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Healthy living habits include eating dinner earlier — it may also help keep weight down

October 17, 2022

Via: Fox News

The time you eat dinner in the evening significantly affects how many calories you burn during the day, your appetite and your adipose — or fat — tissue in your body, according to a study done by Harvard Medical School […]


Innovation, Research

Survival tip: Start at normal weight and slowly add pounds

February 2, 2021

Via: ScienceDaily Health

People who start adulthood with a body mass index (BMI) in the normal range and move later in life to being overweight — but never obese — tend to live the longest, a new study suggests. Adults in this category […]


Innovation, Research

Study: Low-calorie sweeteners cause only modest weight changes and metabolic effects

November 22, 2019

Via: The Medical News

New research suggests that low-calorie sweeteners cause only modest changes in blood sugar, insulin levels, insulin sensitivity and weight gain, as compared to those induced by sugar. The study is published ahead of print in the American Journal of Physiology-;Regulatory, […]


Innovation, Research

Cancer risk reduces to half with over 20% weight loss in post- bariatric surgery patients

November 5, 2019

Via: The Medical News

Patients with severe obesity who had bariatric or weight-loss surgery and lost more than 20% of their total weight were 50% less likely to develop cancer compared to patients who did not have as much weight loss after surgery, according […]


Innovation, Research

Study finds link between obesity and sense of smell

December 27, 2018

Via: Medical News Today

Obesity is a medical condition characterized by an excessive amount of body fat. It is a global issue that affects millions of people worldwide, and it is a risk factor for diabetes and heart disease. Doctors or nutritionists can identify […]


Wellness

How to prevent festive weight gain without exercising

December 17, 2018

Via: Medical News Today

During the festive season, people’s waistlines tend to expand as their self-control contracts. While food and drink flow freely, restraint is in short supply, and sedentary activities abound. And, as we relax, we tend to throw caution to the wind […]


Wellness

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

How do genes and lifestyle choices affect lifespan?

October 16, 2017

Via: Medical News Today

New research has analyzed genetic and lifestyle-related data to understand how our biological makeup and lifestyle choices can impact our lifespan. We should watch out for smoking habits and weight gain, they say, though prioritizing education may have unexpected benefits. […]