Obesity

What is a low carb diet

What is a low carb diet

3 hours ago   |   Fitness Tips for Life

What is a low carb diet? I realized that I have mentioned a bunch of times about how people should lower the amount of carbs in their diet and increase the amount of protein in...
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Is Macular Degeneration Preventable?

1 day ago   |   Mercola

An intriguing presentation about the possible link between age-related macular degeneration and processed food consumption literally caught my eye. As presented in the featured...
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Prevalence of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Children with Obesity

1 day ago   |   The Journal of Pediatrics

To determine the prevalence of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in children with obesity because current estimates range from 1.7% to 85%. A second objective was to evaluate...
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Metformin Does Not Improve Pregnancy Outcomes in Heavy Women

1 day ago   |   Medscape

Adding metformin to diet and lifestyle advice does not improve pregnancy or birth outcomes in women who are overweight or obese, according to a clinical trial from...
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Should orthopedic surgeons withhold surgery from patients who are obese until they are optimized?

1 day ago   |   Healio   |   2 articles


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Speaker: Have a plan for obese patients who undergo TKA

1 day ago   |   Healio

ORLANDO - Orthopedic surgeons who perform joint reconstruction on patients who are obese should develop a plan to accomplish that goal in a way that is safe and successful for...
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1-hour, 2-hour OGTT similarly predict prediabetes in adolescent girls

1 day ago   |   Healio

In adolescent girls with obesity, a 1-hour oral glucose tolerance test demonstrated diagnostic accuracy similar to that of a 2-hour OGTT for predicting prediabetes, according...
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Common Fasting Regimens Reviewed

2 days ago   |   Mercola

Understanding what makes for a healthy diet and lifestyle has never been more important. Shockingly, obesity has now become a greater global health crisis than hunger, and is...
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Could Dirt be the Cure for Obesity?

Could Dirt be the Cure for Obesity?

2 days ago   |   Medindia Health

Clay materials had a unique ability to "soak up" fat droplets in the gut, stated new research.
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Large Restaurant Portions a Global Problem

Large Restaurant Portions a Global Problem

2 days ago   |   Medindia Health

Meals from fast food restaurants contained 33 percent fewer calories than meals from full service restaurants, suggesting fast food restaurants should not be singled out when...
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Obamacare Will 'Likely' Survive Judge's Ruling, Obama Tweets

Obamacare Will 'Likely' Survive Judge's Ruling, Obama Tweets

He reassures Americans as he reminds people to sign up for the health care program before the deadline. Read more ...

Squeezing in a Workout After Your Flu Shot Could Make the Vaccine More Effective

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Just got your flu shot and wondering if it's safe to push through your usual workout? Your arm might be sore for a couple days, but that's no reason to avoid the gym. "There is... Read more ...

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New evidence PROVES that air pollution affects the placenta of developing babies

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Bad back? Ayurvedic massage can reduce chronic lower back pain

Bad back? Ayurvedic massage can reduce chronic lower back pain

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Priest Torments Mourners By Condemning Teen's Death By Suicide At His Funeral

Priest Torments Mourners By Condemning Teen's Death By Suicide At His Funeral

During 18-year-old Maison Hullibarger's funeral, a priest criticized him for dying by suicide When Jeff and Linda Hullibarger met with Father LaCuesta ahead of their son's... Read more ...

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Most Accurate Tool Yet to Predict Asthma in Kids: Study

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How Allergies in Infants are Impacted by Diet During Pregnancy?

How Allergies in Infants are Impacted by Diet During Pregnancy?

In a longitudinal study of pregnant women across US, many of the women avoided certain allergenic foods to prevent food allergies in infants. Read more ...

BREAKING: Obamacare ruled unconstitutional by federal judge. era of forced...

BREAKING: Obamacare ruled unconstitutional by federal judge. era of forced government health insurance tyranny comes to an end

In a stunning ruling that's sending shock waves across the nation, a federal judge has ruled that Obamacare - the deceptively named “Affordable Care Act” - violates the United... Read more ...

New study explains why having a lower calorie intake is healthier for you

New study explains why having a lower calorie intake is healthier for you

A study from the University of Geneva backs the age-old knowledge that losing weight requires reducing your caloric intake. However, the researchers say it's not so your body... Read more ...

Two-year-old with severe epilepsy `unable to obtain' cannabis

Two-year-old with severe epilepsy `unable to obtain' cannabis

Jorja Emerson's family fought for weeks to secure the landmark prescription from a private hospital in London - but they have now been told they face a further delay in... Read more ...