Posh branded ready meals can have up to THREE TIMES the fat of cheaper supermarket alternatives

A vegetable lasagne from COOK has 23.1g of saturated fat in one portion. Customers won't be aware of how unhealthy their dinner is, a British obesity charity said.
Source: the Mail online | Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

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Publication date: Available online 8 November 2019Source: Food Research InternationalAuthor(s): Tao Wu, Yufang Gao, Junyu Hao, Jieting Geng, Jiaojiao Zhang, Jinjin Yin, Rui Liu, Wenjie Sui, Lingxiao Gong, Min ZhangAbstractThe present study investigated the anti-obesity effects and its mechanism of capsanthin (CAP) in high-fat diet-induced obese C57BL/6J mice. Compared with untreated mice on a high-fat diet for 12 weeks, CAP at 200 mg kg-1 reduced the body weight by 27.5%, significantly reversed glucose tolerance, effectively decreased the serum triglycerides, total cholesterol, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, and trim...
Source: Food Research International - Category: Food Science Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 13 November 2019Source: PeptidesAuthor(s): Nigel Irwin, Victor A. Gault, Finbarr P.M. O’Harte, Peter R. FlattAbstractGastric inhibitory polypeptide (GIP) is a 42 amino acid hormone secreted from intestinal K-cells in response to nutrient ingestion. Despite a recognised physiological role for GIP as an insulin secretagogue to control postprandial blood glucose levels, growing evidence reveals important actions of GIP on adipocytes and promotion of fat deposition in tissues. As such, blockade of GIP receptor (GIPR) action has been proposed as a means to counter insulin resistance, and...
Source: Peptides - Category: Biochemistry Source Type: research
Authors: Pierucci P, Di Lecce V, Marra L, Resta O PMID: 31709854 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Expert Review of Respiratory Medicine - Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Expert Rev Respir Med Source Type: research
Conditions:   Stigma, Social;   Obesity;   Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factor;   Blood Pressure Interventions:   Behavioral: Stigma Video Exposure;   Behavioral: Neutral video exposure Sponsors:   University of Connecticut;   Hartford Hospital Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Condition:   Obesity, Morbid Interventions:   Diagnostic Test: X-ray imaging with physical grid using conventional processing;   Diagnostic Test: X-ray imaging without physical grid using conventional processing;   Diagnostic Test: X-ray imaging without physical grid using experimental SimGrid offline processing Sponsors:   The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston;   Samsung Electronics Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Authors: Naets T, Vervoort L, Tanghe A, Braet C Abstract Training self-control as the assumed underlying mechanism for weight loss is a promising pathway for improving long-term outcomes of childhood multidisciplinary obesity treatment (MOT). The present study is the first to analyse adherence to e-health self-control training in paediatric obesity. We hypothesized that low adherence would relate to child characteristics and to contextual treatment barriers. Participants were recruited as a part of a larger randomized controlled trial, evaluating an e-health self-control training during inpatient MOT (intensive pha...
Source: Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Clin Psychol Psychother Source Type: research
Publication date: November 2019Source: Spine Deformity, Volume 7, Issue 6Author(s): Alan G. Valdovino, Tracey P. Bastrom, Fredrick G. Reighard, Madeline Cross, Carrie E. Bartley, Suken A. Shah, Burt Yaszay, Peter O. Newton, Vidyadhar V. UpasaniAbstractStudy DesignRetrospective comparative cohort study.ObjectiveTo compare radiographic parameters between adolescents with a greater body mass index (BMI) percentile to underweight individuals.Summary of Background DataIncreased BMI percentile has been associated with increased complications after surgical correction of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS). However, association...
Source: Spine Deformity - Category: Orthopaedics Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 12 November 2019Source: Orthopaedics &Traumatology: Surgery &ResearchAuthor(s): Emmanuel Maugendre, Benjamin Gadisseux, Christophe Chantelot, Philippe Clavert, Nassima Ramdane, Jean-David Werthel, Pascal Boileau, SOFCOTAbstractIntroductionReverse shoulder arthroplasty (RSA) is rapidly becoming the preferred treatment for displaced proximal humerus fractures in older patients. However, few studies have analyzed the target population and the effect of RSA on survival, although the socioeconomic impact of this type of surgery is considerable.Patients and methodsThis was a retrospecti...
Source: Orthopaedics and Traumatology: Surgery and Research - Category: Orthopaedics Source Type: research
The individual's needs and goals should be a central part of obesity management, says UK expert, with a skilled multidisciplinary team helping to pick the right treatment for the right patient.Medscape News UK
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news
ConclusionThe results collectively show that GS-E3D ameliorates obesity-related impaired glucose tolerance by improving insulin sensitivity in the epidydimal adipose tissue.Graphical abstract
Source: Journal of Ethnopharmacology - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: research
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