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Brain chemical NPGL controls appetite and body fat composition: Beneficial for our ancestors; potential cause of obesity pandemic

Brain chemical NPGL controls appetite and body fat composition: Beneficial for our ancestors; potential cause of obesity pandemic

NPGL, a recently discovered protein involved in brain signalling, has been found to increase fat storage by the body ” even when on a low-calorie diet. Continue reading Brain chemical NPGL controls appetite and body fat composition: Beneficial for our ancestors; potential cause of obesity pandemic

Increased endometrial cancer rates found in women with high levels of cadmium

Increased endometrial cancer rates found in women with high levels of cadmium

Through a five-year observational study, researchers found that women with increased levels of cadmium — a metal commonly found in foods such as kidneys, liver and shellfish as well as tobacco — also had an increased risk of endometrial cancer. It’s an observation the researchers hope could lead to new treatments or interventions to prevent the fourth most common cancer in women. Continue reading Increased endometrial cancer rates found in women with high levels of cadmium

Peter Andre loses 13lbs without dieting in a mission to get in to top shape for his 2018 calendar

Peter Andre loses 13lbs without dieting in a mission to get in to top shape for his 2018 calendar

I haven't dieted ” you know me, I'm not a big fan of diets ” but I've been running an hour a day, six days a week. That's like seven or eight kilometres a … Continue reading Peter Andre loses 13lbs without dieting in a mission to get in to top shape for his 2018 calendar