Dieting By Reducing Calories Intake, Stimulates Appetite While Your Brain Magnifies Food Cravings Into An Obsession

Scientific evidence confronts dieters, reducing calories alters your metabolism and brain, so your body hoards fat and your mind magnifies food cravings into an obsession.

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New Way Of Calculating Calories & Weight Loss Would Revolutionize People Tackle Obesity

Obesity rates have doubled worldwide in the past 30 years, coinciding with a growing food surplus, and the ensuing epidemic has sparked a multibillion dollar weight loss industry that has largely failed to curb the problem.

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Researchers Induce Obesity To Primates, Aim To Treat Condition Of Obese Humans

A group of researchers is using the monkeys to compare gastric bypass surgery with weight loss from forced dieting.

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Better Alternative To BMI For Obesity Scale Suggested

A new measure, called the Body Adiposity Index, or BAI, relies on height and hip measurements, and it is meant to offer a more flexible alternative to body mass index, or BMI, a ratio of height and weight, U.S. researchers said.

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