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Obese adults, diet, weight, protect, bone thinning, resistance exercise

Resistance exercise may preserve bone in older obese dieters

12 December, 2019 9:24 am 9:24 am

AUSTIN (Reuters ) – Obese adults who diet to lose weight may be able to protect against bone thinning with resistance exercise, a recent study suggests. Weight loss efforts among obese adults are linked to an increased risk of thinning, brittle bones that are prone to fractures, the study team writes in the Journal of … Read More


Afghan, poster, boy, Rashid, buckling, weight, expectations

Afghan poster boy Rashid buckling under weight of expectations

06 June, 2019 6:35 pm 6:35 pm

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) – No other spinner headed into the World Cup with a burden of expectation heavier than the one on Rashid Khan’s shoulders but seven matches into the tournament and the poster boy of Afghan cricket is buckling under the weight. His reputation, earned largely in franchise cricket, preceded him in England but … Read More