No Excuses: Exercise Can Overcome the 'Obesity Gene'

By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter Latest Diet & Weight Management News THURSDAY, April 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Even if obesity is “in your genes,” regular exercise can help keep extra pounds at bay, a new study suggests. Researchers found that when people carried a particular...
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New appetite control mechanism found in brain

Over recent decades, our understanding of hunger has greatly increased, but this new discovery turns things on their head. Up until now, scientists knew that leptin — a hormone released by fatty tissue, reduces appetite, while ghrelin — a hormone released by stomach tissue makes...
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Is a Low-Salt Diet Always Healthy?

By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter Latest Diet & Weight Management News TUESDAY, April 25, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Steering clear of salty foods might not be as helpful for your heart health as previously thought, a new study claims. Participants in a long-range heart study did...
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Is a Low-Salt Diet Always Healthy?

By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter Latest Diet & Weight Management News TUESDAY, April 25, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Steering clear of salty foods might not be as helpful for your heart health as previously thought, a new study claims. Participants in a long-range heart study did...
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Waist Size, Not Weight, May be Key to Life Span

By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter Latest Diet & Weight Management News MONDAY, April 24, 2017 (HealthDay News) — That spare tire you’re toting around could be increasing your risk of an early death, a new study suggests. What’s more, the increased risk associated with having a...
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