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Eating protein bars may make you fat

Eating protein bars may make you fat

The protein bars are filled with preservatives, artificial colours and sweeteners, thickeners and even oils and fats which can contribute to high cholesterol, despite the muscle benefits a person may gain

Dec 26, 2017, 13:41 PM IST
Moderate exercise and a Mediterranean diet helps reduce fat deposits: Study

Moderate exercise and a Mediterranean diet helps reduce fat deposits: Study

The greatest fat deposit decreases were hepatic (minus 29 per cent), visceral (minus 22 per cent) and intra-pericardial (minus 11 per cent).

Dec 18, 2017, 17:24 PM IST
Bigg Boss 11: Priyank Sharma hits a new low; calls Shilpa Shinde, Arshi Khan 'fat', 'drum'

Bigg Boss 11: Priyank Sharma hits a new low; calls Shilpa Shinde, Arshi Khan 'fat', 'drum'

Priyank again gets into trouble for talking bad about women inside the house.

Nov 24, 2017, 16:25 PM IST
Do you know your belly fat may increase risk of cancer? Read

Do you know your belly fat may increase risk of cancer? Read

Obesity has been linked to several types of cancers including that of the breast, colon, prostate, uterus or kidney.

Aug 25, 2017, 19:52 PM IST
Poor sleep may make you fat, raise diabetes risk

Poor sleep may make you fat, raise diabetes risk

The findings showed that people who were sleeping an average of six hours a night had a waist measurement that was 3 cm greater than individuals who were getting nine hours of sleep a night. 

Jul 28, 2017, 16:10 PM IST
Sugary drinks with protein-rich meals may make you fat

Sugary drinks with protein-rich meals may make you fat

The findings showed that the inclusion of a sugar-sweetened drink decreased fat oxidation, which kick-starts the breakdown of fat molecules, after a meal by eight per cent.

Jul 22, 2017, 00:34 AM IST
Here comes another reason for obesity – household dust!

Here comes another reason for obesity – household dust!

For the experiment, samples of household dust were collected from 11 homes and were tested in the laboratory.

Jul 13, 2017, 16:12 PM IST
Diet products are just junk food in disguise, can make you fat

Diet products are just junk food in disguise, can make you fat

As per a new research, high-fat foods are often the primary target when fighting obesity, but sugar-laden "diet" foods could be contributing to unwanted weight gain as well.

Apr 26, 2017, 11:12 AM IST
Revealed - Why exercising on empty stomach may help burn more fat

Revealed - Why exercising on empty stomach may help burn more fat

The study analysed effects of eating versus fasting on gene expression in adipose (fat) tissue in response to exercise. 

Apr 10, 2017, 14:35 PM IST
Insulin resistance linked to faster cognitive decline

Insulin resistance linked to faster cognitive decline

 Researchers have found that insulin resistance is linked to a faster decline in cognitive performance.

Mar 22, 2017, 22:25 PM IST
Combating obesity: This drug produces 'brown fat' that burns calories

Combating obesity: This drug produces 'brown fat' that burns calories

Researchers found that mice treated mice with a drug called bexarotene (Bex) had more "brown fat, faster metabolisms and less body weight gain, even after being fed a high-calorie diet".

 

Jan 18, 2017, 16:50 PM IST
Eating blue maize may reduce BP, cholesterol, fat

Eating blue maize may reduce BP, cholesterol, fat

In the study, the rats were fed on a high-sugar and high-cholesterol diet for 12 weeks. They were given blue maize extracts during a period of 4 weeks.

Jan 14, 2017, 00:26 AM IST
'Workplace cake culture' may make you fat

'Workplace cake culture' may make you fat

However, it was detrimental to employees' health and they should make a New Year's resolution to "combat cake culture" in 2017, he said.

Jan 04, 2017, 17:46 PM IST
Weight loss: Five effective ways to rev up your metabolism!

Weight loss: Five effective ways to rev up your metabolism!

Metabolism is a natural process that takes place within the cells of living organisms.

Dec 01, 2016, 14:19 PM IST
Low calorie drinks could make you fatter

Low calorie drinks could make you fatter

In a recent study, scientists have found that low calorie fizzy drinks could actually make you fatter than regular options.Individuals following diet could gain better results by deterring from the supposedly `healthy` variants, reports Express.

Nov 28, 2016, 14:14 PM IST

Want to burn fat faster? Don't skip exercise

"Exercise produces more irisin, which has many beneficial effects including fat reduction, stronger bones and better cardiovascular health.

Oct 05, 2016, 13:57 PM IST

Shocking! Sugar industry paid Harvard scientists to blame fat for heart disease

As per a special report in JAMA Internal Medicine, an industry group then called the Sugar Research Foundation, which is known as the Sugar Association today, sponsored some research on fat as the 'dietary culprit' in heart disease – an attempt to refute concerns about sugar's role in heart disease.

Sep 16, 2016, 14:33 PM IST
These body hacks will make you look SLIMMER! Watch video asap

These body hacks will make you look SLIMMER! Watch video asap

Do you always feel cringy while trying any new outfit? Those extra layers of not-so-fab flab coming out is worrying you? Do not panic!

Aug 09, 2016, 12:00 PM IST

New nutrition model to help fight obesity

Calling for a radical rethinking of human nutrition science, scienists have developed a new framework called "nutritional geometry" which is the culmination of more than 20 years of research in the field.

Aug 01, 2016, 15:32 PM IST

Here`s why some fat risks your health, while others don't

According to the University of Naples Federico II study, a diet high in saturated fat affects a part of the brain called the hypothalamus, which helps regulate hunger, making it struggle to control what you eat.

Aug 01, 2016, 08:57 AM IST