They found that exposure to cinnamon oil triggered both the mouse and the human cells to start burning calories through a process known as thermogenesis. A closer look…

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Body Mass Index is a simple calculation using a person’s height and weight. The formula is BMI = kg/m2 where kg is a person’s weight in kilograms and…

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Obesity develops gradually from poor diet and lifestyle choices, such as: eating junk food frequently — fast food meals, cakes and pastries, sweets, processed meats and sugary drinks…

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What are the most common metabolic disorders? Diabetes is the most common metabolic disease. There are two types of diabetes: Type 1, the cause of which is unknown,…

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Plants produce two gaseous waste products i.e. oxygen during photosynthesis and carbon dioxide during respiration. Excretion of gaseous waste in plants takes place through stomatal pores on leaves….

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High protein intake can boost your metabolism, helping you burn slightly more calories each day ( 16 , 17 ). … Protein can also increase metabolism because of…

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The processes of making and breaking down glucose molecules are both examples of metabolic pathways. A metabolic pathway is a series of connected chemical reactions that feed one…

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What is the BMI for 230 pounds? Enter your height to calculate. Note: BMI is the same for men and women.…Is BMI Worth Using? Weight Men Women 210…

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According to the NCEP ATP III definition, metabolic syndrome is present if three or more of the following five criteria are met: waist circumference over 40 inches (men)…

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Increasing evidence suggests that metabolic alterations strongly influence the initiation and progression of neurodegenerative disorders. Positron emission tomography imaging studies have documented reduced glucose utilization in brain regions…

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