Certain Diet Drugs Can Help Boost Weight Loss
• Weight Loss • Apr 05 05
Prescription weight-loss drugs can help consumers shed a moderate amount of weight when combined with a dieting regimen, a new study finds.
School food barges its way into UK election
• Weight Loss • Mar 30 05
Obesity raises diabetes risk up to 80 times
• Weight Loss • Mar 18 05
People who are obese are up to 80 times more likely to develop diabetes, a leading health charity said on Friday.
EU regulators joined forces with Europe’s advertisers and food industry Tuesday to tackle an alarming rise in Obesity, particularly among children.
Best fitness routine may depend on personality
• Weight Loss • Jan 17 05
Weight changes are hard on knees
• Weight Loss • Nov 10 04
Gaining a lot of weight in adulthood appears to increase the risk of needing surgery to repair arthritic knees, new research reports.
Obese children turn to surgery
• Weight Loss • Oct 31 04
An operation to reduce the stomach’s size is the last resort in the fight against weight gain.
Man Who Weighed Over 1,000 Pounds Gets Surgery
• Weight Loss • Oct 26 04
A Valentine, Neb., man who once weighed more than 1,000 pounds is recovering from surgery.
Want to lose weight? Watch those portion sizes
• Weight Loss • Oct 21 04
New study findings suggest that controlling portion sizes may be the fastest route to Weight Loss.
Gene to blame in rare cases of extreme obesity
• Weight Loss • Sep 30 04
Breastfeeding not the key to quick fat loss
• Weight Loss • Sep 14 04
Got grapefruit? It may help you lose weight
• Weight Loss • Aug 29 04
Antidepressant Effective For Weight Loss In Women
• Weight Loss • Aug 17 04
A drug approved for the treatment of depression and smoking cessation appears effective for long-term weight loss in obese women, according to researchers…
Lipitor cleared for heart attack prevention claim
• Weight Loss • Aug 06 04
Pfizer Inc. on Wednesday said U.S. regulators have allowed the company to advertise that Lipitor (atorvastatin) cuts the risk of myocardial infarction.
Overweight women overestimate physical activity
• Weight Loss • Jun 24 04
Young women, especially those who are overweight, tend to overestimate their levels of physical activity, according to a new study.
Liposuction May Not Aid Health
• Weight Loss • Jun 17 04
Liposuctioning your waistline can make you look just fabulous, but it won’t necessarily make you healthier.
Liposuction cuts fat but not disease risks
• Weight Loss • Jun 16 04
Obese women who lose weight may experience improved respiratory function, Canadian researchers report in the June issue of Chest.
Aetna joins other insurers in obesity fight
• Weight Loss • Jun 04 04
Obesity: Small Steps Help
• Weight Loss • Jun 03 04
For the obese, a small loss may be a big victory.
Being heavy goes hand-in-hand with having high blood pressure, especially for women, according to researchers.