Stress Raises Cholesterol Levels

It appears so for some people, according to a new study that examines how reactions to stress over a period of time can raise a person’s lipid levels. This finding is reported in the November issue of¬†Health Psychology, published by the American Psychological Association (APA). In a sample of 199 healthy middle-aged men and women, […]

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Oxidative Stress Inhibits Healthy Adipose Expansion

Recent studies have emphasized the association of adipose oxidative stress (Fat ROS) with the pathogenesis of metabolic disorders in obesity. However, the causal roles of Fat ROS in metabolic disturbances¬†in vivoremain unclear because no mouse model has been available in which oxidative stress is manipulated targeting adipocytes. In this research, we generated two models of […]

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