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‘Spare Tire’ Worse for Heart than ‘Love Handles,’ Study Finds

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If you’re carrying extra weight, it’s better to have “love handles” than a “spare tire.”

That’s the take-home message of a new study that shows belly fat is worse for your heart than flab elsewhere.1 A lot worse.

Researchers collected data on 1,106 men and women whose average age was 45. Scientists measured subcutaneous adipose fat. This is fat just under the skin.

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Eating Seafood Once a Week Boosts Memory, Study Finds

In All Health Watch, Cognitive Health, Diet and Nutrition, Featured Article, Nootropics and Brain Support, Weight Loss by INH Research0 Comments

For centuries, fish has been known as “brain food.” Now, an ongoing research project shows there is a scientific basis for this folklore.

Scientists at Rush University in Chicago have been studying the effects of seafood on the brain for over a decade. As part of the Rush Memory and Aging Project, they have been closely tracking 915 seniors since 1997.

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5 Hidden Sources of High-Fructose Corn Syrup

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High-fructose corn syrup (HFCS) is one of the worst things you can put in your body.

Studies show it is linked to some of the world’s deadliest diseases.1

Why is HFCS so lethal? Unlike other sugars, HFCS is metabolized almost entirely in the liver. And when you drink a soda or eat something full of HFCS, your liver is overwhelmed.

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Why You Should Never Eat in Front of the TV

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Eating dinner in front of the TV is a nightly ritual for many people. But a new study shows that it may damage your health.

Researchers found it can be bad for you even if you only have it on the background.1

University of Minnesota scientists examined videos of 120 families eating dinner. The researchers noted whether the TV was on and analyzed the health of the meals.

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Dr. Eliaz: Simple Diet Fixes for Lasting Energy

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Food has many contexts: pleasure, medicine, comfort, sustenance. But perhaps most important of all, food is energy. And healthy digestion is central to converting food into long-lasting energy our cells can use.

Quite often, the same foods that expand our waistlines also sabotage our cellular energy metabolism.

In my last article, I revealed how to get your digestion on the “right tract” with supplements.

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One Soda a Day Doubles Diabetes Risk… Even If It’s Diet

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It’s well established that drinking sugary soda can lead to obesity, diabetes, and many other health problems. But many people think they are protecting themselves by opting for zero-calorie diet soda instead.

We’ve said for years that diet sodas aren’t any healthier for you. And now, a new study confirms what we’ve known all along…

Drinking the equivalent of just over one can of soda a day more than doubles the risk of type 2 diabetes, according to Swedish researchers.

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