Archive: 09/4/2007

Professor identifies new eating disorder

A University of Iowa professor is making a case for a new eating disorder she calls purging disorder. The disorder is similar to bulimia nervosa in that both syndromes involve eating, then trying to compensate for the calories. ...

dateSep 04, 2007 in Psychology & Psychiatry
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Dell Launches Its Most Powerful Mobile Workstation Yet

Dell today introduced a mobile workstation, the Dell Precision M6300, designed to free engineers, artists, developers and other professionals to run business-critical applications wherever they go with true desktop-level ...

dateSep 04, 2007 in Hardware
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Study reveals an ancient gene for lean

Researchers have revealed an antiobesity gene that has apparently been keeping critters lean during times of plenty since ancient times. The gene, first discovered by another team in flies, also keeps worms and mice trim, ...

dateSep 04, 2007 in
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Mojito cocktail garnish is recalled

The Food and Drug Administration announced the recall of approximately 5,000 cases of Rimmer Mojito Cocktail Garnish due to possible contamination.

dateSep 04, 2007 in Health
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'Skinny gene' does exist, researchers find

Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have found that a single gene might control whether or not individuals tend to pile on fat, a discovery that may point to new ways to fight obesity and diabetes.

dateSep 04, 2007 in Genetics
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