‘Monsanto Protection Act’ to be voted on by Congress – take action now to fight back against biotech tyranny

‘Monsanto Protection Act’ to be voted on by Congress – take action now to fight back against biotech tyranny The U.S. Congress is right now moving forward with the passage of the 2013 Agricultural Appropriations Bill (AAB), also known as H.R. 933, which currently contains an added “rider” that would allow agricultural biotechnology corporations like…

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New Discovery in the Study of Brown Fat

brownfatScientists have discovered a mechanism that regulates the production of brown fat, a type of fat which plays an important role in heat production and energy metabolism. The findings, which appear in the current issue of Nature, may lead to new therapies that increase BAT formation to treat obesity.

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Home-based Exercise Programs can Help Older People

Older Adults Benefit from Home-Based DVD Exercise Program Fitness DVDs are a multimillion-dollar business, and those targeting adults over the age of 55 are a major part of the market. With names like “Boomers on the Move,” “Stronger Seniors” and “Ageless Yoga,” the programs promise much, but few have ever been rigorously tested. “There are…

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Pig Out with the Fast Diet?

England Embraces the New Fast Diet Visitors to England right now, be warned. The big topic on people’s minds — from cabdrivers to corporate executives — is not Kate Middleton’s increasingly visible baby bump (though the craze does involve the size of one’s waistline), but rather a best-selling diet book that has sent the British…

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Mediterranean diet: Research proves vast benefits

Protect yourself from heart disease with the Mediterranean diet: Research proves vast benefits (NaturalNews) It seems health benefit rumors of the Mediterranean diet have now been confirmed by medical science. It is now evidence-based science and not merely anecdotal. Yes, that was sarcasm. The study, “Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease with a Mediterranean Diet” was…

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