Researchers Find a Link Between Obesity and Stress-Related Changes in Appetite

Researchers Find a Link Between Obesity and Stress-Related Changes in Appetite

January 27, 2023
Summary: Studies show that obese people, when exposed to stress, are more likely to choose foods high in calories, and they are also more likely to eat more when compared to lean people. The new study using fMRI found that when obese and lean people…

Cats More Likely To Reduce Stress In Emotional People

Cats More Likely To Reduce Stress In Emotional People

December 29, 2022
Summary: In the US, many universities have introduced a program called “pet your stress away.” In the program, students can interact with pets for stress reduction. It has been observed that pets help with pain. However, most of these pets are dogs. In the new…

How People With Chronic Pain Might Benefit From Pets

How People With Chronic Pain Might Benefit From Pets

December 27, 2022
Summary: Chronic pain is widespread, and medications may sometimes fail to provide sufficient relief. Moreover, people living with chronic pain also live with other mental health issues and comorbidities. Studies show that pets can help in chronic pain management in multiple ways. For example, pets…