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Repurposed drug helps obese mice lose weight, improve metabolic function

Treatment with disulfiram, normally prescribed to treat alcohol use disorder, shows health benefits in animal study From Science Daily An off-label experiment in mice using disulfiram, which has been used to treat alcohol use disorder for more than 50 years, consistently normalized body weight and reversed metabolic damage in obese middle-aged mice of both sexes. …
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Most diets lead to weight loss and lower blood pressure, but effects largely disappear after a year

From Science Daily And differences between popular diet programmes are typically small to trivial Reasonably good evidence suggests that most diets result in similar modest weight loss and improvements in cardiovascular risk factors over a period of six months, compared with a usual diet, finds a study published by The BMJ today. Weight reduction at the 12 …
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Alternate Day Fasting & Classic Dieting: Same >5% Weight Loss in 57 vs. 67 Days W/ Unwittingly Increased Deficits

From Suppversity “When Weight Loss is Standardized (to 5%), Overweight / Obese Women are Neither Hungrier Nor More Satiated When Eatin’ in an Alternate Day vs. Chronic Energy Deficit. Implications?” ⬅ that’s the title of a #SuppVersityFacebook and Instagram post I was just about to publish yesterday to then decide: ‘Hey, you’ve spent a lot of time to summarize the …
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The Latest on Artificial Sweeteners: #Sucralose Good for the Lean, Bad for the Obese? #Acesulfame-K, the Healthier Alternative? As If! Plus: There’s All Wrong w/ the Research

From Suppversity Still on schedule! As promised last week, I will continue to do my very best to supply you with at least one in-depth exercise, nutrition, and supplementation article per week again. Worked out last week, worked out this week, will work out next week – promise 😉 — With that being said, you …
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The Politically Incorrect Truth About Obesity

What Really Causes It. What Really Fixes It. by Christian Thibaudeau T-Nation The Truth Hurts (Then Helps) Every year political correctness gets worse. We can’t say anything that might hurt someone’s feelings, even if it’s true. And don’t even think about doing anything that might make someone feel like they may be different. (Newsflash: We’re all different.) …
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Study finds dopamine, biological clock link to snacking, overeating and obesity

From Science Daily Clock and eating concept (stock image).Credit: © nehopelon / Adobe Stock During the years 1976 through 1980, 15% of U.S. adults were obese. Today, about 40% of adults are obese. Another 33% are overweight. Coinciding with this increase in weight are ever-rising rates of heart disease, diabetes, cancer and health complications caused by …