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Overweight people really DO enjoy their food more than other adults, study finds

Overweight people really DO enjoy their food more than other adults, study finds Researchers at the University of Iowa studied 161 people of various sizes They found obese women needed to eat 12.5 pieces of chocolate to fall to the same level of taste perception as non-obese women who ate only 10 pieces  People who were… Read More »

Merck scouts replacements for CEO Frazier less than a year after scrapping retirement rule: report

It was less than a year ago that Merck’s board scrapped a policy that CEOs must retire at the age of 65 in a move designed to keep Ken Frazier around longer. Now, the company is scouting replacements for the long-tenured helmsman, Bloomberg reports.  Merck is preparing for Frazier’s exit and has kicked off a… Read More »

Are we more constipated than we think?

Doctors and the public are at odds over the symptoms of constipation, leaving some people without the advice or treatment they need, researchers say. While medics think infrequent bowel movements are an important sign, less than a third of the public does, a study found. The King’s College London team said a new definition for… Read More »