Tag: Dieting

Innovation, Research

America’s most widely consumed oil causes genetic changes in the brain

January 17, 2020

Via: ScienceDaily Health

Used for fast food frying, added to packaged foods, and fed to livestock, soybean oil is by far the most widely produced and consumed edible oil in the U.S., according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. In all likelihood, it […]

Innovation, Research

Study identifies a hormone that may hinder weight loss

April 23, 2019

Via: Medical News Today

Scientists have known about growth hormone (GH) for several decades. It plays a role in bone growth and is particularly important as our bodies grow. It also helps maintain organs and tissues as we go through our adult lives. However, […]


How does yo-yo dieting affect our heart health?

January 2, 2019

Via: Medical News Today

As we roll into 2019, many people will be trying out new diet regimes. For many of us, sticking to a nut-filled, burger-free, fish-heavy Mediterranean-style diet will only last a matter of days before we return to the realms of […]


Can simply changing your meal times help you lose more weight?

August 30, 2018

Via: Medical News Today

A new study working with a model of intermittent fasting dieting shows how modifying breakfast and dinner time could help you lose weight. Intermittent fasting is a form of diet that allows people to lose weight by “prompting” the body […]

Innovation, Research

Discovery of key brain cells that control appetite could revolutionize dieting

September 27, 2017

Via: The Medical News

Dieting could be revolutionized, thanks to the ground-breaking discovery by the University of Warwick of the key brain cells which control our appetite. Professor Nicholas Dale in the School of Life Sciences has identified for the first time that tanycytes […]