Tag archive for ‘obese’
Jewish Business News On Thursday, August 4th, 2016

At middle-age Brains of overweight people are ‘ten years older’

From middle-age, the brains of overweight people display differences in white matter similar to those in lean people ten years younger, according to new research led by the University of Cambridge. White More...

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Jewish Business News On Friday, December 11th, 2015

Out of every 100 people in your country, how many do you think are overweight?

Out of every 100 people in your country, how many do you think are overweight? When Ipsos MORI posed this question to respondents recently, the majority of them significantly underestimated the prevalence More...

S.M. Lightening On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Amar’e Stoudemire’s Wine Bath Will Make You 7 Feet Tall and You’ll Live Forever

New York Knicks forward Amar’e Stoudemire (Jewish on Mom’s side, which is the real thing) is bathing in wine, a lot. Last Wednesday, he posted a photo on his Instagram account (see here) where More...

Jewish Business News On Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

An Apple A Day Keeps Obesity Away

Scientists at Washington State University have concluded that non-digestible compounds in apples – specifically, Granny Smith apples – may help prevent disorders associated with obesity. The study, thought More...

Jewish Business News On Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

Largest Ever Study of Awareness Under Anesthesia Points Risks & Consequences

Accidental awareness is one of the most feared complications of general anesthesia for both patients and anesthetists. Patients report this failure of general anesthesia in approximately 1 in every 19, 000 More...

Lily Bethlehem On Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

Widower Awarded $6 million from Three Airlines that Declared his Wife Too Fat to Fly

Vilma and Janos Soltesz left New York for a vacation in Hungary which was going quite well, until the 407 pound 56 year old Vilma fell ill. The obese woman was wheelchair bound, had an amputated leg and More...

Jewish Business News On Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

Study: Aspirin May Slow Breast Cancer Recurrence

– New findings published today in the journal Cancer Research reveal that some postmenopausal overweight breast cancer patients who use common anti-inflammatory drugs like aspirin or ibuprofen have significantly More...

Jewish Business News On Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Hydrogel capsule, Gelesis100, reduces weight in overweight and obese subjects

–   – A new “smart pill” called Gelesis100 safely leads to greater weight loss in overweight and obese individuals compared with those who receive an active comparator/placebo capsule, More...

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New research: How to eat cake and still lose weight

– A high-calorie breakfast protects against diabetes, hypertension, and cardiovascular problems, says TAU researcher – Illustration / Getty – Whether you hope to lose weight or just More...

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