News Reality

High-protein diet curbs metabolic benefits of weight loss

by www.sciencedaily.com
Dieters sometimes consume extra protein to stave off hunger and prevent loss of muscle tissue that often comes with weight loss. But in a study of 34 postmenopausal women with obesity, researchers found that eating too much protein eliminates an important health benefit of weight loss: improvement in insulin sensitivity, which is critical to lowering diabetes risk.
Read Full Article On www.sciencedaily.com
Latest
Scientist in Wales are hoping to create a smart patch which could detect onset osteoarthritis in patients' knees.
President Donald Trump wasted no time in chipping away at the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (sometimes called "ACA" or "Obamacare"), signing an executive order giving federal agencies the
The one-page order, which the newly inaugurated president signed in a hastily arranged Oval Office ceremony, did not specify which aspects of the health care law it was targeting.
President Trump wasted no time in moving forward on Obamacare. He has signed an executive order that basically starts the dismantling of Obamacare and directs the Department of Health and Human Servic
(Reuters) - A Toronto court has rejected a bid by Ecuadorian villagers to enforce a judgment in their home country against Chevron Canada Ltd, ruling the subsidiary is not liable for parent Chevron Co
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - California released new measures to fight climate change within minutes of Donald Trump being sworn in as U.S. president on Friday, signaling the state's commitment to be the
Scientists claim it’s possible to ‘stockpile’ sleep in advance to help you cope. They reckon an extra two hours a night for a short period before going without could help millions cope (file image).
Scientists claim it’s possible to ‘stockpile’ sleep in advance to help you cope. They reckon an extra two hours a night for a short period before going without could help millions cope (file image).
(Reuters) - A Canadian court has rejected a bid by Ecuadorian villagers to enforce a judgment against Chevron Corp obtained in their home country, ruling the company's local subsidiary is not liable f
The outbreak of the so-called 'Seoul virus' in eight people in Wisconsin and Illinois is significant since it should not be found in the United States, health officials warn.
Lisa Brown, 34, an ex-model from Wisconsin, is suffering from a rare disease that leaves her unable to keep food down. She says she's done fighting and is ready to let herself die
The 92-year-old was placed in intensive care in a Houston hospital and given a breathing tube. He already suffers from vascular parkinsonism, a rare syndrome that mimics Parkinson's disease.
SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chile declared a state of emergency on Friday as more than a dozen wildfires that have scorched nearly 50,000 hectares (123,500 acres) threatened to encroach on towns, factories a
(Reuters Health) - Adolescents who were born extremely premature are much more likely to have chronic health problems than their peers who were delivered at full term, a Swedish study suggests.
(Reuters) - Merck & Co said it agreed to enter into a settlement and license agreement with Bristol-Myers Squibb Co and Ono Pharmaceutical Co Ltd to resolve all global patent-infringement litigation r
(Reuters Health) - People who take popular heartburn pills known as proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) may be more likely to develop intestinal infections than people who don’t take these medications, a Sc
(Reuters) - A Canadian court has rejected an attempt by Ecuadorian communities to enforce a judgment against Chevron Corp they obtained in their home country, saying the company's local subsidiary is
function onPlayerReadyVidible(e){'undefined'!=typeof HPTrack&&HPTrack.Vid.Vidible_track(e)}!function(e,i){if(e.vdb_Player){if('object'==typeof commercial_video){var a='',o='m.fwsitesection='+commer
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - California released a sweeping plan to cut the state's output of heat-trapping greenhouse gas emissions on Friday, countering the newly-minted Trump administration's move to
Despite a pledge by restaurant chains to make kids' menus healthier, a study from Harvard found that 80% of their drinks are sugar-sweetened and their foods are laden with calories and saturated fat
HealthDay News New research suggests the gastrointestinal problems children with autism often experience may stem from a heightened response to stress.
Steven Reinberg, HealthDay News Flu activity continues to rise across the United States, with a slight uptick in the number of deaths in the last week, health officials reported Friday.
HealthDay News Many U.S. patients with late-stage lung cancer do not receive treatments that could prolong their lives, a new study finds.
HealthDay News Eight people who worked at several rat-breeding facilities in Illinois and Wisconsin have been infected with a virus not commonly found in the United States.
Randy Dotinga, HealthDay News The media often portrays women with anorexia and bulimia as untreatable, and sadly, in about one-third of cases that may be true, new research suggests.
Eight people who worked at several rat-breeding facilities in Illinois and Wisconsin have been infected with a virus, CDC says.
The Women’s March on Washington Saturday is poised to be the largest gathering of people with disabilities in U.S. history, but that doesn’t mean the march is accessible to the entir
Amy WallaceJan. 20 (UPI) -- Researchers at the University of Central Florida have developed a nanotechnology that could lead to faster test results for infectious diseases like HIV.
Kathleen Doheny, HealthDay News A young child with asthma has a greater risk of obesity than one without the chronic respiratory condition, a new study suggests.
Amy WallaceJan. 20 (UPI) -- Officials in France are calling for an inquiry into the common food additive E171 after a study found it can cause precancerous lesions in laboratory rats.
function onPlayerReadyVidible(e){'undefined'!=typeof HPTrack&&HPTrack.Vid.Vidible_track(e)}!function(e,i){if(e.vdb_Player){if('object'==typeof commercial_video){var a='',o='m.fwsitesection='+commer
Quebec's medical specialists are pushing back against Health Minister Gaétan Barrette and what they call his unilateral approach to negotiations afte
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - California environmental officials released an ambitious plan on Friday that seeks to cut the state's output of heat-trapping greenhouse gas emissions by 40 percent below 199
One potential candidate for Food and Drug Administration commissioner has supported the idea of allowing drugs on the market as long as they're safe but before they've been proven to be effective. But

Recent News

Samsung Probe Blames Battery Size for Galaxy Note 7 Fires

An investigation into the cause of faulty batteries that led Samsung Electronics to pull all of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones last year found that some batteries were irregularly sized, causing overhe
Read Full Article

IDB ready to finance Southern Gas Corridor (exclusive)

Read Full Article

French press review 21 January 2017

It's hard to avoid the 45th prersident of the United States, inaugurated yesterday against a background of distrust and division. Donald Trump will be in charge for the next 1,460 days. Get used to it
Read Full Article

School teacher booked for molesting minor student

A city-based school teacher has been booked for allegedly molesting a 14-year-old student, police said today. According to API Anil Bhawari of Rabodi police station, the teacher Anwar Khalpe was book
Read Full Article

Blessing to be a part of 'Naam Shabana': Taheer Shabbir

Bollywood actor Taheer Shabbir considers himself extremely lucky to be a part of Neeraj Pandey-backed "Naam Shabana" as it is a huge learning opportunity for him. The actor was last seen in "Fan" in
Read Full Article

Mayawati appeals Muslim voters to exercise their right to vote wisely

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Saturday urged the Muslim voters to cast their votes in favour of her, and not in support of the ruling Samajwadi Party, in order to defeat the Bharatiya Ja
Read Full Article

Oppn dubs AP CM's Davos trip a 'publicity stunt'

Unlike his previous trips to Davos, Switzerland, for the World Economic Forum (WEF), Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu's latest visit has come under attack from the opposition parties, d
Read Full Article

UNLF militant, arms smugglers held in Manipur

Two women arms smugglers and an illegal manufacturer of weapons were arrested and a six 9-mm pistols, five magazines and a live round seized by a combined team of Assam Rifles and Manipur police. The
Read Full Article

Dhoni in leadership role as Kohli skips optional practice

He may have relinquished the India limited overs captaincy but Mahendra Singh Dhoni is still playing a proactive role in the team affairs as he today performed the leadership role, including inspectin
Read Full Article

Popular Finance

16 killed as bus carrying students crashes and burns in Italy

Police say 16 people died when a bus carrying Hungarian students returning home from France left a highway and crashed near Verona, Italy. Thirty-nine people survived.  Police Cmdr. Geralomo Lacqu
Read Full Article

Bomb blast in Pakistan market kills 18, wounds 51

A bomb exploded Saturday in a market in a northwestern tribal region of Pakistan, killing at least 18 people and wounding at least 51.  Dr. Sabir Hussain at the Parachinar main hospital said 11 cr
Read Full Article

Hot Property: Just when you thought things couldn't get any crazier

Now we have officially seen it all. The Bel-Air mansion that hit the market mid-week at $250 million is the most expensive home for sale in the U.S. Where to begin? Well, at the top of the four-le
Read Full Article
 

Mexican top officials will meet Trump administration to discuss bilateral relations next week

Mexican officials will hold meetings on January 25 and 26 with U.S. President-Elect Donald Trump's top aides in Washington, to discuss bilateral relations such as security, tra
Read Full Article

Nathan Chen dominates men's short program at U.S. figure skating championships

Hyped as the future of men's skating, Nathan Chen put the sport on notice that his time is now.  Chen dazzled and dominated as he stamped himself as a future Olympic medalist contender, connecting
Read Full Article

Boys' basketball: Birmingham unleashes 24-0 run to defeat El Camino Real

Anyone who wants to know just how good Birmingham might be when it plays at its best only needed to be in its gym on Friday night for a West Valley League game against El Camino Real. The Patriots
Read Full Article

Boys' basketball: LiAngelo Ball scores 60 points; Chino Hills winning streak reaches 55

Another game, another victory and another high-scoring performance from the unbeaten Chino Hills Huskies and senior guard LiAngelo Ball. He scored 60 points in the Huskies' 136-93 Baseline League
Read Full Article

Lakers roll past Pacers despite loss of D'Angelo Russell to knee injury

The Lakers should have installed one of those Turn-o-Matic ticket dispensers — like the ones at supermarket deli counters — outside their training room Friday night. “Now serving No. 1 … Now servi
Read Full Article

Storms delay start of Obama's post-presidential vacation

After eight years, Barack Obama had to wait a little bit longer to start his post-presidential relaxation. The plane taking the Obama family from Washington to the California desert Friday was del
Read Full Article