Wednesday, June 8, 2011
For example, the diet provided the names of foods as healthier than salad with identical products with names like "pasta", while non-food indistinguishable.
Dieters also believed that candy labeled "fruit chew" was healthier than the same candy when it was labeled "candy chew," and ate more of the candy when it was called fruit chews, said the University of South Carolina researchers.
Tuesday, June 7, 2011
“Hooping” spends as much energy as running 4 to 4.5 hours kilometers, enough for a company that will help people to lose weight, and, according to a press release of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). And "it's becoming a popular form of choreographed group exercise," study author John Porcari, of the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, said in the news release.
The study included 16 women aged 16-59 who have attended regular classes in tissues choreography. The researchers measured the women’s oxygen consumption, heart rate and physical effort that end a class of 30-minute video tour tissue.
Monday, June 6, 2011
Many people with substance disorders and depression fail to receive treatment for both conditions. "The consequences of this unmet need are great," the study authors write. "The interactive nature of the two disorders leads to poorer depression and substance abuse treatment outcomes compared with the outcomes when only one disorder is present."
The study followed Rachael Taylor, Research Associate Professor in the Department of Human Nutrition at the University of Otago in Dunedin, New Zealand and colleagues 244 children aged 3 to 7 years.
Were all six months, the weight of the children was measured height, BMI and body composition and sleeping and eating habits included. The children also wore accelerometers (devices that control body movement) rated their physical activity.