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Hormones and Metabolism (INACTIVE)

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  • Lost weight then gained it back? Maybe we can blame it on our hormones

    Lost weight then gained it back? Maybe we can blame it on our hormones
    Chandler Tucker is like a lot of people--she dieted and then gained the weight back. She was getting geared up for spring break and went on an 800 calorie a day diet. She stuck with it for nearly a month. "It was easy,” Chandler said. “...
  • Virginia Beach psychologist links sleep habits to weight loss

     Virginia Beach psychologist links sleep habits to weight loss
    Sleep to lose weight. No wonder Michael Breus is popular. A Virginia Beach clinical psychologist board-certified in clinical sleep disorders, Breus regularly promotes the connection between sleep and health, and in particular metabolism. He has written...
  • What can Prader-Willi tell the rest of us?

    Discovering how to counter a chromosomal aberration that prompts the never-ending hunger of Prader-Willi syndrome might offer ammunition against obesity in the larger population, too. Science has learned much already since PWS was identified in 1956. Dr....
  • Hungry for relief

    Hungry for relief
    Greg Gaver is sitting at his family's dining room table in Granger, speaking congenially about his high hopes for his future, when his attention abruptly shifts and his head swivels toward his mother. “Can I have dinner?” the 21-year-old asks...
  • Researchers eye saliva for patient testing

    Researchers eye saliva for patient testing
    No one likes to get stuck with a needle. But it's the only way doctors can get blood to test for diabetes, anemia and numerous other health problems. Scientists at the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing say there is a much less invasive and...
  • Get the Skinny on Metabolism-Boosting Foods

    Get the Skinny on Metabolism-Boosting Foods
    These five foods are touted as metabolism boosters that make it easier to shed pounds, but do they really work? I've sifted through the research to give us the scoop about which really live up to the hype, and which are best filed under the category of...
  • National Garden Bureau: Reference this glossary of gardening terms for everyday use

    National Garden Bureau: Reference this glossary of gardening terms for everyday use
    How many times have you read a gardening article, looked at a website or catalog and wondered, "What does that mean?" Thanks to National Garden Bureau member Park Seed, we've excerpted their list of garden terms for your referral during the  garden...
  • Obese women at increased risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis

    Obese women at increased risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis
    Obese women may have an increased risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis — adding one more chronic illness to the list of ills brought on by extra pounds. Women with rheumatoid arthritis are already more prone to heart attacks than the general...
  • Understanding insulin resistance

     Understanding insulin resistance
    Though you may not be living with diabetes, your body could be battling against the hormone insulin. The condition, called insulin resistance, occurs when insulin can't effectively do its job. "People often don't realize that insulin resistance can...
  • Gaining Weight? Maybe it isn't your fault!

    Gaining Weight? Maybe it isn't your fault!
    American's are becoming extra-large and it's usually our fault: we eat too much then just sit around--but it wasn't Paula DeHavens fault. "My problem was my testosterone was pretty much gone,” Paula said. “I had double the amount of...
  • Sleep loss can damage your health

    Sleep loss can damage your health
    When you wake up in the morning, are you refreshed and ready to go, or groggy and grumpy? For many people, the second scenario is all too common. Numerous health conditions and medications can interfere with normal sleep - including prescription and...