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In his current show Dr. Oz discusses a weight loss plan that will help to lose 40 pounds of weight before spring, but one needs to overcome four hurdles to achieve this goal.
Fatty acid research reveals that a potential obesity pill may result from recent findings that show how good fat fights bad fat at the cellular level.
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Would you lose weight and get healthy for $100? Or would it take more? Maybe $1,000? How about $1 million? That’s what Dr.
Learning new tactics important for maintaining weight loss
Many people enter the process of weight loss surgery with the promise of a smaller body and much improved health.
For all of the detrimental effects that excess body weight has on a person’s health, there is one slight advantage to being a little heavier.
There are many, many programs to choose from when it comes to weight loss but not all are created equal.
If you thought the Dukan Diet was going to be the diet of the year, think again. The new 17 Day Diet, created by Dr.
Ultimately, weight loss can only be achieved when calorie intake is less than the amount of calories you burn over the course of a day.
Obesity is an epidemic in the United States and in other developed countries. More than half of Americans are considered overweight, and about a third are obese.
The two most common bariatric surgery procedures performed in the United States are the laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass and the laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band.
It’s pretty much impossible to watch television these days and not see Jennifer Hudson’s newest Weight Watchers commercial.
Being obese is a risk factor for a common, yet embarrassing, condition called stress urinary incontinence. Weight loss after laparoscopic gastric banding surgery can help, especially in women.
Every year, one of the most popular New Year’s Resolution is to lose weight, and a popular search engine suspects that 2011 will be no different.
Health experts anticipate small lifestyle changes that will make a big difference when it comes to fighting obesity in 2011.
The US Food and Drug Administration’s Endocrine and Metabolic Drugs Advisory Committee has voted to approve Contrave, a sustained-release combination drug to help with weight loss.
Carrying extra body weight puts you at risk for several conditions, including diabetes, heart disease and cancer.
It all began with a phone call. Darrell James Roodt asked Jennifer Hudson to lose weight in order to play the title role of Winnie Mandela in a film he was directing.
Dr. Neelu Pal was fired from New York University’s Medical Center after raising concerns and calling patients warning them of the dangers of Lap-Band surgery in January 2006. Her concerns were not about the gastric band device itself, but the lack of care given after surgery and incomplete or inaccurate medical forms taken prior to surgery. She has filed a wrongful termination lawsuit, which is still pending, and is now pursuing a career in law.
A gastric band is an inflatable silicone band placed around the top portion of the stomach to create a pouch that restricts food intake.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted marketing approval to Philadelphia-based Lannett Co. Inc.
A new study has shown that lesbians require sensitivity when dealing with weight issues.