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Dealing with Belly Fat?

Confused about LDL, HDL, and heart disease risk factors?   Check out this excellent explanation of lipoprotein biochemistry and why we should be concerned more about central obesity than obesity in general. 69 more words



Weekends of summer are for chilling with friends or family, no more elaborate cooking or spending hours in the kitchen. Every one wants to be relaxed and have fun, Ice lolly or Popsicles are super cool summer treats. 152 more words


Peaches, plums, nectarines give obesity, diabetes slim chance

29 JUN 2012

COLLEGE STATION – Peaches, plums and nectarines have bioactive compounds that can potentially fight-off obesity-related diabetes and cardiovascular disease, according to new studies by Texas AgriLife Research. 462 more words

General Diet

Statins shown to cause fatigue

15 JUN 2012

In a study of more than 1,000 adults, researchers at the University of California, San Diego, found that individuals taking cholesterol-lowering statin drugs are more likely than non-users to experience decreased energy, fatigue upon exertion, or both. 538 more words

Lethal Or Unintended Side Effects

Eating probiotics regularly may improve your blood pressure

Public Release: 21-Jul-2014

Eating probiotics regularly may improve your blood pressure

American Heart Association Rapid Access Journal Report

Eating probiotics regularly may modestly improve your blood pressure, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal… 529 more words

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Beyond apples: A serving a day of dark chocolate might keep the doctor away

04 May 2014

San Diego, CA— Chocolate, considered by some to be the “food of the gods,” has been part of the human diet for at least 4,000 years; its origin thought to be in the region surrounding the Amazon basin. 518 more words

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What Do All These Test Results Mean, Really?

Okay, so I wanted to go over my test results in a more detailed manner, explaining what they all mean.

To recap, thus far my test results say that I have… 321 more words