Eating a healthy diet, exercising and taking medication can help manage the chronic disease.
Have you ever wondered why certain celebrities don’t seem to age? The answer may lie in the off-label (and currently illegal) use of human growth hormone.
Intermittent fasting is great for some people, but for others it could be dangerous.
It takes practice, but maintaining healthy blood sugar levels is totally doable.
Fat can accumulate as your metabolism slows down with age. It can also result from a poor diet and lack of exercise. But hormone changes in the body can actually lead to belly fat specifically why that is and what might be the cause.
Cortisol is a helpful hormone—until it goes haywire. Bringing it back to its natural rhythm might just be a magic bullet for your health.
When four boxes of a new product called Magic Spoon arrived at my door last month, I remembered the last time I purchased cereal in bulk — it was the Costco supply of Fiber One I brought to college, thinking it would give me immunity from the freshman 15 when really all it gave me was a fart problem.
The hormone-metabolism connection influences calorie burn, muscle building, and even mood. Here’s your maintenance plan.
Pregnancy has a profound impact on the thyroid gland and its function. During pregnancy, the thyroid gland increases in size by 10% in iodine replete countries like the United States, but can increase by 20% to 40% in areas in iodine deficiency.
Consuming certain foods and drinks just before or during your period could actually be making your symptoms, like cramps and bloating, more difficult to deal with.
So you’ve probably seen artificial sweeteners in your diet soda. You’ve also spotted them in your protein bars. And baked goods. And canned items. And many other “diet” or “sugar free” products. But despite brands universally including artificial sweeteners in many seemingly “healthy” foods, their safety and side effects are still up for debate.
If you've ever lost and regained the same 15, 25 or even 50 pounds, you know how hard it is to maintain your weight. This is probably why we often hear that it is a lot easier to lose weight than it is to keep it off.
If you've ever wondered if certain lifestyle choices can impact fertility, the answer is a resounding yes. It may not be the only factor involved, but "when it comes to lifestyle and boosting your fertility, there are both things to do and things not to do” .
Últimamente, se habla mucho sobre el ayuno intermitente. Un régimen de dieta que alterna breves períodos de ayuno (ya sea sin alimentos o con una reducción significativa de calorías) con períodos de alimentación sin restricciones. ¿Por qué es tan popular?
Dawn Burnett is convinced her at home test regime is one of the reasons she feels so vibrant and healthy today and there are many people who share this philosophy.
I have a theory that if we followed up with Taylor Swift five years after she first dropped her bags on her New York apartment floor, they’d still be in the same spot, collecting dust, because she was too spent to unpack them. Tired.
Exercising, eating well and following a medication regimen are strategies for managing diabetes.
Frequent urination, extreme thirst and dental problems could be early signs of diabetes.
If you're looking for ways to boost your metabolism, we've already covered the basics: you should strength train, eat more lean protein and healthy fats, consume less sugar, and simply add more activity to your life.
One thing that experts can't quite seem to agree on is the effect of drinking water on your metabolic rate (which is what people are really referring to when they talk about metabolism). Your metabolic rate is the complex process of how your body produces energy from fat, protein, and carbs/sugar and how it then stores that energy.