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Lazy weekends promote body fat: Study

By: Emily Lunardo | Sunday, March 06, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Lazy weekends promote body fat

Many of us wind down when it comes to the weekends as a well-deserved break, but new research has found that taking part in lazy weekends may actually contribute to greater body fat. In fact, researchers suggest that being a… Read More

Age Related Obesity: Brown Fat Fights Belly Fat

By: Bel Marra Health | Tuesday, January 28, 2014 - 11:00 AM
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Let’s face it, body fat has a bad reputation – something we fret about constantly and try to burn away with regular exercise. Well, here’s something to consider as you try to keep your New Year’s resolution of losing weight: When… Read More

Your Belly Fat Could Lead to Heart Disease

By: Bel Marra Health | Monday, July 22, 2013 - 02:37 PM
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Obesity is a significant issue in today’s society, with approximately 35 percent of the global population being overweight and 11 percent being obese, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).  The problem  has become so significant that obesity is now… Read More

Could Your Fat Tissue Save A Life?

By: Bel Marra Health | Wednesday, July 03, 2013 - 09:34 AM
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If you’ve ever considered liposuction to remove excess fat tissue, you may be shocked to discover that you could potentially be saving a life.  Researchers at UCLA made an incredible – albeit, accidental – discovery about fat tissue, after examining… Read More

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