America is known as a melting pot of cultures who enjoy a variety of ethnic dishes, but some of these recipes can be high in saturated fat and calories. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics offers tips on how to cut down on fat while savoring the f...
– Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
A high-protein, low-calorie diet helps older adults with obesity lose more weight, maintain more muscle mass, improve bone quality and lose “bad” fat, according to results from a new randomized controlled trial led by Wake Forest University resea...
– Wake Forest University
Journals of Gerontology: Medical Sciences; American Journal of Clinical Nutrition; Annals of Nutrition and Metabolism
Researchers using proteomics and mouse genetics to understand the protein makeup of HDL find that it's a complicated mix of inherited and environmental factors. Their work may help understand HDL's functions beyond carrying cholesterol.
– American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB)
Journal of Lipid Research
A woman whose boyfriend or husband regularly watches pornography is more likely to report symptoms of an eating disorder, new research suggests. In addition to finding an association between a partner’s porn habits and eating disorder symptoms, the...
– Ohio State University
Collectively, assessing a snapshot of a person’s unique state of immune health is called immune profiling, which can entail identifying immune-cell-associated genes and proteins, as well as the cell types themselves.
– Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
New program will look at the role of the Follicle Stimulating Hormone in obesity and osteoporosis
– Mount Sinai Health System
For Valentine’s Day consideration, skip the milk chocolate candy and replace it with a cup of dark hot cocoa.
– UT Southwestern Medical Center
BOSTON – (February 11, 2019) – It’s well-known that exercise improves health, but understanding how it makes you healthier on a molecular level is the question researchers at Joslin Diabetes Center are answering. After performing experiments in...
– Joslin Diabetes Center