Browsing Archive: May, 2018

Snuggle in? or get out and get moving?

Posted by Maria Lennartz on Wednesday, May 23, 2018,



Winter Woe: Your body's chemical switch has flipped to storing more fat.

Get your motor running. University of Colorado researchers discovered that their production of ATLPL, a chemical that promotes fat storage, almost doubled during the winter and dropped during the summer. But you're not doomed to don fat pants all season, scientists say. Exercise may increase SMLPL, the muscle enzyme that promotes the burning of fat, to offset the sneaky winter gains and promote effects of ATLPL. "We found...


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