Childhood Obesity May Impact Cognitive Abilities in Later Life
Childhood obesity may impact cognitive abilities, i.e., learning and memory in later life.
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Novel Adipokine Promotes Insulin Resistance and Inflammation
Study findings could contribute to the development of alternative approaches for the treatment of diseases caused by obesity.
12 minutes ago - Medindia Health - 3 articles
Abdominal fat secretes novel adipokine promoting insulin resistance and inflammation
A novel adipokine that favors the development of insulin resistance and systemic inflammation has been identified by an international research team. In cases of severe obesity...
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Bariatric Surgery May Reduce Skin Cancer Risk
Bariatric surgery is a weight loss surgery which can reduce skin cancer risk. Obesity is a melanoma risk factor. Therefore, weight loss in individuals with obesity can lower...
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Scientists uncover the cause of insulin resistance in obesity
A team of international researchers has identified a pathway by which obesity results in reduced insulin sensitivity.
3 hours ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Small World? Not With One-Quarter Obese by 2045
Title: Small World? Not With One-Quarter Obese by 2045 Category: Health News Created: 5/22/2018 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 5/23/2018 12:00:00 AM
9 hours ago - Medicine Net - 2 articles
Early-life obesity linked to children's lower perceptual reasoning and working memory scores
A new study by Brown University epidemiologists found that children on the threshold of obesity or overweight in the first two years of life had lower perceptual reasoning and...
11 hours ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Gene expression analysis identify a metabolic and cell function alterations as a hallmark of obesity without metabolic syndrome in peripheral blood, a pilot study
Understanding molecular basis involved in overweight is an important first step in developing therapeutic pathways against excess in body weight gain.
12 hours ago - Clinical Nutrition - 5 articles
Dynapenic obesity as an associated factor to lipid and glucose metabolism disorders and metabolic syndrome in older adults - Findings from SABE Study
There is little evidence showing that dynapenic obesity is associated with lipid and glucose metabolism disorders, high blood pressure, chronic disease and metabolic syndrome...
12 hours ago - Clinical Nutrition - 5 articles
Influence of expression of UCP3, PLIN1 and PPARG2 on the oxidation of substrates after hypocaloric dietary intervention
In addition to environmental and psychosocial factors, it is known that genetic factors can also influence the regulation of energy metabolism, body composition and...
12 hours ago - Clinical Nutrition
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Eating Nuts Can Lower Diabetes and Heart Disease Risk
Eating nuts can reduce the risk of diabetes and heart disease. Consuming two ounces of nuts a day can improve glycemic control and blood lipids in those with type 2 diabetes.
Eczema patients may be at higher risk of heart problems and strokes
Past research has provided mixed results. The new study - the largest to date - bolsters the case for screening and treating eczema patients with a view to preventing heart...
New SpiderMass Device May Enable Painless Mass Spectrometry of Living Tissue
SpiderMass device can help to analyze mass spectrometry of living tissue in cancer surgery. SpiderMass device can enable surgeons to find protein biomarkers during surgery.
Don't be duped by new trend of taking 'sunscreen pills' FDA warns
The US Food and Drug Administration warns in a new report that the largely unregulated cosmetic market is saturated with products that claim to protect you, but don't.
Antidepressants can make you gain weight, new research has found
Researchers from Kings College in London found that people who stayed on the pills for two or three years were far more likely to pile on the pounds than those who were not...
Too much screen time raises the risk of death from heart disease and cancer
Researchers at Glasgow University say spending hours on end in front of your TV or computer raises your risk of dying young or getting cancer or heart disease, but exercise...
Strenuous Exercise in Adolescence May Prevent Height Loss in Postmenopausal...
Strenuous exercise in adolescence may prevent height loss later in life. Height loss in postmenopausal women is associated with several factors which may increase the risk of...
Teething gels like Orajel and Bonjela carry deadly side effects for babies...
The agency has been warning about the products for a decade but said reports of illnesses and deaths continue. Now, it wants teething products off the market, noting there is...
Diet rich in seafood boosts libido and fertility, new study finds
A new study from Harvard University has found that 92 percent of couples who ate seafood more than twice a week were pregnant after 12 months in comparison with 79 percent...
The ten-point plan that cuts the risk of cancer by 40 per cent
In the biggest analysis of its kind, experts warn junk food, ready meals and red meat should be eaten only in moderation in favour of a diet that is rich in wholegrains, fruit...