A new study suggests, for the first time in women over age 70, that working up a sweat can reduce the influence one’s genes have on obesity.
– University at Buffalo
Menopause: The Journal of the North American Menopause Society, May-2018
– New York-Presbyterian Hospital
New research suggests that changes in the eye that occur during spaceflight may be related to how much an astronaut weighs. The study is published ahead of print in the American Journal of Physiology—Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiolo...
– American Physiological Society (APS)
American Journal of Physiology—Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology Embargo expired on 31-May-2018 at 07:00 ET
New research from the University of Georgia suggests that fun can motivate kids to try new foods at lunchtime and ultimately eat more fruits and vegetables.
– University of Georgia
Journal of Child Nutrition and Management
Glucose is the energy that fuels cells, and the body likes to store glucose for later use. But too much glucose can contribute to obesity, and scientists have long wanted to understand what happens within a cell to tip the balance.
– UT Southwestern Medical Center
Male thyroid cancer survivors have a nearly 50 percent higher risk of developing heart disease than women within five years of cancer diagnosis, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metab...
– Endocrine Society
Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism Embargo expired on 29-May-2018 at 14:00 ET
Obese children who consume at least two servings of any type of cow’s milk daily are more likely to have lower fasting insulin, indicating better blood sugar control, according to researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Hous...
– University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Embargo expired on 24-May-2018 at 18:00 ET
Negative attitudes toward frozen vegetables may be impacting consumption of healthy foods, according to research by Stony Brook marketing professors published in Appetite.
Consuming enough fruits and vegetables is important for maintaining a healt...
– Stony Brook University
David Pinkhasov, DDS and other New York dentists think that there is a definite overconsumption of sports drinks and that it is having an overall impact on the incidence of type 2 diabetes and an effect on the dental caries of teenagers and active p...
A new study looking at proteins in the blood over the 24-hour-cycle found 30 that vary depending on what time it is, and more than 100 that are disrupted by a simulated night shift
– University of Colorado Boulder
In January, Philadelphia magazine’s Be Well Philly blog rolled out the “Sweat Diaries,” what they’ve described as a “look at the time, energy, and money people invest in pursuit of a healthy lifestyle in Philly.” So far I’ve read about ...
– Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
– Virginia Tech
– Northwestern University
A study at Hospital for Special Surgery aims to find out if weight loss surgery before knee replacement could improve outcomes or even eliminate the need for joint replacement in severely overweight patients?
– Hospital for Special Surgery
A new study reveals that essential fats in the diet may play a role in regulating protein secretion in the muscles by changing the way genes associated with secretion act. The study is published ahead of print in Physiological Genomics.
– American Physiological Society (APS) Embargo expired on 15-May-2018 at 08:00 ET
Recent articles in the Journal of Lipid Research found a surprising insight into healthy octogenarians’ arteries; a microRNA key to the puzzle of killing fat cells; and a change in cultured cell signaling that may affect experimental outcomes.
– American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB)
Journal of Lipid Research; Journal of Lipid Research; Journal of Lipid Research
Chronic inflammatory diseases such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, obesity, cancer and lupus have their highest U.S. concentrations in the Southeast. Yet, says Fran Lund, the majority of clinical trials to test possible new treatments for these ...
– University of Alabama at Birmingham
A child obesity expert from the Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health in Austin was called upon to help lead a groundbreaking project to involve a...
– University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
– University of Alabama at Birmingham