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Signs of Type-2 Diabetes can be seen in genes of children as young as 8 years of age, say researchers from University of Bristol
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Signs of Type-2 Diabetes can be seen in genes of children as young as 8 years of age, say researchers from University of Bristol

People may have different genetically inherited metabolic markers in their body which can depict the possibility of type 2 diabetes in the future, a research study found.

What is brown fat and can it help you lose weight?
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What is brown fat and can it help you lose weight?

Also called ‘brown adipose tissue’, it is found deep in the torso and neck area and is activated in cold conditions.

Five foods that speed up your metabolism
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Five foods that speed up your metabolism

Metabolism is much more than just calories burnt. It is the sum of all the chemical reactions going on in your body.

Research draws big question mark on whether to eat fruit or not, says excessive consumption causes liver to store more fat
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Research draws big question mark on whether to eat fruit or not, says excessive consumption causes liver to store more fat

Research weighs in eating fruit may not lead to a huge spike in your blood sugar levels but it could cause your liver to store more fat. As always, the idea is to balance your dietary intake as per your health and age.

Scientists linked physical limit of human endurance to a person's stomach activity
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Scientists linked physical limit of human endurance to a person's stomach activity

While human beings stand out with their physical performance, migratory birds have good endurance as well.

Living Robots: Machines that eat, mutate like living beings built by Cornell engineers
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Living Robots: Machines that eat, mutate like living beings built by Cornell engineers

The machine isn't technically 'alive', just closer to it than any other 'living robots in existence.

Microbial metabolite from berries and pomegranates may help address bowel disease
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Microbial metabolite from berries and pomegranates may help address bowel disease

The metabolite boosts certain proteins critical for keeping the gut lining strong.

Cutting down on rock salt and fluoride can help tackle anaemia, a new study finds
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Cutting down on rock salt and fluoride can help tackle anaemia, a new study finds

Researchers have found that consuming excess fluoride is intricately linked with anaemia

Manohar Parrikar-led Goa govt to relaunch Congress' scheme to detect metabolic disorders in babies
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Manohar Parrikar-led Goa govt to relaunch Congress' scheme to detect metabolic disorders in babies

The Manohar Parrikar-led Goa government will re-introduce the scheme to screen newborn babies for detecting metabolic disorders.

Use your genes to fit into those jeans: Genetic testing can help craft your diet, fitness plan
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Use your genes to fit into those jeans: Genetic testing can help craft your diet, fitness plan

We can use our genes to lose weight: Since our unique genetic predisposition determines how our nutrition and fitness genes work, we can map the foods we eat and what exercises most benefit us, to help us lose weight and to also sustain the weight loss.

Study: Microbes living on human body good for health
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Study: Microbes living on human body good for health

The human microbiome, the collection of trillions of microbes living in and on the human body, plays a crucial role in our overall well being, says a new research.