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Beige Fat

Can Human Body Be Tricked Into Burning Calories?

| Jennifer Couzin-Frankel | Posted 06.10.2014 | Science

What if you could trick your body into thinking you were racing on a treadmill—and burning off calories at a rapid clip—while simply walking down ...

Why Sleep Is Crucial For Surviving The Holiday Season

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 02.18.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

Looking for some help to avoid the seasonal weight gain? In addition to the standard advice, I'd like to add another strategy to the list: get plenty of sleep.

Calorie-Burning 'Beige Fat' Found

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 09.12.2012 | Healthy Living

A newly discovered type of "beige" fat could speed up the development of obesity treatments. The calorie-burning tissue, found in adults, is the th...