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Diet and Weight Loss
Celebrity diet and weight loss issues again come into our attention after the recent Jennifer Love Hewitt bikini pictures case, where Hewitt was fighting back against bloggers who attacked her because of her recent bikini pictures that they felt made her look overweight.
The free, six-week Internet-based program provides strategies, tips and resources to combat the weight gain that the average person experiences during the holiday season.
The demand for weight loss pills is growing, but safety and efficacy of anti-obesity drugs should always be in focuse as study questions benefits of weight loss drug Rimonabant, made by Sanofi Aventis.
Diet with a little meat uses less land than many vegetarian diets.
As the number of obesity cases continues to soar in the United States, the number of bariatric surgeries performed annually for weight loss increases steadily. But surgeons are now beginning to see another wave of patients whose success with the surgery has started to wane.
At Ohio State University Medical Center, surgeons have performed the first incisionless procedure in the United States for weight gain following gastric bypass
Randomehouse says The Perricone Weight-Loss Diet is the biggest breakthrough in weight loss since Atkins diet program.
Study finds western-style 'meat-sweet' diet increases risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women. The "meat-sweet" diet is characterized by various meats, primarily pork but also poultry, organ meats, beef and lamb, and shrimp, saltwater fish, and shellfish, as well as candy, dessert, bread, and milk.
Overweight or obese white women are more inclined to ask for dieting help than their African-American counterparts.
Raw food diet means uncooked, fruits, vegetables, nuts, seeds, and sprouted grains. These raw foods can be eaten whole or combined to make the healthiest, most delicious meals, advocates Alissa Cohen's book Living on Live Food.
Americans alone spend more than a $1 billion a year on weight loss products. Imagine if the tens of millions of people worldwide had easy access to a diet pill. A commitment to a change in eating habits is required for the Alli diet pill to work.
Study examined effects of over-the-counter weight loss strength of orlistat - fda approved diet pill, branded alli.
How can people on a modest income eat a healthy diet and lose weight when they can't afford it?"
Mice model diet pill controls the ability of cells to burn fat. Even when the mice are not active, turning on the chemical switch activates the same fat-burning process that occurs during exercise.
A simple scoring system based on five medical factors accurately predicts which patients being considered for gastric bypass surgery would be at highest risk of dying.
Jenny Craig diet and weight loss introduces its latest celebrity client, Valerie Bertinelli.
You can initially lose 5 to 10 percent of your weight on any number of diets, but then the weight comes back. No evidence that staying on diet works in the long term
College students with higher body mass indexes tend to consider larger food portion sizes as typical and therefore eat significantly larger amounts of high-calorie foods.
More than half of dieters ignore standard recommendations of reducing their fat intake and increasing carbohydrate consumption, and still hope to lose weight.