lean muscle mass

Higher testosterone helps older men preserve muscle mass


October 29th, 2011 - 1:11 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 28 (IANS) Older men having higher levels of male hormone testosterone suffered less loss of lean muscle mass, especially those who were losing weight, scientists have found out.Men ... Read more...

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New book reveals steps to lose weight without dieting


April 5th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 5 (ANI): A new book has said that dieting will not make one lose weight, but will instead cause a person loss of lean muscle mass, moodiness, disappointment and failure.Brother ... Read more...

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Birth control pills do not cause weight gain: Study


January 20th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 20 (ANI): According to a new research, the commonly held belief that oral contraceptives cause weight gain appears to be false.The study was conducted at the Oregon National Primate ... Read more...

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Obese people often at higher risk of cancer death


December 23rd, 2008 - 10:27 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 23 (IANS) Many obese people lack lean muscle mass which may put them at higher risk in battling diseases like cancer, says a Canadian study.Carried out at the University of ... Read more...

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Lean muscle-mass may even help obese patients fight cancer


December 18th, 2008 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18 (ANI): A new study from University of Alberta suggests that lean muscle-mass may aid obese people fight against cancer.While analysing the computed tomography scans of 250 obese cancer ... Read more...

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Lean muscle mass helps obese battle cancer better


December 18th, 2008 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 18 (IANS) Lean muscle mass helps obese people battle cancer better, a new study has found.The study provides evidence that varying body compositions of cancer patients likely plays a role ... Read more...

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Bod Pod to help fight obesity


November 18th, 2008 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Syndey, Nov 18 (IANS) A new Bod Pod will accurately measure fat and muscle mass with the potential to boost research on obesity and athletic performance. The space capsule-like pod is ... Read more...

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Tart cherries can lower heart disease risk (re-issue)


October 26th, 2008 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 26 (ANI): A new study by University of Michigan researchers has linked tart cherries, one of today''s hottest ''Super Fruits,'' to lowering risk factors for heart disease. Besides lowering ... Read more...

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Tart cherries can lower heart disease risk


October 24th, 2008 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): A new study by University of Michigan researchers has linked tart cherries to lowering risk factors for heart disease.Besides lowering cholesterol and reducing inflammation, the study ... Read more...

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Restricting calories early in life may keep you physically fit in your 70s


November 14th, 2007 - 2:48 am ICT by admin
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