DIACYLGLYCEROL DIGLYCERIDE COOKING OIL REDUCES OBESITY Diacylglycerols also known as diglycerides are dietary fatty acids that are found, in small concentrations, in many vegetable-based cooking oils,...
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zafgen, Inc., a pharmaceutical company pioneering novel obesity therapeutics to help the body regain and sustain a lean, healthy state by targeting imbalances in fat metabolism, today announced that the company will be p
Not Chris Christie, but close. In 2004, my friend Paul Campos wrote a book called The Obesity Myth . In it, he argued that claims about the health dangers of obesity by public authorities are overblown — that eating healthy food and exercise matter, but
The CDC has awarded the University of Houston department of health and human performance $4.25 million to create an innovative evaluation method that will examine and compare three comprehensive childhood obesity programs.
A new effort to address childhood obesity using successful elements of both primary care and public health was launched today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). A four-year Childhood Obesity Demonstration Project, supported by $25 mi