond your salivary glands. New research in mice ... read more

Gut Hormone and Brown Fat Interact to Tell the Brain It's Time to Stop Eating

Nov. 15, 2018 — Researchers have shown that so-called 'brown fat' interacts with the gut hormone secretin in mice to relay nutritional signals about fullness to the brain during a meal. The study bolsters ... read more

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