Researchers at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have found a brain hormone that triggers fat burning in the gut. They believe that their findings in animal models could have implications for future pharmaceutical development.
A Lincoln based therapist, Kimberley Hopkins has been using conference calls as a method to guide obese women. She has been monitoring a group of ten women to help them lose weight and all through call conferencing.
Actor Brad Pitt has lost a lot of weight and this has surprised his fans. The actor, who had appeared on the Globes award, which was his first on stage appearance after divorce battle, had stunned everyone with his slim look.
Researchers have found that diet-induced obesity alters the functioning of our brain, which suppresses our natural instinct to move around or exercise. The study found that the dopamine receptor in the brain of the mice fed on the high-fat chow fell considerably, and they adopted more sedentary habits than their peers.