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What is ‘smart’ nutrition, and how will it revolutionize food?

What is ‘smart’ nutrition, and how will it revolutionize food? While the idea of legislating diet will catch in more than one person’s gorge, thankfully there is an alternative, and it’s called the smart nutrition revolution.) When it comes to personalized diets based on genetic mutations, there are literally hundreds of mutations at play.

/fit/izen is on a diet

/fit/izen is on a diet What' s the lowest calorie diet you' ever been on while cutting mil?Ci% t',' l I' m currently on a we calorie diet.

Ricky Gervais says he's packing on the pounds and gives zero f*cks about it

Ricky Gervais says he's packing on the pounds and gives zero f*cks about it During a Tonight Show interview, Ricky Gervais called bullsh*t on Jimmy Fallon's polite compliment about Gervais' physical appearance and it's hilarious."Look at me!

New study counts your calories ... based on your tweets

New study counts your calories ... based on your tweets That's what's being suggested by new research out of the University of Vermont's Computational Story Lab, which paints a portrait of how many calories people are burning and eating in different parts of the country — via their tweets.states, with below-average counts of the word "running" while higher than usual counts of "getting my nails done" for its low-intensity activities.

Scientists find another reason to cut your sugar intake: Alzheimer's disease

Scientists find another reason to cut your sugar intake: Alzheimer's disease researchers say they've spotted the molecular "tipping point" that could explain sugar's ties to Alzheimer's disease.Their findings provide further evidence that there might be a link between high blood sugar levels and the memory-robbing disease, though they don't prove that sugar causes Alzheimer's outright.

You are what you tweet: Researchers predict dieting success from social media traits

You are what you tweet: Researchers predict dieting success from social media traits But it might not be so obvious just how much your use of sites like Twitter or Instagram reveals.In a new study, researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have shown they can predict dieting success with 77 percent accuracy.

Before you choose a new diet, you should find out what your ancestors ate

Before you choose a new diet, you should find out what your ancestors ate Plants such as wheat and vegetables provide “short-chain” fatty acids and must be converted to the long-form type in order for the human body to use them.In its genome studies, the researchers found that southern European genomes mutated to produce more long-chain fatty acids from the shorter variation.

Our fruits and veggies aren't as fresh as you might think

Our fruits and veggies aren't as fresh as you might think When it comes to some supermarket produce, "fresh" is a relative term.In sealed rooms, levels of oxygen, carbon dioxide and nitrogen, as well as temperature and humidity, are regulated to keep apples in a state of suspended animation.