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New Study: Aged Garlic Extract May Help with Inflammation Brought on by Obesity

New Study: Aged Garlic Extract May Help with Inflammation Brought on by Obesity

Photo by Nick Fewings on Unsplash A new study soon to be published in the Journal of Nutrition conducted by LA BioMed, has found that the supplement Aged Garlic Extract can “reverse the buildup of deadly plaque in arteries and help prevent the progression of […]

How Fast Food Impacts Your Body

How Fast Food Impacts Your Body

📸 by Emmy Smith on Unsplash According to research from the University of Bonn in Germany, eating fast food is like giving your body a bacterial infection. The obesity rate in the U.S. is a major health issue. According to the Centers for Disease Control […]

Could A Protein be to Blame for Anxiety and Diabetes?

Could A Protein be to Blame for Anxiety and Diabetes?

Photo by Tim Gouw on Unsplash A protein, FKBP51, has been associated with anxiety and diabetes, as it contributes to the regulation of the stress system. Diabetes Diabetes is a life-threatening disease that causes your blood sugar and triglycerides to become continuously and severely elevated. […]

Study: Alarming Rise in Cancer due to Diabetes and Obesity

Study: Alarming Rise in Cancer due to Diabetes and Obesity

Photo by Jennifer Burk on Unsplash Researchers from several worldwide institutions – including the Imperial College London in the UK and the International Agency for Research on Cancer of the World Health Organization (WHO) in France – have discovered that cancers related to metabolic diseases […]

“Talk Test” to Determine Your Moderate Physical Activity

“Talk Test” to Determine Your Moderate Physical Activity

More than one-third of adults in the United States are obese. With that number on the rise, the risk of developing obesity-related conditions like heart disease, stroke, and type 2 diabetes is on the rise, as well. Your doctor has told you to start following […]

Middle-aged? Being Overweight or Obese May Age Your Brain 10 Years

Middle-aged? Being Overweight or Obese May Age Your Brain 10 Years

A new study published in the journal Neurobiology of Aging from the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Cambridge reveals that middle-aged adults who were overweight had reduced white matter volume in the brain, which, researchers say, represents around a decade of brain aging. […]