Mice will help reveal roles of human brown fat Jun 2, 2017 Discovery opens the door to research that might lead to new ways of using brown fat to treat metabolic conditions such as obesity and type 2 diabetes in the future.
Low-carb diet may reduce risk of postmenopausal weight gain May 18, 2017 In an analysis of dietary patterns of postmenopausal women, researchers found that those who consumed the fewest carbohydrates had a significantly reduced risk of gaining 10 percent of their body weight over an eight-year period.
Weight loss, exercise can reduce frailty in obese older adults May 17, 2017 Researchers find that weight loss plus combined aerobic and resistance training provided greater improvement in physical function and reduction of frailty in older obese adults.
Circadian clock changes can alter body’s response to diet May 2, 2017 Researchers have discovered that changing the circadian clock in mouse liver can alter how the body responds to diet and also change the microbes living in the digestive track.
Factors that affect eating behaviors among food pantry clients Mar 8, 2017 While it may seem that the cost of food is the main factor that affects eating behaviors among individuals from low-income families who rely on food pantry services, several other factors also may play a part.
Dietitian provides super swaps for 'the big game' Jan 25, 2017 Roberta Anding offers some healthy food and drink swaps as the ultimate quarterback sneak for the big game.
In 2017, focus on reset rather than resolution Dec 27, 2016 Nutrition expert Roberta Anding suggests focusing instead on a reset of a healthy lifestyle with more realistic decisions in 2017.
Expert offers tips on how to manage diabetes during the holidays Nov 22, 2016 Dr. Ashok Balasubramanyam says managing diabetes requires consistency, which can be tough during the holidays.
Don’t let heartburn hinder your holidays Nov 14, 2016 With stress, travel and changes in diet, the holidays are a time to pay attention to the health of your esophagus.
Scientists uncover mechanism that controls feeding behavior in mice Nov 9, 2016 A team of scientists has discovered a mechanism that controls feeding behavior in mice by regulating the electrical activity of a few thousand brain cells.