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Does Green Tea Help With Weight Loss?

According to researchers, green tea could reduce weight gain and help in fighting obesity. Obese mice that ate a high-fat diet along with the green tea compound EGCG (Epigallocatechin-3-gallate) gained weight significantly more slowly compared to a control group of mice which didn’t get the green tea supplement. 2 groups of mice were fed a… Read More »

Pro-obesity environment and genes could explain big rise in body weight

Some people are more likely to put on weight than others because of their genes. However, genetic difference does not explain the significant rise in body weight since the 1960s as it has affected both those with and without pro-obesity genes. New research suggests that the rise in bodyweight since the 1960s could be down… Read More »