Researchers report bile acids play a key role in providing positive metabolic effects after weight loss surgery. The study also suggest the intestinal microbiome participates in post surgical improvements following gastric bypass. The findings could help develop new treatments for diabetes and obesity, researchers report.
A non invasive brain scan may help doctors predict who will be successful in their weight loss efforts, a new study reports.
A new study reports some drugs commonly prescribed to help treat dementia patients can cause significant weight loss and increase mortality.
New research provides additional insight into how the brain regulates body fat and could help provide more effective methods of weight loss.
Eating late, or at inappropriate times might have a significant impact on both weight and normal sleep-wake patterns, a new study published in Cell Metabolism reports.
Researchers report the most effective way to reduce internal, visceral fat is to exercise.
The direction of appetite change associated with depression was linked to specific changes in the brain's reward system.
Researchers have found a direct connection between flavan 3-ols consumption and fat browning by activation in the sympathetic nervous system. The findings could help in the development of new treatments for obesity-related disorders.
Eating your largest meal at breakfast time may help decrease appetite for the rest of the day but it does not affect the way in which the body metabolizes calories in a different way to any other meal.
A new study adds to growing evidence that altering diet and lifestyle could help to improve symptoms of depression. The study reports, making simple dietary changes, such as eating more nutrient dense meals and cutting back on refined sugars, can help to reduce symptoms associated with anxiety and depression.