Another Strike for the Western Diet

New research by scientists at the University of California, Riverside now shows that chronic consumption of a western diet leads to overeating and obesity due to elevations in “peripheral endocannabinoid signaling.” The endocannabinoid system is Read More

20 Minutes of Exercise Act is All it Takes

It’s well known that regular physical activity has health benefits, including weight control, strengthening the heart, bones and muscles and reducing the risk of certain diseases. Recently, researchers at University of California San Diego School Read More

One weird trick to cut belly fat

Do you wish you could decrease your waistline? Reducing abdominal obesity can lower health risks — but despite claims you may have seen on the Internet, no trending diet can help you specifically eliminate belly Read More

Alternative Methods Of Treating Obesity

Obesity poses as a significant health hazard which makes people all the more vulnerable in succumbing to heart disease, type 2 diabetes and cancer. Characterized by having a body mass index exceeding 30, obesity receives Read More

Does When You Eat Breakfast Matter?

Being an “evening person” is linked to higher body mass indices among people with Type 2 diabetes, and having breakfast later in the day seems to be what drives this association, according to a new Read More

7 Foods That Fight Inflammation

Many chronic diseases, including heart disease, cancer and obesity, have been linked to inflammation, part of the body’s immune response. When inflammation is out of control, it can affect the brain. Substances secreted by certain Read More

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