Tag: "slimmer" at medical news
Obesity is risk factor for aggressive prostate cancer
...e patients," with risks two to three times that of slimmer
patients. The new study exploring the relationship between the size of the prostate gland and severity of disease also looked at patients in the SEARCH Database. "Men with smaller prostates tend to have smaller cancers than men with larger prostates...
Tobacco companies designed cigarettes 'to addict women,' according to new study
...eport, describes a rationale for designing longer, slimmer
cigarettes and creating the illusion of a "healthier" product: "Most smokers have little notion of their brand's tar and nicotine levels. Perception is more important than reality, and in this case the perception is of reduced tobacco consumption." ...
New scientific review shows vegetarian diets cause major weight loss
...for weight loss. Vegetarian populations tend to be slimmer
than meat-eaters, and they experience lower rates of heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, and other life-threatening conditions linked to overweight and obesity. The new review, compiling data from 87 previous studies, shows the weight-loss ...