College-Aged Males Experience Attenuated Sweet and Salty Taste with Modest Weight Gain (Nutrient Physiology, Metabolism, and Nutrient-Nutrient Interactions)
Background: Human and animal studies report a blunted sense of taste in people who are overweight or obese, with heightened sensitivity also reported after weight loss...
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Personal attitudes toward weight in overweight and obese US hemodialysis patients
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7-year follow-up of a lifestyle intervention in overweight children: Comparison to an untreated control group
We present the 7-year follow-up analysis in overweight children and adolescents, who had participated originally in a randomized control trial of a lifestyle intervention. We...
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Is childhood obesity a psychological disorder?
A team of researchers used fMRI to investigate neural responses to food cues in overweight compared with lean adolescents.
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This Man Lost 140 Pounds After Cutting Out These Foods From His Diet
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Families could get money off their shopping bills
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‘Sample was too young,' experts comment on recent study on calcium and bone loss
There were no links found between dietary calcium intake and rates of bone loss in men, according to a recent study published in the British Journal of Nutrition. Experts who...
Walmart's Great Value frozen cherries recalled for listeria risk
Some frozen, organic, sweet, pitted cherries packaged under Walmart's Great Value brand are under recall after producer Sunrise Growers Inc. found Listeria monocytogenes during...
Do Plant-Based Vegetarian Diet Lower Cholesterol Levels?
Plant-based vegetarian diets, particularly vegan diets significantly lower total cholesterol, HDL and LDL cholesterol levels, reveals a new study.
How To Find Out About Product Safety News & Recalls
Hey Healthy Crushers, Today my group text with my girlfriends from high school was blowing up about the $417 million talc lawsuit with Johnson & Johnson . (I find out a lot of...
Cleveland doctors keep an eye out for eclipse patients
Those who tried to watch the solar eclipse without proper eye protection could have permanently damaged their eyes; however, local eye doctors aren't seeing too many cases, yet.
Does a mother's weight determine her child's metabolism?
Experts warn the study by the University of Bristol underlines how rising obesity rates among teenagers could have devastating implications for the digestive health of future...
Harvard Medical School Just Revealed an Unexpected Risk Factor For Breast Cancer
New research from Harvard Medical School just revealed an unexpected risk factor for breast cancer in young women: outdoor lights at night. In a study recently published in the...
Mark Zuckerberg happily repeats communist China propaganda as Facebook...
For companies like Facebook and Google, trying to do business in China is a bit like trying to dig up gold from deep underneath the ground. There are a lot of barriers in the...
Beware of Amazon product reviews: New research finds they can mislead you
Online reviews of services and products are meant to give other consumers a quick idea of their quality. Though helpful in most cases, new research has pointed towards the...
Chloe Madeley reveals what worked to solve 'pregnant' tum
Fitness fanatic Chloe, 30, shared her swollen tummy on Instagram last year but now says a probiotic supplement has helped her combat the severe and painful bloating she's had...