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metabolism

Human brain hard-wired to love fat-carb combo

Don't fall prey to the temptation of fast or processed food.

Coffee: A natural disease fighter?

Enjoying a cup (or eight) of Joe per day may lower risks of Parkinson's disease, diabetes, multiple sclerosis and certain cancers.

Make your metabolism merry

Skip the elevator, take the stairs. Ditch the computer, head to the mall. Some simple steps will boost your metabolism this holiday season.

Patient Story

Metabolizing wellness

Carol Liebert had extra weight and heart trouble. Then she discovered exercise, education and encouragement.

Vitamin A compound may aid in colon cancer fight

Researchers study connection between retinoic acid and inflammation in the gut.

The lowdown on low-glycemic diets

Lasting weight loss requires permanent, sustainable change without deprivation and crash-dieting.

Don’t get down about ‘Biggest Loser’ study

Yes, the body rebels against extreme weight loss, but don't give up! Experts offer suggestions for how to keep the pounds off in the long term.

Higher-protein diets combat type 2 diabetes

But it only works for those with a certain vitamin D metabolism.

‘Thrifty’ metabolism might sabotage us

People who are obese have to work harder to win the battle with the bulge.

Want to lose weight? Sleep on it

How well you sleep—and when you wake up—can lead to lower body fat and overall weight loss.

Men vs. women: The skinny on weight loss by gender

Is the deck really stacked against the ladies, or are guys bluffing?

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