Obesity Blog Posts

A purified membrane protein from Akkermansia muciniphila or the pasteurized bacterium improves metabolism in obese and diabetic mice : Nature Medicine : Nature Research

 Obesity and type 2 diabetes are associated with low-grade inflammation and specific changes in gut microbiota composition1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. We previously demonstrated that administration of Akkermansia muciniphila to mice prevents the develop...
by PolygenicBlog on Dec 2, 2016

Aspartame may prevent, not promote, weight loss by blocking intestinal enzyme's activity: Study identifies possible mechanism behind sugar substitute's lack of effectiveness -- ScienceDaily

A team of Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) investigators has found a possible mechanism explaining why use of the sugar substitute aspartame might not promote weight loss. In their report published online in Applied Physiology, Nutrition and...
by PolygenicBlog on Nov 23, 2016

Genetic risk for obesity grew stronger in 'obesogenic' environment

Lending support to the idea that high-calorie diets, sedentariness and other aspects of the contemporary American lifestyle may be driving the obesity epidemic, UC San Francisco researchers have found that people who carry greater genetic risk for ob...
by PolygenicBlog on Jul 7, 2016

crusin planta medicinala-alder buckthorn herb

Alder Buckthorn HerbAlder buckthorn, shrub grows as the hilly sunny places, the edges of streams or swampy areas, but only up to altitudes of 1000 meters.Alder buckthorn , reaches heights of 2-3 meters.Alder buckthorn, part of the family and is...
by farmacianaturala70 on Jul 5, 2016

Benefits of Having Dessert after a Meal

Desserts, also known as pudding or sweets, can encompass a whole range of dishes, the only requirement is that it is the sweet course at the end of many people’s evening meal. Cakes, puddings, fruit, ice-cream and even pastries are all great option...
by The Wembley Hotel Blog-site on Jun 27, 2016

Association Between Artificially Sweetened Beverage Consumption During Pregnancy and Infant Body Mass Index: JAMA Pediatrics

Importance The consumption of artificial sweeteners has increased substantially in recent decades, including among pregnant women. Animal studies suggest that exposure to artificial sweeteners in utero may predispose offspring to develop obesity; how...
by PolygenicBlog on May 11, 2016

Bisphenol A in low doses can affect the reproductive system , obesity, and behaviour

"If rats are exposed to bisphenol A in low doses during early development it can lead to reduced sperm count, obesity and changes to breast development and behaviour. These are some of the findings of a new study from the National Food Institute, Tec...
by PolygenicBlog on Apr 20, 2016

Antiobesity effect of Pediococcus pentosaceus LP28 on overweight subjects: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial : European Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Background/Objectives: The population of the obese is increasing worldwide. Prevention and improvement of obesity are indispensable for decreasing the risk of metabolic disorders. We have recently shown that obesity and fatty liver are reduced by a p...
by PolygenicBlog on Apr 9, 2016

The Impact of Television on Childhood Obesity

With this the amount of exercise and physical activity has severely decreased for many children.  It is estimated that of every 3 children in America that 1 of them is overweight.The Impact of Television on Childhood Obesity – CommercialsA...
by Body Health Guide on Apr 7, 2016

Burden of disease and costs of exposure to endocrine disrupting chemicals in the European Union: an updated analysis. - PubMed - NCBI

A previous report documented that endocrine disrupting chemicals contribute substantially to certain forms of disease and disability. In the present analysis, our main objective was to update a range of health and economic costs that can be reasonabl...
by PolygenicBlog on Mar 28, 2016

Epigenetic germline inheritance of diet-induced obesity and insulin resistance : Nature Genetics : Nature Publishing Group

"There is considerable controversy regarding epigenetic inheritance in mammalian gametes. Using in vitro fertilization to ensure exclusive inheritance via the gametes, we show that a parental high-fat diet renders offspring more susceptible to develo...
by PolygenicBlog on Mar 15, 2016

Health problem among Policeman. पुलिस डिपार्टमेंट में स्वास्थ्य एक समस्या ?

by For Police Man on Feb 24, 2016

Childhood obesity, rapid growth linked to pregnant moms eating lots of fish

"Women who ate fish more than three times per week when they were pregnant gave birth to children with higher BMI values at 2, 4 and 6 years of age compared with women who ate fish less. High maternal fish intake during pregnancy also was associated...
by PolygenicBlog on Feb 16, 2016

पुलिस डिपार्टमेंट में स्वास्थ्य एक समस्या ?

by For Police Man on Feb 4, 2016

Vitamin D Are You Deficient - 3 Clear Signs

New Info On The Way...Vitamin D...                            For some reason has always been overlooked and underestimated. Yet in spite of it happens to be one of the most import...
by The Healthy Arizonan on Jan 25, 2016

Vitamin D Are You Deficient - 3 Clear Signs

New Info On The Way...Vitamin D...                            For some reason has always been overlooked and underestimated. Yet in spite of it happens to be one of the most import...
by The Healthy Arizonan on Jan 25, 2016

How a food packaging chemical could lead to weight gain - Medical News Today

"Martin von Bergen, head of the Department of Molecular Systems Biology at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ) in Germany, and colleagues found that the chemical di-(2-ethylhexyl)-phthalate (DEHP) led to a hormone imbalance in femal...
by PolygenicBlog on Jan 23, 2016

Physical activity and genetic predisposition to obesity in a multiethnic longitudinal study. - PubMed - NCBI

Physical activity (PA) has been shown to reduce the impact of FTO variation and obesity genetic risk scores (GRS) on BMI. We examined this interaction using a quantitative measure of PA and two adiposity indexes in a longitudinal multi-ethnic study.
by PolygenicBlog on Jan 9, 2016

Gut microbes signal to the brain when they are full

"Don't have room for dessert? The bacteria in your gut may be telling you something. Twenty minutes after a meal, gut microbes produce proteins that can suppress food intake in animals, reports a study published November 24 (here in Cell Metabolism.&...
by PolygenicBlog on Nov 25, 2015

Dangers of Obesity You May Not Know

Any change in the body can be a clue or warning to us to be more aware and maintain a healthy body. Similarly, about the dangers of obesity, overweight and bloated stomach can cause a lot of problems, not only cause a decline in self-confidence but a...
by lustyhealthy on Nov 25, 2015