Diet beverages can play a positive role in weight loss

Peters, Wyatt, Foster, et al (2014). The effects of water and non-nutritive sweetened beverages on weight loss during a 12-week weight loss treatment program. Objective To compare the efficacy of non-nutritive sweetened beverages (NNS) or water for weight loss during a 12-week behavioral weight loss treatment program. Methods An equivalence trial design with water or […]

Arterial Stiffening Provides Sufficient Explanation for Primary Hypertension.

Klas H. Pettersen, Scott M. Bugenhagen, Javaid Nauman, Daniel A. Beard, Stig W. Omholt. Arterial Stiffening Provides Sufficient Explanation for Primary Hypertension. Hypertension is one of the most common age-related chronic disorders, and by predisposing individuals for heart failure, stroke, and kidney disease, it is a major source of morbidity and mortality. Its etiology remains […]