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Savor the Flavor, Drop the Saturated Fat During National Nutrition Month® 2019

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

New study shows more protein and fewer calories help older people lose weight safely

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

Lipoproteins behave “almost like a tiny Velcro ball”

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

Men’s Porn Habits Could Fuel Partners’ Eating Disorders, Study Suggests

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

Immune Profiling: A New Opportunity for Drug Development

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

Mount Sinai Research Program Awarded $12.5 Million NIH Grant to Continue to Study the Role of Hormones in Menopause and Aging Biology

New program will look at the role of the Follicle Stimulating Hormone in obesity and osteoporosis

– Mount Sinai Health System

Better chocolate choices benefit heart health

For Valentine’s Day consideration, skip the milk chocolate candy and replace it with a cup of dark hot cocoa.

– UT Southwestern Medical Center

Protein Released From Fat Following Exercise Improves Glucose Tolerance, and Health

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

Nature Metabolism





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