Any Exposure to Light During Sleep Can Lead to Obesity, Diabetes, High Blood pressure

By Chris Melore Does a bright smartphone screen often wake you up in the middle of the night? A new study finds any kind of light exposure during sleep can significantly increase the risk of developing obesity, diabetes, or high blood pressure – especially in older adults. While examining over 500 older men and women … Read more

Prenatal BPA exposure may significantly affect offspring’s physiological parameters and intestinal function.

PMID: Nutrients. 2022 Jun 8; 14 (12). Epub 2022 Jun 8. PMID: 35745112 Abstract Title: Prenatal Bisphenol a Exposure and Postnatal Trans Fat Diet Alter Small Intestinal Morphology and Its Global DNA Methylation in Male Sprague-Dawley Rats, Leading to Obesity Development. Abstract: In this study, we aimed to determine whether a postnatal trans fat diet … Read more

These results suggest that Cordyceps militaris extract has anti-obesity effects in menopause and estrogenic agonistic activity.

PMID: BMC Complement Med Ther. 2022 May 12; 22 (1): 132. Epub 2022 May 12. PMID: 35550138 Abstract Title: System-level investigation of anti-obesity effects and the potential pathways of Cordyceps militaris in ovariectomized rats. Abstract: BACKGROUND: Cordyceps species have been used as tonics to enhance energy, stamina, and libido in traditional Asian medicine for more … Read more

Positive effects of extra-virgin olive oil supplementation and DietBra on inflammation and glycemic profiles.

PMID: Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2022; 13: 841971. Epub 2022 May 2. PMID: 35586621 Abstract Title: Positive Effects of Extra-Virgin Olive Oil Supplementation and DietBra on Inflammation and Glycemic Profiles in Adults With Type 2 Diabetes and Class II / III Obesity: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Abstract: Background: Evidence on the effects of dietary interventions on … Read more

Profile of insulin resistance in adipose tissue of diet induced obese mice in response to anti-obesity treatment.

PMID: FASEB J. 2022 May; 36 Suppl 1. PMID: 35559539 Abstract Title: Profile of insulin resistance in adipose tissue of diet induced obese mice in response to anti-obesity treatment. Abstract: BACKGROUND: Adipose tissue is an insulin-responsive organ that contributes to both glucose and lipid metabolism. Insulin resistance (IR) is when insulin-dependent tissues lose their sensitivity … Read more

Sesamol counteracts on metabolic disorders of middle-aged alimentary obese mice through regulating skeletal muscle glucose and lipid metabolism.

PMID: Food Nutr Res. 2022; 66. Epub 2022 Mar 17. PMID: 35382382 Abstract Title: Sesamol counteracts on metabolic disorders of middle-aged alimentary obese mice through regulating skeletal muscle glucose and lipid metabolism. Abstract: Background: Globally, obesity is a significant public problem, especially when aging. Sesamol, a phenolic lignan present in sesame seeds, might have a … Read more

Garlic exosome-like nanoparticles reverse high-fat diet induced obesity via the gut / brain axis.

PMID: Theranostics. 2022; 12 (3): 1220-1246. Epub 2022 Jan 1. PMID: 35154484 Abstract Title: Garlic exosome-like nanoparticles reverse high-fat diet induced obesity via the gut / brain axis. Abstract: Obesity is becoming a global epidemic and reversing the pathological processes underlying obesity and metabolic co-morbidities is challenging. Obesity induced chronic inflammation including brain inflammation is … Read more