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The Damage of a Hollywood Stereotype

The Damage of a Hollywood Stereotype

Robert Capron didn’t think of himself as a “fat kid” the day Roger Ebert described the eleven-year-old boy as a “bud”. Instead, the young actor who peaked during his first major supporting role during Rowley Jefferson’s national press tour for 2010’s “Diary of a Wimpy Kid” felt like a rising star. His confidence began to …

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Running to Lose, Gain or Maintain Weight: Here’s What You Need to Know

Running to Lose, Gain or Maintain Weight: Here’s What You Need to Know

“Just because you haven’t lost weight doesn’t mean you haven’t reaped the benefits of exercise in some way,” says exercise physiologist Samantha Heller, RDN, assistant professor of nutrition and health at the University of Bridgeport and senior clinical nutritionist at NYU Langone Health. “There’s no downside to being out the door and exercising regularly,” she …

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Here’s what to include in your post-COVID-19 diet

Here’s what to include in your post-COVID-19 diet

After recovering from COVID-19 and coming out of quarantine, your body needs to be strengthened for speedy recovery. Ask anyone who has experienced the pain and stress of COVID infection in the past 18 months; Common complaints that emerge from post-recovery experiences are all about fatigue, weakness and loss of energy, appetite, strength, muscle mass …

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Study explores genetic ways to understand obesity |  Health

Study explores genetic ways to understand obesity | Health

A new study has helped shed light on the genetic pathways underlying obesity that may help develop more personalized ways to help people maintain a healthy weight. The findings of the study were published in the journal “Metabolites.” The study is the largest of its kind, looking at genomics and levels of metabolites (molecules produced …

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