Overweight men and women have less grey and white matter in key areas of the brain, a new study suggets. They also have greater impulsivity and ‘altered reward processing’, the study said. via rddit science
Researchers have developed an inexpensive, ultraportable balance board called BTrackS that provides fast, objective feedback on an athlete's balance disruption following a suspected concussion. Results from the team's first concussion detection study have revealed that it's about twice as effective as the most widely used balance test for concussion nationwide.
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Weight Watchers Works. For Two Out of a Thousand. (And They Probably Weren’t Fat to Begin With). One of the things you often hear – even among fat activists – is that 95% of weight loss attempts fail long-term. It sounds like an impressively discouraging number, but still, it leaves us with the idea that 5% of fat people are able to leave their corpulence behind and join the world of respectable, acceptable, normal-weight humanity. Or at least get somewhere in the vicinity..We should be so…