Monthly Archives: February 2012

Birth Day Influences Health

An LA Times article highlighted correlations between baby’s development, health, and other things with the birth season.  Here’s a few takes: Winter Births – may be correlated with male obesity, hating monotony and even schizophrenia. Spring Season – people born in Spring tend to be taller and have an elevated risk of Multiple Sclerosis Summer […]

See-sawing of losing weight

Why is it so hard to lose weight? Or even worse, when you reach your goal weight, the pounds pile on much faster afterwards! Research released last week in the New England Journal of Medicine shows changes in levels in the blood of many hormones involved in hunger and weight regulation. These changes cause the dieter […]