Thursday, October 23, 2008

The New Fat and Hormone That Reduce Appetite

A natural fat called OEA (olylethanolamide) has a direct relation to regulation of hunger and metabolism. Increasing its levels reduced appetite and weight in rats.
Scintists found another hormone (PYY3-36 hormone) that reduces appetite and calorie consumption (by a third) in both lean and overweight people.

The 2 new substances need further studies to present the basis of a new treatment of obesity. Until that, the best way to lose weight is still changing life style to eat healthy foods, reducw calorie intake and regularly exercise.

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2 substances tell body to stop eating

Source: Medical News Today