Tag: obesity

Why You Should Stop Counting Calories and Start Counting Chemicals

Why You Should Stop Counting Calories and Start Counting Chemicals

July 16, 2014 | by

While everyone wants to count calories to lose weight, too many individuals overlook an important aspect to keeping fit and vital – toxic chemical overload.

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Tomatoes Found to Help Maintain Weight, Prevent Breast Cancer

Tomatoes Found to Help Maintain Weight, Prevent Breast Cancer

June 24, 2014 | by

Thanks to various nutrients, and phytochemicals such as lycopene, a diet rich in tomatoes may be able to reduce a woman’s risk of developing breast cancer.

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Extensive Review Highlights Turmeric’s Ability to Help Treat 18+ Diseases

Extensive Review Highlights Turmeric’s Ability to Help Treat 18+ Diseases

June 15, 2014 | by

An extensive review compiled the ‘best research’ on turmeric and outlined the proven benefits of this ancient spice. Turmeric is truly a miraculous healer.

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Could the Plastic Chemical BPA be Making People Obese?

Could the Plastic Chemical BPA be Making People Obese?

May 13, 2014 | by

Research suggests that the presence of bisphenol-A, a toxin found in plastic drink and food containers, could be contributing to the obesity phenomena.

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Compound in Tangerines Protects Against Obesity, Atherosclerosis, and More

Compound in Tangerines Protects Against Obesity, Atherosclerosis, and More

April 30, 2014 | by

Did you know that a compound in tangerines known as nobiletin can help reduce the risk of obesity, type 2 diabetes, and even atherosclerosis?

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Can Coconut Oil Help You Lose Weight?

Can Coconut Oil Help You Lose Weight?

April 25, 2014 | by

A notable study published in the journal Lipids found that coconut oil could promote weight loss while helping individuals improve cholesterol levels .

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Is the “Honey Diet” a Safe and Realistic Weight Loss Option?

Is the “Honey Diet” a Safe and Realistic Weight Loss Option?

March 18, 2014 | by

Does the honey diet work for weight loss? The Honey Diet is one of the latest fad programs that has even natural foodies interested.

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New Rules Would Limit Predatory Junk Food Makers in Schools

New Rules Would Limit Predatory Junk Food Makers in Schools

March 2, 2014 | by

The USDA and the White House announced new rules that would limit the amount of marketing for unhealthy foods that children are exposed to in school.

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California Lawmakers Propose Soft Drink Warning Labels, Industry Pushes Back

California Lawmakers Propose Soft Drink Warning Labels, Industry Pushes Back

February 15, 2014 | by

California is in the cross-hairs of soda and sugary beverage makers as legislation that would require health warnings on sugary drinks is proposed.

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8 Foods that Speed Up Ageing While Promoting Sickness

8 Foods that Speed Up Ageing While Promoting Sickness

January 22, 2014 | by

If you don’t shift to a healthier diet now, you will probably regret it later. Here are 8 foods you should avoid to age gracefully and avoid sickness.

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