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Bradley University Women's Studies Project Claims Losing Weight Is 'Dangerous'

Bradley University Women's Studies Project Claims Losing Weight Is 'Dangerous'

Despite the seemingly obvious health risks associated with obesity, academics in the Women's Studies department at Bradley insist that dieting can be … Continue reading Bradley University Women's Studies Project Claims Losing Weight Is 'Dangerous'

Federal snack program does not yield expected impacts

Federal snack program does not yield expected impacts

A research team examined the US Department of Agriculture’s Smart Snacks in School regulation. The federal mandate was intended to replace unhealthy school snacks and beverages with more wholesome options, including fruits, vegetables, and packaged treats low in fat, sugar, and sodium. Continue reading Federal snack program does not yield expected impacts

Jennifer Ellison looks almost unrecognisable as she shows off incredible weight loss after 'ditching …

Jennifer Ellison looks almost unrecognisable as she shows off incredible weight loss after 'ditching …

The diet, which was for reality TV programme Sugar Free Farm, was a dramatic lifestyle change for the actress who admitted on the show to drinking … Continue reading Jennifer Ellison looks almost unrecognisable as she shows off incredible weight loss after 'ditching …

High fat diet reduces gut bacteria, Crohn's disease symptoms

High fat diet reduces gut bacteria, Crohn's disease symptoms

A high fat diet may lead to specific changes in gut bacteria that could fight harmful inflammation — a major discovery for patients suffering from Crohn’s disease, research indicates. Crohn’s disease, a type of inflammatory bowel syndrome, causes debilitating intestinal swelling, cramping, and diarrhea. The disease affects half a million people in the United States, but its cause is yet unclear. Continue reading High fat diet reduces gut bacteria, Crohn's disease symptoms

Teen's amazing transformation from 'chunk to hunk' as he sheds more than 12 stone

Teen's amazing transformation from 'chunk to hunk' as he sheds more than 12 stone

A teenage student has lost almost half his body weight and is now unrecognisable muscle-bound gym boy. Student Ilija Rajkovcevic said he could not … Continue reading Teen's amazing transformation from 'chunk to hunk' as he sheds more than 12 stone