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Gene mutation makes Labs the hungriest dogs

If your vet keeps giving you dirty looks because your Labrador is fat, don’t blame yourself: British scientists have found that many Labs have a gene mutation that makes them extra-hungry. 224 more words


Why Labradors Often Get Fat

TUESDAY, May 3, 2016 (HealthDay News) — One of America’s favorite dog breeds, the Labrador retriever, has a genetic variant that seems to make them more likely to gain weight, a new study suggests. 434 more words

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Sunday’s USA Today crossword features shades of blue. Appropriate, because I am feeling cobalt, indigo, azure, sky, baby, teal and several others since going back to… 709 more words

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Pure, White and Deadly

Have you recently finished watching the Bourne series for the third time and are also completely up to date with Game of Thrones?

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Cambridgeshire's obesity crisis

An official report published for 2014/15 has revealed that obesity is becoming an increasing problem in Cambridgeshire

The Annual Public Health report revealed that nearly two thirds of Cambridgeshire’s population is estimated to be overweight or obese, with this being slightly higher for women than men. 330 more words


Exercise is essential, but you can also burn more calories at rest by watching what and when you eat.

1 Don’t Skip Breakfast

The morning meal jump starts your metabolism and helps to prevent bingeing later in the day. 380 more words


Health and Nutrition: Keep it Whole

I had an interesting conversation with a locksmith as he fixed one of the locks at my dad’s house recently. He was a very friendly, nice man and when he asked me what I do, we got into a conversation about health and nutrition. 619 more words

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