Lack of sleep increases unhealthy abdominal fat, study finds — ScienceDaily

New research from Mayo Clinic shows that lack of sufficient sleep combined with free access to food increases calorie consumption and consequently fat accumulation, especially unhealthy fat inside the belly.

Findings from a randomized controlled crossover study led by Naima Covassin, Ph.D., a cardiovascular medicine researcher at Mayo Clinic, show

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West Louisville residents lament lack of healthy food options while more stores planned for east end | News

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — With another major grocery store announcing a new opening in east Louisville, those in west Louisville are wondering when they too will have more access to healthy and affordable food.

Delores Stokes and Billy Green are two of those who said those in west Louisville deserve

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Fast-food employees protest treatment, lack of safety supplies in front of Folsom restaurant

FOLSOM, Calif. (KTXL) — Local fast-food workers told FOX40 the conditions they’ve been forced to work under need to change, and it is the reason why they hit the picket line Tuesday in Folsom.

The demonstration happened in front of a Jack in the Box on Greenback Lane, and workers

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