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Study claims obesity reduces mitochondrial gene expression in fat tissue(Twitter/nutrition_facts)

Study claims obesity reduces mitochondrial gene expression in fat tissue

ANI |
UPDATED ON APR 11, 2021 11:16 AM IST
A recent study has found that pathways responsible for mitochondrial metabolism in adipose tissue were greatly reduced by obesity. Mitochondria are important cellular powerplants that process all of our energy intakes and changes in them can often have health-related consequences
Researchers have found that burning energy through activation of brown adipose tissue (BAT) by the use of an extract from ginseng, a traditional Chinese medicinal herb, might be an alternative strategy for combating obesity.(Shutterstock)
Researchers have found that burning energy through activation of brown adipose tissue (BAT) by the use of an extract from ginseng, a traditional Chinese medicinal herb, might be an alternative strategy for combating obesity.(Shutterstock)

Chinese herb may help combat obesity

Indo Asian News Service | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON NOV 25, 2019 03:23 PM IST
Overweight and obesity have become a severe public health issue around the world. Current anti-obesity strategies are mainly aimed at restricting calorie intake and absorption.
Diet plays an important role in fertility, and high-fat, high-sugar diets are best avoided, says a new study.(Shutterstock)
Diet plays an important role in fertility, and high-fat, high-sugar diets are best avoided, says a new study.(Shutterstock)

Avoid high-fat, high-sugar diet if you are trying to get pregnant

Asian News International | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 03, 2018 09:36 AM IST
A high-fat and high-sugar diet can result in the impairment of future fertility in women, suggests a new study.
While definitions vary, abdominal obesity has been defined as a waist circumference of about 34 inches in women and 40 inches in men.(Shutterstock)
While definitions vary, abdominal obesity has been defined as a waist circumference of about 34 inches in women and 40 inches in men.(Shutterstock)

Heart-healthy diet best option for cutting down on belly fat

Asian News International | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON AUG 24, 2018 10:07 AM IST
A larger waist circumference increases the risk for cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and metabolic syndrome.
For the study, published in the JAMA Oncology journal, the team examined 3,241 patients with breast cancer.(Shutterstock)
For the study, published in the JAMA Oncology journal, the team examined 3,241 patients with breast cancer.(Shutterstock)

Muscle loss may increase mortality risk in breast cancer patients

Indo Asian News Service | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON APR 09, 2018 10:43 AM IST
The findings showed that more than one-third women with sarcopenia had a significantly increased risk of death.
Abdominal obesity was defined as having a waist circumference of greater than 35 inches for women and 40 inches for men.(Shutterstock)
Abdominal obesity was defined as having a waist circumference of greater than 35 inches for women and 40 inches for men.(Shutterstock)

No deep breaths with excess weight: Belly fat can hamper your lung function

Asian News International | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON APR 02, 2018 02:36 PM IST
A study by French researchers suggests that belly fat can limit your ability to take a deep breath.
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