Greener Neighborhoods Mean Slimmer Children
Trees, parks get inner city kids moving, study finds
FRIDAY, Nov. 14 (HealthDay News) - Greener neighborhoods, with lots of trees, help inner city kids keep excess pounds at bay, according to a U.S. study.
"Previous work, including our own, has provided snapshots in time, and shown ...
Jolies Slimmer Arms Shows Her Prominent Veins
The prominent veins on the arms of the very slimmed down actress Angelina Jolies makes her veins stand out on her very skinny arms.
The skinny and veiny appearance of the arms forced an American magazine to doctor her photograph before publishing it.
According to the New York Post...
Slim chances of women getting slimmer with age when on refined food.
A recent study has confirmed that women who thrive on a diet which is rich in helpings of white bread, sugary syrups and pastries and the like //which is highly refined energy food gain more weight and flab around their midriff than women who conscientiously take a diet rich in fiber and complex ...
Walking, Biking to Work Pays Off
... Active commuters are slimmer
and fitter, study finds
TUESDAY, July 14 (HealthDay News) -- People who walk or cycle to work have fewer risk factors for heart disease, a...
Image Sensors 2009 Conference & Exhibit - Call for Presentations
...surveillance, broadcasting, medical equipment, machine vision, and automobile), key challenges in pixel size, depth of field and resolution, achieving slimmer
packaging and especially on bringing together the various and traditionally independent disciplines involved with image sensors
Additional topic i...
Little Cigar Consumption on the Rise, While Cigarette Use Declines
...en the most loyal traditional cigarette smoker may begin to use little cigars or cigarillos to save money.
Cigarillos are longer, slimmer
versions of a large cigar and are currently available in a variety of flavors, including apple, cream and wine, which may be more appealing to youth. ...
Excess Weight Ups Risk of Death, No Matter Where It Collects
...creased risk of death compared to normal weight men. And women with a BMI between 30 and 35 had a 17 percent increased risk of death compared to their slimmer
counterparts, Pischon said.
When the researchers factored in abdominal fat, they found that men with the largest waist circumference had more than ...
News briefs from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons
...er complication rates. The authors of this study, however, found it to be as safe to perform large-volume breast reductions in morbidly obese women as slimmer
patients. (Study title: Breast Reduction: Safe in the Morbidly Obese?)
Post-Bariatric Patients' Nutritional Deficiency: Concerns for Plastic Sur...
BodyMedia Releases New & Improved SenseWear(R) WMS Armband
... PITTSBURGH, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- BodyMedia, Inc., announced the
release of a new slimmer
and more streamlined SenseWear(R) armband to it's
weight loss market.
The new armband is 40% smaller than the previous model and weighs only
AUDIO from Medialink and Apple Products Research and Education Council: New Research -- Adults Who Eat Apples, Apple Juice Have Healthier Diets and Lower Risk for Metabolic Syndrome
... NEW YORK, April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- slimmer
waists. Healthier blood
pressure. Less risk for diabetes and heart disease. These all are on the
wish list for most adults. Here's more on one popular...
Physical activity may not be key to obesity epidemic
...ural Nigeria. On average, the Chicago women weighed 184 pounds and the Nigerian women weighed 127 pounds.
Researchers had expected to find that the slimmer
Nigerian women would be more physically active. To their surprise, they found no significant difference between the two groups in the amount of calori...
'Bad carbs' not the enemy, University of Virginia professor finds
Gaesser, author of Its the Calories, Not the Carbs and other books, found that diets high in carbohydrates are almost universally associated with slimmer
bodies. More importantly, Gaesser found that consuming lots of high-glycemic foods is not associated with higher body weights. In fact, several large ...