Over the past few years, governments across the globe have been fixated on lowering cholesterol levels in order to reduce the occurrence of heart disease. Butter and cheese have long been avoided in a healthy diet, as they contain high amounts of saturated fats and calories. But recent research now flies in the face of all that – now scientists say that butter and cheese may be heart health foods after all, and that including them in your diet could …Read more
Most people think of excess weight and extra body fat as a sign of being unhealthy. The connection between obesity and a wide range of health disorders has long been documented and researched, and it has become common knowledge that excess body fat can lead to all manner of health issues . Often, doctors assume that they can take one look at a patient and see why they are experiencing health problems, because the patient is visibly overweight.
But there …Read more
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 officially labeled as a disease. There are many health risks associated with excessive weight, with at least 2.8 million fatalities in adults around the world each year because of complications related to excess weight. New research published in the Journal …Read more
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 the (normally discarded) remains of several liposuction surgeries. It turns out that fat tissue contains a precious and life-saving gem – stem cells, infant cells that are increasingly being used in the medical community to reverse serious degenerative diseases. But …Read more