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Weight loss programs that work for fitness and a living a longer life. Which weight loss plans are hype and which ones can help you shed pounds? What you need to know about diet and lifestyle, dietary supplements and research about the benefits of weight loss. Is obesity healthy for some people? Find out what diet and weight loss lifestyle can work for you. Symptoms of obesity and diseases related to excess weight.

Fastin.org Unveils Fastin Weight Supplement Loss Pills

Fastin, from Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals, is by far the hottest-selling nutriceutical weight loss supplement on the market today. The folks at Fastin.org are so confident in the results achieved from a recent customer satisfaction survey that they are now offering a free trial on their web site.

The rights to Fastin were previously owned by Smith Kline Beecham Pharmaceuticals, and most recently acquired Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals. Smith Kline Beecham developed phentermine HCL under the brand name Fastin up until 1998.

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Merck's Weight Loss Trial Reports Success, Side Effects

Merck has reported both positive and negative results from its pivotal trial showing that patients taking Taranabant significantly loose weight, but they also suffer from adverse side effects.

Merck conducted a pivotal trial including 2500 patients. The trial lasted a year and included regular exercising and diet. Patients taking 2mg dose lost 14.5 pounds (6.6 kg) in average, compared to 5.7 pounds of those taking a placebo. Taranabant taking patients weighed 4% less than those taking a placebo just 36 weeks after trial start.

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Super Loser's Guide To Weight Loss Success

Often the most challenging part of losing weight is creating a new, healthy way of life. Structure House, a residential weight loss facility, has completed a study which followed a group of successful weight loss participants to discover their strategies for losing weight and keeping it off. The project, entitled "The Skinny on Super Losers," followed 29 Structure House graduates and was presented at NAASO, The Obesity Society's Annual Scientific Meeting.

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Office Furniture Helps Fight Fat

In 2006, 66% of Americans were overweight or obese. Did the obesity rate in America come from working in seated sedentary jobs? Or do we prefer seated sedentary jobs because 66% of us are overweight or obese? No one knows for sure, but Texas based Neutral Posture is planning to do what it can to reverse this trend. Recently, Neutral Posture introduced the N

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