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About 217 results for "realistic prevention of obesity"

Brown Fat Hormone Signaling Prevents Obesity by Modulating Liv...

A hormone produced by brown adipose tissue has been determined to modulate the activity of liver cells that metabolize sugar into fats and is apparently linked to the development of metabolic disorders such as type II diabetes, nonalcoholic fatty ... Biotech Daily, 11 hours ago
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Boston - STOP Tool Helps Providers Discuss Weight & Health With Patients

The Strategies to Overcome and Prevent (STOP) Obesity Alliance released a tool for healthcare providers that offers guidance and suggestions on how to initiate conversations with adult patients about weight and health. "Why Weight? A Guide to ...
 Advance for Nurses2 weeks ago Widespread misconceptions about obesity  Canadian Family Physician1 week ago New Tool Helps Providers Initiate Weight Loss Talks  Advance For NPs And PAs2 weeks ago

FDA Requires Calorie Labels at Groceries, Pizzerias

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, seeking to fight obesity, issued menu-labeling rules that force restaurants, movie theaters and grocery stores to add calorie information to the food they sell. The regulations catch the rest of the country ...
 Bloomberg1 day ago FDA Calorie Rules Force Changes From Grocers to Pizzerias  Washington Post21 hours ago
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It won't stop the obesity epidemic, but it may make it better."

Nov. 25 (Bloomberg) -- Americans are about to know just how guilty to feel about that large popcorn at the movie theater. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today will release menu labeling rules for movie theaters, restaurants and grocery ...
 Bloomberg1 day ago Pizza, Popcorn Included in New FDA Calorie Label Rules  NBCNews.com1 day ago FDA Orders Calorie Counts on Restaurant Menus  NBCNews.com1 day ago 1,000-Calorie Popcorn Tubs Get Labels Under U.S. Rules  BusinessWeek1 day ago
MedIndia

Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes and Liver Disease Treatable With Previously Unknown Hormone

Researchers at the University of Michigan are investigating the potential of developing a new treatment for metabolic disorders using a previously unknown hormone that serves as a messenger from fat cells to the liver. Jiandie Lin of the Life ...
 MedIndia1 week ago

Forces unite to battle a weighty issue

WESTERN Sydney is bearing the brunt of the obesity epidemic - and community groups are joining forces to battle the health crisis. Research conducted by the NSW Department of Health found that 37,890 hospitalisations in the Penrith LGA were ...
 Daily Telegraph Australia - West2 weeks ago

Jom Mama, let's prevent your kids from getting diabetes

The Jom Mama project aims to help young couples planning to get pregnant lower both their own and their future children's diabetes risk. OUR lives start in our mothers wombs. That is where our parents genetic material combines and mixes up to ...
 TheStar.com.my3 weeks ago
Time

15 Tiny Tweaks for an Instant Health Makeover

Weve compiled a list of super-simple healthy tweaks you can realistically make. Really. Like, starting tomorrow. This post originally appeared on Refinery29.com . It always struck me as slightly odd that we make health resolutions in January.
 Time1 month ago

Beating the cancer/obesity connection; diabetes complications

Q: My mom's obese, and I've been worried about her health for a while. Now I read that she's at high cancer risk because of it. Is that really true? — Steve W., Toronto A: You're probably referring to the latest study of 5.2 million adults ...
 Arizona Daily Star1 month ago
CBC

WHO agency links obesity to half a million cancers worldwide

Excess body weight causedabout 481,000 new cancer cases in 2012, according to a new study by the International Agency for Research on Cancer, an armof the World Health Organization. That works out toabout 3.6 per cent of all cancers worldwide,the ...
 CBC36 minutes ago Half-million cancers worldwide linked to obesity read comments  CBC1 hour ago
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