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Anti-starvation trick that saved our ancestors may underlie obesity epidemic

4 monthes ago   |   By ScienceDaily

A molecular 'trick' that kept our ancient ancestors from starving may now be contributing to the obesity epidemic, a new study finds.
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How we evolved to be obese: Over-eating turns on fat-saving protein

How we evolved to be obese: Over-eating turns on fat-saving protein

4 monthes ago   |   By Daily Mail

The RAGE protein is activated by stress and the threat of starvation, making our bodies conserve fat to burn later, It helped us in early human history, but now may make us obese, a new NYU study found.
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Vitamin D deficiency in pregnant women can compromise neonates

Vitamin D deficiency in pregnant women can compromise neonates

Researchers from McGill University Sainte Anne de Bellevue in Canada conducted a scoping review to provide an overview of the latest evidence from studies regarding the impact... Read more ...

8 Things We Can Learn From the Carnivore Movement

8 Things We Can Learn From the Carnivore Movement

A few years ago, I wrote a post describing all the things that avowed Primal eaters can learn from plant-based or even vegan dieters. Sure, we're diametrically opposed on the... Read more ...

ABC article paints grim picture of climate change effects on plants and...

ABC article paints grim picture of climate change effects on plants and how's it changed in past decade

The American Botanical Council has brought the climate crisis question full circle, with a new article that resists some of the findings from an article on the subject the... Read more ...

"Sleigh the Holiday" Is Just Like It Sounds: Structured Workouts For the...

"Sleigh the Holiday" Is Just Like It Sounds: Structured Workouts For the Busiest Time of Year

The holiday season means family reunions, last-minute gift shopping , and Winter woes. It's all very exciting and very. .. tiring, which is why keeping up with a workout... Read more ...

11 At-Home Tabata Workout Videos to Get Your Heart Rate Up and Strengthen...

11 At-Home Tabata Workout Videos to Get Your Heart Rate Up and Strengthen Your Muscles

High-intensity interval training, HIIT for short, is one of the best kinds of sweat sessions if you're looking to get your heart rate up and work your muscles to their fullest... Read more ...

10 New Year's Resolutions That Are Way More Specific Than "Get in Shape"

10 New Year's Resolutions That Are Way More Specific Than "Get in Shape"

Getting in shape is one of the most common new year's resolutions year after year, and for good reason. Whether you want to feel more confident in your skin, lose weight for... Read more ...

Impact of Lifestyle Behaviors in Early Childhood on Obesity: Study

Impact of Lifestyle Behaviors in Early Childhood on Obesity: Study

Adhering to a healthy lifestyle at age four years is linked to a decreased risk of overweight, obesity, and abdominal obesity at seven years, reveals a new study. Read more ...

Resistance Exercise Protects Bone Health in Older Adults with Obesity

Resistance Exercise Protects Bone Health in Older Adults with Obesity

Resistance exercise can be recommended to protect against bone loss during weight loss regimens in older adults with obesity, reports a new study. Read more ...

More proof that Democrat law enforcement leaders are deliberately releasing...

More proof that Democrat law enforcement leaders are deliberately releasing child RAPISTS onto the streets to carry out violent crimes against children

Since before he won the 2016 presidential election, Donald Trump promised to crack down on illegal immigration. In addition to building a “big, beautiful wall” along the... Read more ...

Analysis of Data Gives Insight into Complementary Health Recommendations...

Analysis of Data Gives Insight into Complementary Health Recommendations from U.S. Physicians

Research shows more than half of office-based physicians recommend at least one complementary health approach to their patients, and female physicians recommended every... Read more ...