Recent entries tagged "obesity"

Statins beat bad bacteria

Published May 5, 2020
They don't know why, but taking statins improves the composition of obese people's gut bacteria.

Phages, poop, obesity, and diabetes — together at last

Published May 5, 2020
A particular kind of fecal transplant might help you lose weight and avoid diabetes.

Your body knows when it’s fat

Published April 4, 2020
You can fool your body's internal scale into thinking you're fatter than you are — and lose weight.

Your complicated tongue, when water makes fire, metal-eating robots, and more

Published April 4, 2020
Today we cover how cuisine is pretty old, whether rain causes eruptions, how your tongue is pretty complicated, robots that eat metal for power, and more.