OBESITY CURE? SCIENTISTS DISCOVER ANTIBODY THAT REDUCES BODY FAT IN MICE
A treatment for obesity could be on the horizon as scientists have discovered an antibody that reduces body fat. In trials on mice, the antibody was found to increase bone mass and reduce adipose tissue (fat)-and while human studies are some way off, the findings could lead to new treatments for weight loss and osteoporosis.
The Vegan Diet Reduces Obesity Risk By Nearly Half, New Research Finds
The reasons for eating lots of fresh fruits and vegetables every day aren't top secret, even despite our ongoing attempts to find ways around that reality. We know they provide significant health benefits, from much-needed fiber to crucial vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants, much more so than most any other food, particularly the greasy, processed, and meat-based fast and junk foods you're probably thinking about right now.
Can emotional feeding lead to obesity?
parenting alert about emotional feeding. A new study shows offering children a food as a comfort or a reward can lead to emotional eating. Dr. Jen Ashton is here. As parent, you play a big role in shaping the eating habits of your kid. Yeah, no question. Are you emotional eaters?
Healthy Ingredient Swaps to Help You Lose Weight
Shutterstock We all want to be healthy. We want to look good in our clothes. We want to feel strong and full of energy. Unfortunately, the road to wellness can often be an uphill climb, full of temptations - hello, Starbucks Venti Iced Caramel Macchiato - and, conflicting information around every corner (like, "all carbs are bad," or "eating organic is super expensive").