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Study finds 90 percent of American men overfat

New research shows that the overfat pandemic is alarmingly prevalent in developed countries where up to 90 percent of adult males and 50 percent children may suffer from this condition. 565 more words


Identifying the Risk Factors - Part 3 (Originally Posted 4/4/15)

The final study I want to highlight is the Interheart Study, led by Dr. Salim Yusef of Canada.  Yusef had a concern that previous studies had focused too much on individuals in developed countries and that while we were seeing decreases in CVD (cardiovascular disease) over time in most developed countries, the prevalence of CVD continued to increase world wide. 287 more words


Fasting Diet Can 'Regenerates Diabetic Pancreas'.

From The BBC.com.com

Fasting diet ‘regenerates diabetic pancreas’

By James Gallagher; Health and science reporter, BBC News website

The pancreas can be triggered to regenerate itself through a type of fasting diet, say US researchers. 639 more words