Apremilast Associated With Fat Loss in Patients With Psoriasis

Research shows that patients with a severe form of psoriasis have a higher risk of death from cardiovascular disease. In addition to treating psoriasis, apremilast (Otezla) may help people with psoriasis lose weight to enhance their overall cardiovascular health, which is a comorbidity for patients with the skin condition. This benefit from the drug was … Read more

‘You turned up fat this week’

Sergio Aguero has revealed he was once dropped and fined for being too fat by Pep Guardiola at the start of the Manchester City boss’ reign. The 34-year-old has lifted the lid on the Spaniard’s strict fitness rules, which he fell foul of five years ago after weighing more than 80 kilograms. Getty Manchester City … Read more

Brown Bear ‘747’ Declared Champion of Annual ‘Fat Bear Week’ Ahead of Hibernation

This year’s Alaskan salmon run has—absolutely, claws-itively—been a boon for brown bears. Fat Bear Week, an annual competition inaugurated in 2014, was launched to celebrate brown bears that feast upon the bountiful sockeye salmon that make the perilous migration upriver to spawn every year at Katmai National Park. The top prize, officiated by the park … Read more

Reconciling My Love for McDonald’s With Fatphobia

I fucking love McDonald’s. Wait — let me clarify: I don’t mean the multinational corporation known for its shady labor practices and an almost universally misunderstood lawsuit over hot coffee. I love the food at McDonald’s — thick McFlurrys studded with frozen M&M’s, the weirdly shaped yet perfectly crispy chicken nuggets, the way that the … Read more

This tiny exercise you can do at your desk can burn fat for hours

The soleus pushup is more effective at elevating metabolism than exercise, weight loss, and intermittent fasting (Picture: Shutterstock) What if there was a way to burn calories without getting up from your desk? Scientists have discovered that working out a ‘special’ muscle in your calf can promote glucose and fat burning for hours while sitting. … Read more

Sergio Aguero reveals Pep Guardiola once dropped him because he ‘turned up FAT’

‘I left you out because you turned up FAT!’: Sergio Aguero reveals Pep Guardiola’s brutal assessment of his fitness at Manchester City… and says strict boss would never let him play if he weighed more than 80 kilograms! Ex-Man City striker Sergio Aguero has been discussing life under Pep Guardiola The Argentine striker has explained … Read more

Excessive dietary linoleic acid promotes plasma accumulation of pronociceptive fatty acyl lipid mediators

Vos, T. et al. Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 328 diseases and injuries for 195 countries, 1990–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016. Lancet 390(10100), 1211–1259 (2017). Article Google Scholar Osthues, T. & Sisignano, M. Oxidized lipids in persistent pain states. Front. Physiol. … Read more

Breast Implants or Fat Grafting for Breast Augmentation

While breast implants continue to be popular, autologous fat grafting to breasts has been gaining ground in recent years. Fat grafting to breasts, or fat transfer could help you achieve natural-looking and natural-feeling breasts with an hourglass figure simultaneously. A two-in-one body sculpting and breast augmentation procedure at Amaris B. Clinic Singapore, ADR-C Breast Enhancement … Read more

Does Nature Want Us to be Fat?

Let’s start with the rather provocative title of your new book, “Nature Wants Us to be Fat.” What do you mean? Animals normally regulate their weight within a tight range, but in preparation for situations where food will not be available, such as a deep winter or when migrating long distances, animals purposely gain weight … Read more