Fasting until lunch cuts calories
Study author, Dr. Keith Tolfrey, said: “There is a common belief that breakfast is the ‘most important meal of the day’. However, around one third of children and adolescents in many countries skip breakfast regularly.”
How drug converts, burns 'bad fat' that holds on to calories
The study was published in the journal Cell Reports. “Our goal is to find a way to treat or prevent obesity,” said first author Irfan Lodhi, assistant professor of medicine at Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis.
Fewer calories improve malaria survival
Using mouse models of malaria, an international team of researchers led by Maria M. Mota from the Instituto de Medicina Molecular in Lisbon (iMM Lisboa), showed that mice that ate 30 percent fewer calories had a significantly lower parasite load and lived longer.
Runners need to move 15% faster on treadmills to burn same number of calories as jogging outdoors
Runners need to move 15 per cent faster on a treadmill to burn the same number of calories as jogging outdoors, research reveals.