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Obesity is on the rise. Weight loss remains the key in management of obesity. Dietary changes, including calorie restrictions, as well as regular physical activity are important measures for management of obesity.

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Study provides insight into how poor sleep quality can increase heart disease risk in women

Study provides insight into how poor sleep quality can increase heart disease risk in women

Drinking cocoa could relieve peripheral arterial disease

Drinking cocoa could relieve peripheral arterial disease

Combination of green tea extract and exercise mitigates fatty liver disease in mice

Combination of green tea extract and exercise mitigates fatty liver disease in mice

Study examines validity of measures used to assess quality of kidney-related care in the U.S.

Study examines validity of measures used to assess quality of kidney-related care in the U.S.

Female domestic abuse survivors have increased risk of mortality from all causes

Female domestic abuse survivors have increased risk of mortality from all causes

Study: Survival rates have improved after kidney transplantation during childhood

Study: Survival rates have improved after kidney transplantation during childhood

Daily intake of non-fried potato linked to better diet quality compared to refined grains

Daily intake of non-fried potato linked to better diet quality compared to refined grains

Lab mice may have differences in small-intestine microbiome as compared to humans

Lab mice may have differences in small-intestine microbiome as compared to humans

Nurse creates a self-management tool for patients with left ventricular assist device

Nurse creates a self-management tool for patients with left ventricular assist device

Nutrition researcher shows how foods affect our hormones and health

Nutrition researcher shows how foods affect our hormones and health

Maternal use of cosmetics containing parabens tied to child's future overweight

Maternal use of cosmetics containing parabens tied to child's future overweight

Minigenes produced by CRISPR combat liver disease in mice

Minigenes produced by CRISPR combat liver disease in mice

Gut bacteria composition and diversity linked to human personality traits

Gut bacteria composition and diversity linked to human personality traits

UChicago researchers develop first accurate mouse model of celiac disease

UChicago researchers develop first accurate mouse model of celiac disease

Diets high in fat and protein exacerbate C. diff infections in mice

Diets high in fat and protein exacerbate C. diff infections in mice

Malnourishment risk linked to psychological distress among Canadian adults

Malnourishment risk linked to psychological distress among Canadian adults

High-fat, high-protein meals may appeal to Clostridioides difficile bacteria

High-fat, high-protein meals may appeal to Clostridioides difficile bacteria

Free radicals from immune cells linked to salt-sensitive hypertension

Free radicals from immune cells linked to salt-sensitive hypertension

Western diet rich in fat and sugar may lead to inflammatory skin diseases

Western diet rich in fat and sugar may lead to inflammatory skin diseases

Metformin could help leaky gut

Metformin could help leaky gut