UTMB study identifies women at risk of gaining excessive weight with injectable birth control
... Galveston have identified women who are likely to gain
weight while using depot medroxyprogesterone ... dispel the myth that all women who use DMPA will gain
weight and will help physicians to counsel ... or no weight, the early gainers averaged weight gain
of 24 pounds over three years.
Study suggests obese women should not gain weight
... had recommended that overweight women should gain
about 15 pounds during pregnancy.
The current ... food diary (study group). The average weight gain
in the control group was 31 pounds, compared to ... York Medical College. "To say that they should gain
even more weight is counter-intuitive, and our ...
New guidelines to fight obesity in pregnancy issued
... for the amount of weight a woman should gain
during pregnancy. While the guidelines for ... range of weight gain. Those women should only gain
between 11 and 20 pounds during pregnancy.
... rates for the amount of weight a woman should gain
in the second and third trimesters of pregnancy ...
Report updates guidelines on how much weight women should gain during pregnancy
... evidence indicates that how much weight women gain
during pregnancy and their starting weight at ... The report recommends new pregnancy weight gain
guidelines for American women that aim to balance ... for their height (BMI of 18.5 to 24.9) should gain
25 to 35 pounds during pregnancy, the new ...
Does mom know when enough is enough?
... of characteristics that predicted infant weight gain
from birth to 3 months were included in the ... mass index (BMI) before pregnancy, and weight gain
during pregnancy. For the 3 to 6 month period, birth weight, maternal BMI, infant weight gain
from birth to 3 months, infant ...
Genetic risk factors identified for sudden cardiac death
... the pathogenesic mechanisms of the disease and gain
perspectives for early diagnosis and therapy. The ... clinical partners through these studies is to gain
further insights into pathogenetic mechanisms and thus gain
perspectives for improved risk prediction and ...
Gladstone scientists reveal key enzyme in fat absorption
"Because mice that lack this enzyme do not gain
weight on a high-fat diet, it is an intriguing target for future interventions to prevent weight gain
and the problems associated with that extra ... contribute to the propensity of some people to gain
weight from diets rich in fat," said Eric Yen, ...
Gaining too much weight during pregnancy nearly doubles risk of having a heavy baby
... that weighs 9 pounds or more.
"Too many women gain
too much weight during pregnancy. This extra ... and recently have learned how maternal weight gain
affects the birth weight, this is the first study to determine that women who gain
excessive weight are even more likely to have ...
Research shows that the pill does not deserve its reputation for causing weight gain
... website informedhealthonline.org .
from the Pill not proven
Hormonal methods of ... women using the Pill, however, were both weight gain
and weight loss. According to the Institute's ... weight gain," says Professor Sawicki. "Many women gain
some weight as they get older, whether or not ...
Fructose sets table for weight gain without warning
... being leptin resistant can lead to rapid weight gain
on a high-fat, high-calorie diet, this is the ... leptin resistance exacerbates weight gain
in response to subsequent high-fat feeding," was ... Leptin resistance is associated with weight gain
and obesity in the face of a high-fat, ...
New study indicates link between weight gains during pregnancy and dieting history
... attention on determinants of inadequate weight gain
during pregnancy. However, with the rising ... a focus on the determinants of excessive weight gain
Over 1200 women participated ... Institute of Medicine suggests that women should gain
28 to 40 lbs, 25 to 35 lbs, 15 to 25 lbs and at ...
News from the October 2008 Journal of the American Dietetic Association
Dietary Restraint and Gestational Weight gain
Women who diet "habitually" prior to becoming pregnant tend to gain
more weight during pregnancy and "regard ... note that excessive gestational weight gain
"is of concern because of its association with ...
Pores open the door to death
... are two possible ways in which the granzymes gain
entry into the cells under attack. Despite more ... its suicide program. But how do the granzymes gain
entry into the cell to begin with?
This is a ... for over twenty years. Granzymes were believed to gain
entry into a cell either via pores or by membrane ...
Risks and benefits of antipsychotics in children and adolescents
... In the first study directly comparing weight gain
and other metabolic and hormonal risk factors ... antipsychotic exposure showing significant weight gain
(Fraguas et al., in press). The number of ... group in early-onset psychosis patients, weight gain
was also greater with olanzapine than with ...
Highlights from the June 2008 Journal of the American Dietetic Association
The "Freshman 15," the notion that students gain
15 pounds during their first year of college, may ... first-year female students, the average weight gain
was 5.29 pounds.
While the students reported ... over a period of just six to seven monthsWeight gain
at this rate over an extended period of time ...
Too much or too little weight gain poses risks to pregnant mothers, babies
... CHAPEL HILL Women who gain
more or less than recommended amounts of weight ... short- and long-term effects of maternal weight gain
on pregnancy, mothers, fetuses, and children. The ... a strong association between high maternal weight gain
and increased fetal growth and infant birth ...
Fabled 'Freshman 15' pound gain more often only 5, report researchers
... The freshman 15 - the rapid weight gain
believed to afflict many new college students ... of obesity in the nation - reports an average gain
of only 1.9 pounds during the first semester, ... gaining slightly more than men, and an average gain
of only 4.8 pounds for the entire freshman year ...
Lipoic acid could reduce atherosclerosis, weight gain
... and reduce blood vessel inflammation and weight gain
all key issues for addressing cardiovascular ... rate and enhanced activity levels.
and obesity is a major risk factor for ... may be a promising approach to prevent weight gain
and to lower cardiovascular disease risk in ...
Surprise -- cholesterol may actually pose benefits, study shows
... cholesterol levels can actually reduce muscle gain
with exercising. Lead investigator Steven ... appeared to have contributed to greater muscle gain
in the participants, Riechman said.
One possible ... participating in the study showed lower muscle gain
totals than those who were not.
Needless to say, ...
Study of sugars on cell surface identifies key factor in flu infection
... in birds would have to change in order to gain
a foothold in human populations.
The H5N1 ... in Cambridge, refines this notion: The virus can gain
access only through a subset of the sugar ... which different molecules enter. For a virus to gain
access to a cell, proteins on the viruss surface ...
Weight gain between first and second pregnancies associated with increased odds of male second child
... Their study found the opposite--maternal weight gain
seemed to favor the birth of boys.
The study ...
The data suggest that interpregnancy weight gain
appears related to a slight increase in the ... authors are careful to note that women should not gain
weight to try to influence the sex of their baby. ...
Results of national assessment of first responder location systems to be announced Aug. 3
... the position location research, user, and development communities can gain
a comprehensive overview of the state of the field and discuss future ... not included.
"The real goal of the national assessment was for DHS to gain
valuable insight into which technologies and techniques hold the most ...
Nitrogen research shows how some plants invade, take over others
... important new information on how plants can change "nitrogen cycling" to gain
nitrogen and how this allows plant species to invade and take over native ... but have been uncertain about which mechanism allows invasive species to gain
Over seven years' study at the Cedar Creek Ecosystem ...
3 to 6 months to lose weight gained in pregnancy is normal
... analysed recent evidence and new US national guidelines on weight gain
in pregnancy, and the message is clear: women who have become overweight ... based on the latest evidence and guidelines about healthy weight gain
during pregnancy. The Institute's website, www.informedhealthonline.org , ...
Fatty foods -- not empty stomach -- fire up hunger hormone
... normal mice.
"When exposed to certain fatty foods, mice with more GOAT gain
more fat," says Tschp. "Mice without GOAT gain
less fat since their brain does not receive the 'fats are here, store ...
As good as it gets: Octogenarian muscles don't get stronger with exercise
... the researchers found that the muscles of octogenarian men also failed to gain
strength with the exercise program. Together, the studies show that the ... the physiological basis for why the muscles of octogenarians do not gain
strength with resistance exercise.
His team may be able to build on two ...
News from the February 2009 Journal of the American Dietetic Association
... from 516 print articles in May 2006 to 1,138 in May 2007.
Despite this gain
in consumer awareness, the study found that only 21 percent of respondents ... Dietary Patterns for African American Men And Women
College Weight gain
and Behavior Transitions: Male and Female Differences
U.S. Adolescents ...
Entrust Announces Financial Results for Fourth-Quarter and Fiscal 2008
... 49 144 371 688
Foreign exchange gain
49 (313) 205 (331)
on sale of long-term
strategic investments - ...
Eating less may not extend life
... Sohal said. "It's as simple as that. And how do you know that? By gain
or loss of weight.
"The whole thing is very commonsensical."
For ... of longevity") found that caloric restriction works best in mice that gain
weight rapidly in early adulthood, Sohal said.
Studies of caloric ...
Athletes not spared from health risks of metabolic syndrome
... COLUMBUS, Ohio College-age football players who gain
weight to add power to their blocks and tackles might also be setting ... these athletes want to be big, but they can't assume all their weight gain
is lean mass just because they're lifting weights and taking protein ...
NYU scientists discover dangerous new method for bacterial toxin transfer
... genes to vastly different bacterial species.
Microbes have been known to gain
antibiotic resistance through the transfer of plasmids, extra-chromosomal ... raising new questions about the ease with which unrelated microbes might gain
some of the more notorious S. aureus toxins. Since bacteriophages are ...
Who are you kidding?
... or obese status, these women may be less likely to follow pregnancy weight gain
guidelines. Herring said, "As excessive gestational weight gain
increases the risk of poor maternal and child outcomes, including higher ...
New tool could unpick complex cancer causes and help sociologists mine Facebook
An approach called "graphical models" can be used by researchers to gain
an understanding of a range of systems with multiple interacting factors. ... of useful anonymised data from social networking sites such as Facebook to gain
significant new understandings of large scale interactions and ...
A spoonful of sugar?
... in girls with diabetes who worry that their insulin will cause them to gain
In addition to this, there may be other barriers such as ... they are prescribed.
"A very important element of the study is to gain
views from a number of different perspectives i.e from parents/carers, ...
Synaptics Reports Record Results for First Quarter of Fiscal 2009
... Interest expense (449) (475) gain
on settlement of debt - 2,689 ... $13,959 $11,262 Non-GAAP adjustments: gain
on settlement of debt, net of tax ...
Army can boost mission success by better managing
... managing environmental issues during deployments, U.S. Army units can gain
tactical and strategic advantages that will help in combat and ... of environmental improvements (especially sewage, water and trash) to gain
support of the local population.
U.S. experience in Iraq suggests that ...
Iowa State wins $18.5M grant to create NSF Center for Biorenewable Chemicals
... biorenewable chemicals. Through international partnerships students will gain
experience working in teams with faculty and students from other cultures. They will gain
exposure to entrepreneurship and innovation through partnerships with ...
Thumbs up -- a tiny ancestral remnant lends developmental edge to humans
... that the human sequence enhances gene expression in limb and braina gain
The next question that they asked was if the human ... human aspects of digit and limb patterning," Rubin said. "We suspect the gain
of function in HACNS1 may have influenced the evolution of these or other ...
New master switch found in the brain that regulates appetite and reproduction
... TORC1 looked fine at birth, but at about eight weeks, they began to gain
weight and became persistently obese in adulthood, with two to three times ... the normal two, one from each parent), fertility is restored but the mice gain
more weight than normal mice. "This suggests that half of the dose of TORC ...
Gene's newly explained effect on height may change tumor disorder treatment
... these mice were significantly smaller than normal and failed to grow and gain
weight after birth.
Balazs Hegedus, Ph.D., a postdoctoral researcher ... effects on cAMP levels.
"What we've learned also may help us gain
insight into other disease processes," Gutmann notes. "There are a number ...