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Fat found in overweight people's lungs, study shows

Scientists already know that people who are overweight or obese are more likely to suffer with wheezing and asthma, but the reasons for this have not been completely explained.

Can coffee bean extracts cut fat-induced inflammation?

The researchers also stressed on the positive impact of using coffee bean by-products on the environment.


Does lack of sleep alter fat metabolism?

To find out how the uncomfortable schedule affected metabolism, the researchers gave participants a standardised high-fat dinner, a bowl of chilli mac, after four nights of sleep restriction.

Amit Shah undergoes operation for lipoma: All you need to know about the condition

Though rarely a serious medical condition, it is advised to see a doctor if you notice a lump or swelling anywhere on your body.

Mere smell of food may make you fat

This also points out to a key connection between the olfactory or smell system and regions of the brain that regulate metabolism, in particular the hypothalamus, though the neural circuits are still unknown, the researchers explained.

Believe it or not, even daily-use products can make you fat

Exposure to chemicals found in everyday products may pose various health hazards, reveals new research.


You can't be a 'fat but fit' man

According to the study, the risk of early death was higher in fit obese individuals than in unfit normal-weight individuals.

Check your weight once a week to lose fat: Study

The researchers found that weight loss was related to how often individuals weighed themselves.

Marital woes can make you fat

If you have a history of depression, picking up fights with your better half could increase the risk of obesity.

Reheat your pasta to avoid fat

Love pasta but hate to add those extra kilos around your waist? Cool it down and reheat it again.