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Medical News Today
Statins May Reduce Exercise Benefits For Obese Adults
Main Category: Statins Also Included In: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness ; Sports Medicine / Fitness Article Date: 18 May 2013 - 0:00 PDT Statins, the most widely prescribed drugs worldwide, are often suggested to lower cholesterol and prevent heart disease in individuals with obesity , diabetes and metabolic syndrome, which is a combination of ... (more)
Wed May 15, 2013
Impaired Coronary Collateral Growth in the Metabolic Syndrome Is in...
From the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of South Alabama College of Medicine, Mobile, AL ; and Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases Laboratory, Alberta Institute for Human Nutrition, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada .
Do whole eggs improve metabolic syndrome?
Which is better whole eggs or egg whites if you have the genes to get early heart disease or strokes from clogged arteries, thick blood, or clots? And what about metabolic syndrome? Can eggs help if what you need is a high-protein breakfast? If so, whole eggs with the saturated fat and cholesterol in the yolks as well as other nutrients, or just ... (more)
Cholesterol-lowering drug may reduce exercise benefits for obese adults
However, University of Missouri researchers found that simvastatin, a generic type of statin previously sold under the brand name "Zocor," hindered the positive effects of exercise for obese and overweight adults.
Grapes help protect against metabolic syndrome related organ damage and diabetes progression
Metabolic syndrome refers to a related group of conditions including increased blood pressure, high blood sugar, excess body fat around the waist and abnormal cholesterol levels that dramatically increase the risk of developing heart disease, stroke and diabetes, among a host of other serious chronic diseases.
Mon May 13, 2013
Which of three diets do your children prefer?
Can a low-fat diet increase the risk for weight regain compared to the other diets? One study compares effect of three common diets on energy expenditure following weight loss on young adults.
Experts in diet, nutrition convene at Oregon State University
Some of the world's leading experts in diet, nutrition and micronutrients will meet in Corvallis May 15-18 and they've carved out half a day for a free public session that might just enhance your health.
Green Coffee Ultra Provides Fat Burning Ingredient with Properties Proven in Clinical Study
The introduction of green coffee bean extracts as a proven weight loss aid was a welcome development to coffee drinkers all over the world.
Sun May 12, 2013
American Heart Association reports Heart-Healthy Diet helps Men lower ...
A heart-healthy diet helped men at high risk for heart disease reduce their bad cholesterol, regardless of whether they lost weight, in a study presented at the American Heart Association's Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology 2013 Scientific Sessions.
Sat May 11, 2013
Metabolic Syndrome - When the Sum is Greater than the - Parts'
Everyone knows that keeping their weight under control is important to good health, but now the "location" of fat on a person's frame, along with other factors, matters too.
Fri May 10, 2013
No link between omega-3s & metabolic syndrome: Study
Increased dietary intakes of omega-3 fatty acids are not linked to a reduction in the risk of metabolic syndrome in the US population, suggests a new study.
Thu May 09, 2013
Neuroethics & Law Blog
Hair, Stress, and the Law
A new study has found a relationship between cortisol levels in our hair andprevalenceof metabolic syndrome .
This is Bath
Bath Chronicle published Reduced exercise levels cut risk of illness
Researchers at the University of Bath have found that doing just half of the official recommended level of exercise is enough to reduce the risk of serious illness.
Wed May 08, 2013
Green Coffee Premium Creates Stir As The Weight Loss Supplement Of Choice to Boosting Metabolism
With obesity and weight loss issues around the globe now at an alarming rate, consumers search far and wide for then best, most natural solution.
Mail on Sunday
Getting just HALF the recommended two and a half hours of exercise a week can improve your health
Taking just half the government recommended amount of exercise can cut a person's risk of serious illness, academics have found.
Tue May 07, 2013
Asbury Park Press
More good news about Mediterranean diet
Men at high risk for heart disease might reduce their "bad" cholesterol by eating a heart-healthy Mediterranean diet, even if they don't lose weight, a small new study suggests.
Obesity and cancer risk: evidence, mechanisms, and recommendations.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences , Vol. 1271 , pp. 37-43, doi:10.1111/j.1749-6632.2012.06750.x Obesity, a growing health problem worldwide, has been associated with the metabolic syndrome, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, hypertension, and other chronic diseases.
Pycnogenol Helps Reduce Metabolic Syndrome Risk Factors
Sun May 05, 2013
Study finds berries clear amyloid brain tangles to help fight Alzheimer's dementia
Positive health benefits abound in the multi-colored flavonoids found in all berries, especially blueberries and strawberries.