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New Japanese study links slow eating to losing weight

New Japanese study links slow eating to losing weight

During the six-year study, the team noticed that changes in eating speed either resulted in increases or decreases in obesity and BMI . After taking account of potentially influential factors, the results showed that compared with those who tended to gobble up their food, those who ate at a normal speed were 29 percent less likely to be obese, rising to 42 percent for those who ate slowly.


Woman Fell Asleep With A Headache And Woke Up With British Accent

Woman Fell Asleep With A Headache And Woke Up With British Accent

FAS is usually caused by brain damage triggered by a stroke, a traumatic brain injury or a psychological experience, which is far less common than trauma-induced FAS. While it may seem like some kind of joke or invention for publicity, Myers swears that the condition she suffers from is very serious. In 2016, Lisa Alamia woke up from jaw surgery speaking with a British accent and was diagnosed with Foreign Accent Syndrome as well.


New strain of flu on the rise

New strain of flu on the rise

However, the stories of otherwise healthy people dying from the virus are really shocking and frightening. "If you have asthma or other lung diseases, you are at higher risk of developing complications from the flu ". The Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) reports that there were 995 lab-confirmed flu cases recorded between January 28 and February 3. If you are close enough to a person with the flu (3 to 6 feet) when they cough or sneeze, you can breathe in the virus and get ...


Second White House official resigns amid domestic violence accusations

Second White House official resigns amid domestic violence accusations

Conway highlighted that Gillibrand has said that President Clinton should have resigned over the Monica Lewinsky scandal. The president, she said, "is sympathetic to women and men who are victims of domestic violence ". Short then emphasized that as soon as Chief of Staff General John Kelly learned the full extent of the allegations, Porter was off the job job within 24 hours.


Your Guide to South Korea (And the Olympics!): Travelogue Podcast

Your Guide to South Korea (And the Olympics!): Travelogue Podcast

South Korean Prime Minister Lee Nak Yon on Sunday (Feb 11) hosted a lunch for the high-ranking delegation from North Korea, including the younger sister of the North's leader Kim Jong Un , Xinhua news agency reported . There was U.S. vice president Mike Pence's warning that even though he was attending the opening ceremony, he wasn't going to enjoy himself (or something like that).


OxyContin maker to stop promoting opioids to doctors

OxyContin maker to stop promoting opioids to doctors

Purdue's announcement said it dispensed with the greater part its business staff a week ago and will never again send deals agents to specialists' workplaces to talk about opioid drugs. After federal investigations, the company and three executives pleaded guilty in 2007 and agreed to pay more than $ 600 million for misleading the public about the risks of OxyContin.