Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Tags Diet/body weight

Tag: diet/body weight

New study finds that menopause increases risk of metabolic syndrome

CLEVELAND, Ohio (July 1, 2020)--Perimenopause is a time when women become more vulnerable to a number of health problems. A new study based on...

High-salt diet impacts health of gut microbiome

AUGUSTA, Ga. (June 9, 2020) - Particularly in females with untreated hypertension, reducing salt intake to what's considered a healthier level appears...

American Cancer Society updates diet and physical activity guideline for cancer...

The American Cancer Society has updated its guideline for diet and physical activity for cancer prevention, with adjustments to reflect the most current evidence....

Understanding the role of cardiorespiratory fitness and body composition in brain...

A new study led by researchers at the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology examined how cardiorespiratory fitness and body composition...

COVID-19: Exercise may protect against deadly complication

Regular exercise may reduce the risk of acute respiratory distress syndrome, a major cause of death in patients with the COVID-19 virus,...

New study indicates exercise can help prevent liver cancer

Oxford, April 14, 2020 - Liver cancer is the fourth most common cause of cancer death worldwide and is growing rapidly due...

Solving obesity: Could manipulating microbes offer an alternative to weight loss...

Already considered a global epidemic, human obesity continues to be on the rise. According to the Centers for Disease Control, more than...

The keto diet can lead to flu-like symptoms during the first...

A ketogenic diet can lead to several flu-like symptoms within the first few weeks on the diet, according to a new study published in...

How brain biology promotes starvation in patients with anorexia nervosa

Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine have discovered differences in brain circuitry that contribute to starvation and weight loss in...

Can poor air quality make you gain weight?

Breathing dirty air takes a heavy toll on gut bacteria, boosting risk of obesity, diabetes, gastrointestinal disorders and other chronic illnesses, new University of...