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Posts tagged fat

June 27, 2011

 

bagel and cream cheese

The Guilty Bagel

Two psychologists at Iowa State University, Stacey Sentyrz and Brad Bushman, conducted a telling experiment using nothing other than cream cheese and bagels.

May 4, 2011

 

weight loss tape

Why Does Weight Loss Slow Down After A While?

Losing weight can be a frustrating experience when you hit a point where the weight slowly comes off. Learn why the process slow down.

March 23, 2011

 

bellybutton

What Is Bellybutton Lint?

Do you ever find little fluffs of lint trapped in your bellybutton? What is that stuff, and where does it come from?

February 9, 2011

 

old-fashioned scale

Why Is The Lower Half Of Your Body A Better Place To Gain Weight?

If you're going to gain weight where is the safest place to pack on the pounds?

October 13, 2010

 

woman measuring waist

Health Issue: The Size Of Your Waist

Are you concerned about your weight? Well, researchers believe you should also worry about the size of your waist.

December 18, 2009

 

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Homogenized Milk

How does the process of homogenization occur with milk products?

October 26, 2009

 

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Fighting Fat With Fat

You've heard of fat but have you heard of brown fat? Scientists are learning that the types of fat in your body can help you lose weight.

June 15, 2008

 

Electric Beater

Why Milk Won’t Whip

Have you ever asked yourself how does a electric beater work or simply you have never really thought about it but you are know? Tune in and get the answers.

March 26, 2008

 

The Junk Food aisle at a local grocery store

Why Do We Love Junk Food?

You appear to turn down fatty foods with a stoical disregard, when nobody is looking you dive into a deep-dish pizza. It's okay, everyone does this, but why?

November 13, 2007

 

Fast food sandwich and French fries

Fast Food = Fat Liver

Fatty liver disease occurs when fat builds up around the liver and can damage it permanently. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

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