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Oct 17, 2014 09:30 AM ET // Clare Pain, ABC Science Online
Eating a high-fat and high-carb diet resulted in inflammation in the brain -- at least in male mice.
Oct 7, 2014 06:01 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Weight discrimination, while serious, is rarer than most people assume, new research suggests. Continue reading →
Aug 4, 2014 07:55 AM ET
A small study recently took a look at how temperature affects metabolism when we're sleeping. Is cranking up the AC the key to fat-burning?
Jun 17, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
For a country supposedly obsessed with dieting and thinness, most Americans say they're neither overweight nor trying to lose weight. Continue reading →
May 8, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Hefty polar bears, which love to sink their teeth into greasy blobs of fat, could hold the key to avoiding heart disease. Continue reading →
Mar 17, 2014 09:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Gator fat turns out to be great for making biodiesel. Continue reading →
Feb 25, 2014 06:21 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Most parents underestimate their children's weight, and half of parents did not recognize that their children were overweight or obese, research shows. Continue reading →
Jan 6, 2014 12:50 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Scientists made an edible gel that tricks you into feeling more full. Continue reading →
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