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In mice, calorie restriction reduces fat but increases fur

In mice, calorie restriction reduces fat but increases fur

Calorie restriction may help mice stay slim and live longer, but it also means less fat to keep their bodies warm. Researchers in Brazil have found that mouse skin responds to caloric restriction by stimulating fur growth, increasing blood flow, and altering cell metabolism to increase energy efficiency. The study reveals that animals may use this as an evolutionary adaptation to stay warm — and alive — in limited food conditions. Continue reading In mice, calorie restriction reduces fat but increases fur

What the founder of BodyListeners learned about happiness when he stopped dieting

What the founder of BodyListeners learned about happiness when he stopped dieting

Moritz Warntjen says we often do not realise that dieting is not about losing weight; it's about a feeling of not being good enough. A road trip in France … Continue reading What the founder of BodyListeners learned about happiness when he stopped dieting

Diet Doc's 'JumpStart Diet' Leads Patients to Rapid Weight Loss and Reduced Blood Pressure Levels

Diet Doc's 'JumpStart Diet' Leads Patients to Rapid Weight Loss and Reduced Blood Pressure Levels

Experts note that the most effective blood pressure lowering method is through behavioral interventions such as changes in diet, exercise and weight … Continue reading Diet Doc's 'JumpStart Diet' Leads Patients to Rapid Weight Loss and Reduced Blood Pressure Levels

Holly Willoughby wants everyone to 'move on' from the speculation about her weight loss

Holly Willoughby wants everyone to 'move on' from the speculation about her weight loss

Although she remained quiet throughout all of the speculation about her weight loss, Holly has finally spoken out about her body image and what she … Continue reading Holly Willoughby wants everyone to 'move on' from the speculation about her weight loss