Friday, April 20, 2018

Obese People May Have Fewer Taste Buds But What Does That Mean?

A recent study points to the possibility that obese people may have fewer taste buds due to obesity caused inflammation.  The study appeared in...

How Accurate is Your Fitness Tracker’s Calorie Estimate? A Way to Tell

Many people are using fitness trackers and fitness apps to help them manage or lose weight but how do you know the calories burned...

New Study Helps Explain Why It’s So Hard to Keep the Weight Off

Not that I really needed confirmation but a new study on patients with severe obesity, those with a BMI 42.5 or higher, reported increased...

What I’ve Learned Along the Journey: Weight Loss and Keeping the Weight Off

In 2015, I lost 53 pounds and since then it's been a struggle to keep the weight off.  I haven't been entirely successful.  I've...

The Implications of Losing 75 Percent of Insect Biomass Not Yet Known

Over 27 years, the insect biomass of flying insects in, a number of protected habitats in Germany was measured using Malaise traps, and over...

Birds Use Their Eyes To See Magnetic Fields for Migrating?

It's September so that means it's peak migrating season for many birds in North America but how do birds know where they are and...
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