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Monthly Archives: June 2012

by Amanda Jensen*  Losing weight is an ambition with no end. To get fit, live longer, reduce injury, look better, feel better and sleep better will pave the road toward your skinny. Yes, losing weight is known to help the heart and boost insulin sensitivity, but the question still asked is: how? There are differences between losing weight and keeping it off. From the Department of Clinical Sciences Malmo in Sweden, researchers… Read More

If you’ve been following this blog, then you’re probably aware that back in April I blogged about a highly attended debate at Experimental Biology 2012 in San Diego (dubbed the #sugarshowdown in a hashtag on Twitter; here’s the Storify story in case you missed it). The event was sponsored by the Corn Refiners Association.   In that symposium, Dr. Robert Lustig, of University of California, San Francisco, who is famed for sensationalizing the… Read More