Hunger is, first and foremost, a natural feeling. It’s our body’s way of telling us that we need to consume food for energy. It’s also an unpleasant feeling that derails many people from diets.
It seems that science has now found a way to control a person’s feelings of hunger, which could have significant repercussions for people trying to live a healthier way of life.
Most health care organizations recommend women begin regular Pap testing at age 21. If you're a virgin — meaning you haven't had sexual (vaginal) intercourse — you may have a low risk of cervical cancer, but you can still consider testing. The purpose of a Pap smear is to collect cells...Read More
Scientists have now discovered how it works. Using a mouse model of MS, they have identified a guardian molecule—triggered by testosterone—that appears to protect males from disease. When female mice with disease are treated with this protective molecule, their symptoms were eliminated, reports a new study from Northwestern Medicine....Read More
Armed with hand-held breathalyzers and EKGs, German scientists put in a hard month's work at Munich's Oktoberfest as they mingled with thousands of men and women who were "under the stress of alcohol," to use the scientific term. Now they're reporting in the European Heart Journal that, after controlling for age, sex, smoking,...Read More