Weight

A math test a day keeps the weight away, by activating brown fat
The mild stress caused by anticipation of a math test can raise cortisol levels and stimulate brown fat to produce heat. The findings, which could have implications for treating obesity, are published in Experimental Physiology. [overweight man looking ... [...]
6
Like
Save
Weight Gain, Loss in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Influenced by Disease …
Associations between BMI and long-term risks may be partially explained by disease-related weight loss over time among patients with severe rheumatoid arthritis. Disease modifying treatments (DMARDs) used for rheumatoid arthritis might also influence ... [...]
6
Like
Save
Looking for a healthy way to lose weight? Eat breakfast
"Despite many people offering opinions about whether or not you should eat breakfast, to date, there has been a lack of rigorous scientific evidence showing how, or whether, breakfast might cause changes in our health," said lead researcher James Betts ... [...]
1
Like
Save
Disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs affect weight of patients with RA
Three U.S. national Veterans Affairs databases were used to identify patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) who received treatment with methotrexate, leflunomide, prednisone and tumor necrosis factor inhibitors (TNFis). Independent variables included ... [...]
4
Like
Save
7 ways potatoes, carrots and other roots can help you lose weight
A study done in 2001 by the Usana Health Studies proved that beetroot juice increases oxygen levels by 16 percent boosting your weight loss goals. Turmeric: An integral part of Indian cuisine, turmeric contains a compound called curcumin that reduces ... [...]
6
Like
Save
Lose weight a spoonful at a time with turmeric
If you are dieting for weight loss and reached a plateau, you might want to consider giving your metabolism a boost with turmeric. The Indian spice is not just tasty. Curcumin in turmeric has multiple proven health benefits. How might turmeric help ... [...]
6
Like
Save
Hormone Therapy and Weight Management
Hospitals and cancer treatment centers usually have a nutritionist on staff who are familiar with the weight gain side-effects of these drugs. If your insurance does not cover seeing a nutritionist, check out the free seminars that are available where ... [...]
7
Like
Save