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Tags Eating disorders/obesity

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Sugar leads to early death, but not due to obesity

Sugar-rich diets have a negative impact on health independent of obesity reports a new study led by the MRC London Institute of...

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...

Afraid of food? The answer may be in the basal forebrain

After fasting for 24 hours the typical laboratory mouse spends much time eating. Surprisingly, this is not what Jay M. Patel saw...

Yale-led study reveals biology of leptin, the hunger hormone

New Haven, Conn. -- In a new study, Yale researchers offer insight into leptin, a hormone that plays a key role in appetite, overeating,...

Researchers question implanting IVC filters on prophylactic basis before bariatric surgery

(Philadelphia, PA) - There are currently more than 200,000 bariatric surgeries being performed in the United States each year according to estimates...

Excess weight and body fat cause cardiovascular disease

Excess weight and body fat cause a range of heart and blood vessel diseases, according to the first study to investigate this...

New Cochrane Review assesses evidence on ways to reduce consumption of...

Consumption of sugary drinks is considered to be a key driver behind the global obesity epidemic, and is linked with tooth decay, diabetes and...

Curbing your enthusiasm for overeating

RIVERSIDE, Calif. -- Signals between our gut and brain control how and when we eat food. But how the molecular mechanisms involved in...