Tuesday, November 21, 2017

No Bones (or Bone Treats) About It: Reasons Not to Give Your Dog Bones

Bone treats are real bones that have been processed, sometimes flavored, and packaged for dogs. Giving your dog a 'bone treat' might lead to an unexpected trip to your veterinarian, a possible emergency surgery, or even death for your pet.

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Monday, November 20, 2017

Sleeve gastrectomy, common weight-loss surgery, lowers women's tolerance to alcohol

Women who have had gastric sleeve surgery to lose weight may want to consider limiting the number of alcoholic drinks they consume post-surgery. A new study found that after undergoing sleeve gastrectomy, women could be legally intoxicated after drinking half the number of drinks than women who did not have this surgery.

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Proteins in breastmilk protect offspring against food allergy

The breastmilk of mothers exposed to egg during pregnancy and breastfeeding has been found to protect nursing newborns against egg allergy symptoms. This research in mice reinforces recent guidance that women should not avoid allergenic foods while they are pregnant or breastfeeding.

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Pose your way to a peaceful night's sleep

Article Nov 20, 2017

SIMBA Sleep has partnered with Chroma Yoga to take us through a soporific sequence to do before bed.

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Why the Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + 4G) is the best swim tracker around

Promotion Nov 17, 2017

Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + 4G) on EE is a great smartwatch but it can also help you make the most of your swimming

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Sunday, November 19, 2017

Dieting combined with high-intensity exercise helpful in reducing risk of weight regain, study finds

Combining a calorie-restricted diet with high-intensity interval training could be a solution for reducing weight regain after weight loss, researchers report.

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Redefining obesity in postmenopausal women

There is no doubt the prevalence of obesity has increased significantly across all age groups, creating greater health risks. What exactly constitutes obesity, however, is subject to debate, especially for postmenopausal women who have a different body composition than younger women. A study now demonstrates that the long-accepted BMI definition for obesity may no longer be accurate.

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