A new study found that metabolically healthy obese individuals were at an increased risk of developing metabolic syndrome Metabolic syndrome is a precursor for health problems including heart disease, diabetes, and strokeThe study followed 6,809 people over 12 yearsIf you're obese, new research says you're at an increased risk for developing serious health problems down the road — even if you're healthy right now. Advertisement - Continue Reading Below Conducted by researchers at the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and published in the May issue of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, the study found that people who are 30 pounds or more overweight may want to consider dropping pounds to decrease their chances of developing serious health problems later on in life — including diabetes, heart disease and stroke — even if they currently don't have any other health problems."Common medical wisdom has been that some people who are obese seemed to be … [Read more...] about Can You Be Obese and Perfectly Healthy? A New Study Says No
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HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A man arrested with multiple weapons at a downtown Houston hotel hours before one of the city's largest New Year's Eve parties has been cleared of a felony charge.Russell Ziemba was no-billed on a felony assault bodily injury charge, according to court documents. He still faces two misdemeanor charges for trespassing and carrying a handgun in a vehicle.Ziemba was found with a loaded rifle and hundreds of bullets in his hotel room on the 26th floor of the Hyatt Regency Downtown on Dec. 30, 2017. The suspect was arrested the morning before hundreds were set to gather to celebrate New Year's Eve at the Hyatt.Ziemba was held in the Harris County jail for a week, but was released on a $20,000 bond on Jan. 5, 2018. After posting bond, Ziemba was subjected to certain restrictions. A judge ordered that he could not have access to alcohol or guns. Officials also issued him an ankle monitor to keep him under house arrest.Houston police originally said they found three … [Read more...] about Armed man found at Houston Hyatt hotel before New Year’s Eve party cleared of felony charge
THE Hackney teen knifed to death in the street was friends with gunned-down Tanesha Melbourne and survived being stabbed five times on New Year's Eve. Israel Ogunsola died 25 minutes after cops were flagged down to find the stabbed 18-year-old near his home in East London. Israel had survived a previous attack when he was targeted alongside a friend on Old Street, north London, as a "warning" by a rival gang. A friend, who wished to remain anonymous, said: "Israel was lovely, I couldn't believe it when I heard he had been killed. "He was stabbed five times at St Bart's Court over New Year as well, I would not have let him out the house if it were my son. "I cannot believe that this has happened to him, that stabbing was a warning and now he is dead. "He nearly died. They had to save his life." A Facebook profile in his name shows Israel was friends with Tanesha Melbourne - killed in a drive-by shooting in Tottenham, North London, just days ago. Devastated pals referenced … [Read more...] about Teen knifed to death in Hackney was friends with tragic Tanesha and survived New Year’s Eve stabbing
The new year is upon us, and we all have our goals of finally getting that 6 pack abs and shredded physique we’ve been dreaming about. Well, this isn’t going to happen overnight! Also, this isn’t going to happen without a legitimate plan. Check out these tips on how you can make sure that you achieve your New Year’s Resolution this year! Yes, there are some good fat burners out there, but most of them are going to drain your adrenal system and leave you worn out and dehydrated in a matter of days. Instead, focus on drinking more high-quality tea and coffee this year! Bulletproof coffee is a trend that has been growing in the United States for the last couple of years, and people are quickly learning how this morning drink can help them with their fitness goals. Green tea is commonly known to be an excellent fat burning aid as well, but did you know there are other teas which can help even more? Yerba mate tea, matcha tea, and oolong tea are all fat … [Read more...] about 3 Tips for Achieving Your New Years Resolution This Year
Now that it’s 2018, you’re probably well underway with your New Year’s resolutions. And, it’s pretty likely that getting in shape is at the top of your list. The good news is most retailers are here to help you out, by offering amazing discounts on popular fitness equipment you can use at home.So, if 2017’s common excuse was “I don’t have time to get to the gym,” you’re in luck! There’s no getting around meeting your goals and fitting in a sweat session when you can do so at your convenience, in the comfort of your home.MORE: 6 Ways Nutritionists Actually Stick To Their New Year's Resolutions“As a busy [woman], you can have every intention of getting to the gym, but life gets in the way. Kids get sick; sitters cancel; cars need to be serviced. But, if you have gym equipment at home, then you can improvise and not miss a sweat session,” says Rebecca Gahan, certified personal trainer, and owner and founder of … [Read more...] about Stick To Your New Year’s Resolution With This Home Gym Equipment—On Sale Now!