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Does Fat Freezing Work? Two Experts Weigh In on CoolSculpting

Vogue.com - ‎7 hours ago‎
Blame it on bikini season or the forthcoming gala circuit, but recently, at dinner parties across the country, a topic has been on the tips of tongues: CoolSculpting.

Jessamyn Stanley Gets Really Real About Yoga Stereotypes and the Word "Fat"

Shape Magazine - ‎10 hours ago‎
Jessamyn Stanley [JS]: I use the word fat because frankly, there is way too much negativity built around it. It's something that's been turned into an equivalent for stupid and unhealthy, or like calling someone a dirty beast.

What I Hate The Most About My Fat Body

Huffington Post Canada - ‎14 hours ago‎
I've realized that, between the books about bodies my mom gave me when I started going through puberty and the current fat positive activism I find myself learning from daily, I have actually learned to love my body sometimes. I'm working towards the ...
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Navy commander sentenced to 6 years in prison in 'Fat Leonard' bribery scandal

Los Angeles Times - ‎7 hours ago‎
The highest ranking Navy officer charged in the sprawling “Fat Leonard” bribery and contracting fraud scheme was sentenced to more than six years in federal prison on Friday, the longest term handed down so far in the scandal.

Saturated Fat Is Bad

New York Times - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
Bring It” (Business Day, April 23) delves into an often misunderstood topic affecting the health of millions. Despite recent food trends, clear scientific evidence has shown that saturated fat can raise LDL (bad) cholesterol in the bloodstream, and ...

Do carbs really make you fat? Here, 3 experts give their very different views...

Daily Mail - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
Many people struggle to control their eating in the evenings because they have restricted carbohydrates during the day. But despite all the benefits of carbs, they will make you fat if eaten in large quantities. Carbohydrates provide us with energy ...

Fat Battery would add more juice to iPhone, but it requires third-party installation

Yahoo News - ‎8 hours ago‎
That's what Justin Leader thinks people want.</p> <p>Leader, CEO of Fat Battery, wants to double the thickness of your iPhone 6S through a “surgical modification,” while adding four times the battery power.

This Model Has a Powerful Message About the Word “Fat

Greatist - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
That's why we love this honest and powerful video from British model Olivia Campbell, in which she tells us exactly how we should think about the word fat: It's just a word. "It's something I couldn't change, but I tried to change because I was told to ...
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'Hot' and 'fat” S.A. women — talking heads strike again

mySanAntonio.com - ‎6 hours ago‎
TNT's “Inside the NBA” analyst, former San Antonian and recent Naismith Hall of Fame inductee Shaquille O'Neal has declared that unlike the “fat women of San Antonio” (per fellow analyst Charles Barkley), the San Antonio mayor is indeed “hot.” But it's ...

Researchers, nutritionists and celebrities are eating their words (and fat), and going back to butter

National Post - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
Perhaps the only thing more divisive than American politics is the politics of health food. For years, butter - chock-full of fat and calories - was the Donald Trump of the food pyramid: regulated to the fringes, inexplicably popular in the South and a ...

A decade on: Irish diet contains too much saturated fat, not enough fish oils

FoodNavigator.com - ‎15 hours ago‎
Current recommendations from the World Health Organisation have established total recommended fat intake to be 15–35% total energy.

High Fat Diets Can Increase Likelihood for Colon Cancer

MD Magazine - ‎11 hours ago‎
Researchers from the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Whitehead Institute, and MIT's Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research tested mice models fed high fat diets to determine whether there is a link between high fat, high calorie diets and the ...
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Food Additive Limonene Smooths The Texture Of Low-Fat Chocolate, Scientists Find

Medical Daily - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
Every chocolate lover knows a low-fat version of their favorite sweet is simply an abomination. Not only does it lack the right texture, it also doesn't melt the way it should.

Fitness Friday: BVTM fat blasts with intense workout at Aerofit

KBTX - ‎13 hours ago‎
"Alright we're going to start with ya'lls measurements," said Aerofit personal trainer Kendall McDonald. "Just weight and body fat composition, then we'll go out and do some circuit stuff." It was time to get back on the scale seeing that we're less ...

It's Time to Start Watching My Mad Fat Diary

Vulture - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
For three emotional, hilarious seasons, My Mad Fat Diary took British viewers inside the unfiltered mind of teenager Rae Earl.
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Maxine Peake: Victoria Wood told me I was fat

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
Maxine Peake has told how Victoria Wood helped boost her career by warning her being too “fat” might get her typecast. Peake, who rose to fame as Twinkle in Wood's Dinnerladies, said the late comedian told her: “You're fat, you're blond and you're ...

Dietland author Sarai Walker: 'London is the most fat-shaming place I've been'

The Guardian - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
Sarai Walker is fat. This is the first thing I notice as Skype connects and the author of Dietland flickers on to my computer screen.

Excess abdominal fat in obese African American women could hide symptoms of ovarian cancer

News-Medical.net - ‎8 hours ago‎
African American women with ovarian cancer are more likely to die from the disease than are White women and they are also much more likely to be obese.

Got good fat?

Science Daily - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
Brown fat cells can burn fat to generate heat. University of Bonn researchers have discovered a new method to measure the activity of brown fat cells in humans and mice. The researchers showed that microRNA-92a can be used as an indirect measure for ...

American researchers decode cellular regulation behind visceral fat production

Diabetes.co.uk - ‎17 hours ago‎
The down-regulation of TRIP-Br2 in visceral fat cells could be achieved by controlling simultaneously a second intermediary factor the researchers become aware of called GATA3, which they hope one day could be used as targets for drugs against obesity.
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