Raynaud’s and Brown Fat

Can Temperature Training Make Us Warmer and Slimmer?

In a recent study published in Trends in Endocrinology & Metabolism, Dutch researchers propose the theory that exposure to cold promotes weight loss.  We’ve seen this theory in previous research:  Exposure to temperatures cold enough to be uncomfortable promotes the […]

Brown Fat: Key to Obesity and Warmth?

We’ve written in the past about the news on good fat (brown) vs. bad fat (white), and how the good fat helps regulate body temperate by generating heat that burns calories.  Earlier news stories reported that when people are cold, […]