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Intermittent Fasting Not As Effective For Weight Loss, Study Claims [Video]

Losing weight is an uphill battle for many people. Several turn to fad diets and other weight-loss programs to achieve their weight goals. Intermittent fasting is one of the more popular diets nowadays due to media coverage and testimonials from Hollywood celebrities. 

However, new research published in the Journal of the American Heart Association (AHA) appears to cast doubt on intermittent fasting’s efficiency. According to researchers from the nonprofit organization, calorie restriction may be more effective for weight loss than intermittent fasting. 

The study spanning six years showed that timing from the first meal to the last meal did not guarantee weight loss. Eating less overall and having fewer large meals resulted in more effective weight management. 

For the study, the team of scientists from AHA analyzed the electronic health records of about 550 adults (18 years old and older) who were followed for six years. Their records were obtained from three health systems in Maryland and Pennsylvania.

The participants had at …

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The Secret To Nonprofit's Social Media [Video]

Nonprofit's have two audiences to focus on when it comes to social media; their investor donors and the people they serve. Curating the multiple paths is best traveled with a focus on authenticity and real time interactions that serve the mission. From MonomoySocialMedia.com, CEO Nicole Porter, shares her professional advice. / . . .This is a recent episode of The Nonprofit Show, the Nation’s daily live telecast, where the Nonprofit and Social Impact Community comes together each weekday discussing important topics from money to management to missions. If you lead or work for a nonprofit, social impact or service organization, or are thinking of starting a nonprofit, TheNonprofitShow.com is an excellent resource of current nonprofit information and operating strategies to make your social impact amazing. Each weekday there are new guest experts on the fast-paced 30-minute LIVE show, with topics ranging across nonprofit boards, foundations, grant funding, volunteer managers, donor relations, fundraising experts, NPO marketing, grant writers, philanthropy donors, nonprofit legal and tax professionals, CFRE info, nonprofit donor and crm software, charity tax expertise, virtual galas, charity auctions, online nonprofit charity event programs, social impact strategic planning, fundraising and fund development, fiscal sponsorships, capital campaigns, community impact analysis, donation management, nonprofit jobs, donor advised funds, nonprofit HR, nonprofit classes, training, global NGO organizations, as well as nonprofit sector Thought Leaders. Listen to the Show on your favorite podcast channel. The American Nonprofit Academy provides our Nation’s nonprofit social impact community collective News, Inspirations, and Training. #fundraising #nonprofit #socialimpact

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CHD Files Comments with FCC Urging Accommodation of Millions of People Sickened by Wireless Radiation Children's Health Defense [Video]

Press Release For Immediate Release On May 16, Children’s Health Defense and 50 other nonprofits, safe technology and disability advocacy groups filed legal comments with the Federal Communications Commission in response to the FCC’s request for comment on how to “prevent and eliminate digital discrimination.” The proceeding was required by the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs […]