All Discussions Tagged 'obesity' (8)

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Fish oil diet promotes lean-enhancing gut bacteria

Fish oil-diet benefits may be mediated by gut microbes ... saturated lipids in lard affect gut microbial composition to promote obesity and…

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

1 Aug 30
Reply by Randall Smith

Obesogenic Pollutants

Level of pollutants accumulated in the body linked to obesity levels Pollutants such as pesticides and PCBs make us fat by increasing the n…

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

0 Mar 1

Emulsifiers in food cause IBS, insulin resistance and obesity

Polysorbate 80 and carboxymethylcellulsose, two common emulsifiers used to improve processed foods texture and improve shelf life, are the…

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

1 Feb 25
Reply by Regina Goodwin

Flame retardants cause obesity

Flame retardants from electronics and household furnishings cause metabolic and liver problems, leading to insulin resistance and obesity.…

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

0 Feb 19

You might be fat because your grandma's pesticide exposure

Pesticide linked to three generations of disease: Methoxychlor causes epigenetic changes Methoxychlor , also called Chemform, Methoxo, Meto…

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

0 Jul 25, 2014

White bread linked to obesity

White Bread Linked to High Obesity Risk You'd better switch to hearty whole grain bread, if you must eat bread. New research from the Unive…

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

1 May 31, 2014
Reply by Luara

Osteoarthritis and obesity

Weight Loss May Prevent, Treat Osteoarthritis in Obese Patients ... obesity actually may trigger the biomechanical and inflammatory changes…

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

2 Mar 11, 2013
Reply by Luara

Another obesity cause -tributyltin

Pregnant women should not paint boats or drink water that touched PVC! Exposing pregnant mice to low doses of the chemical tributyltin -- w…

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

0 Jan 16, 2013


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