Obesity

Reliable New Test to Identify and Prevent Risk of Preterm Birth

11 monthes ago   |   By Medindia Health

Identifying women at risk with the newly developed test during her second trimester could lead to early treatment, prevention, says a new study.
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New Nasal Device: Reduces Smelling Ability and Induces Weight Loss

New Nasal Device: Reduces Smelling Ability and Induces Weight Loss

11 monthes ago   |   By Medindia Health

New wearable nasal device that reduces smelling ability may induce weight loss and changes in dietary preferences which can be effectively used in the treatment of obesity and diabetes.
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New Microdialysis Technique Can Identify Effect of Brown Fat in Obesity Treatment

New Microdialysis Technique Can Identify Effect of Brown Fat in Obesity Treatment

11 monthes ago   |   By Medindia Health

Microdialysis, a new technique to study fat stores in the body, can help to find treatments to tackle obesity. Brown fat that keeps us warm can play a key role in weight loss treatment.
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Sansa Stark Is Not Here For Whiny Fans Who Want A GoT Season 8 Redo

Sansa Stark Is Not Here For Whiny Fans Who Want A GoT Season 8 Redo

Sophie Turner, who played Sansa Stark in the epic series, called the petition ‘disrespectful' If you're a Game of Thrones fan, you know there has been much debate over how the... Read more ...

Can Soccer Games End in a Tie? Yes and No - Here's What to Know Before the...

Can Soccer Games End in a Tie? Yes and No - Here's What to Know Before the World Cup

If you're a longtime soccer fan, the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup is a big deal for you, and you could have probably written this post. If you're new to soccer or just a casual... Read more ...

Exercising regularly and consuming more protein can help prevent muscle loss...

Exercising regularly and consuming more protein can help prevent muscle loss due to aging, reveals study

A review led by researchers from Drexel University in Philadelphia looked at how dietary protein intake and regular exercise can reduce the risk of muscle loss in older adults... Read more ...

Computers Spot Lung Cancer as Well as Doctors Do

Computers Spot Lung Cancer as Well as Doctors Do

This new technology is still under development, but shows how artificial intelligence may have a future role in medicine. Read more ...

Diabetes breakthrough: Can this protein significantly reduce insulin...

Diabetes breakthrough: Can this protein significantly reduce insulin overproduction?

Danish researchers reported their discovery of a new protein that plays a significant role in the production of insulin. Developing a deeper understanding of the functions of... Read more ...

A unique, targeted probiotic can prevent gum and mouth problems, improving...

A unique, targeted probiotic can prevent gum and mouth problems, improving general health

Large numbers of harmful bacteria in the mouth cause various health problems in the gums and teeth. Instead of using chemical toothpaste and mouthwashes that will further harm... Read more ...

Only HALF of US kids and teens have OK cholesterol levels - and 25% have...

Only HALF of US kids and teens have OK cholesterol levels - and 25% have dangerous levels

A new study from Ann & Robert H Lurie Children's Hospital has found that only half of US children between ages six and 19 have cholesterol levels in the ideal range, or less... Read more ...

New Approach Reduces the risk of block in Heart Valve Replacement

New Approach Reduces the risk of block in Heart Valve Replacement

LAMPOON may increase treatment options for high-risk patients previously ineligible for heart valve procedures. Read more ...

Mustaches May Guard Against Sun's Rays

Mustaches May Guard Against Sun's Rays

For all of those men who view a mustache as a largely ornamental addition to their masculine appearance, a new study reveals it can also guard against lip cancer. Read more ...

Atmospheric gas may prevent 'an early death' in those who suffer head injuries 

Atmospheric gas may prevent 'an early death' in those who suffer head injuries 

The research was carried out by Imperial College London and led by Dr Rita Campos-Pires, from the department of surgery and cancer. Read more ...