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Metformin Does Not Improve Pregnancy Outcomes in Heavy Women

16 hours 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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Synbiotic dietary supplement shows metabolic health benefits in overweight people: DuPont data

Synbiotic dietary supplement shows metabolic health benefits in overweight people: DuPont data

19 hours ago   |   NutraIngredients-USA   |   2 articles

A combination of DuPontâs Howaru Shape probiotic and Litesse Ultra prebiotic may beneficially alter the gut microbiota and improve gut barrier function, says a new study from...
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Overweight patient denied NHS operation by York CCG

22 hours ago   |   BBC

Roland Crooke took a loan to pay for private treatment after being told to lose weight for hip surgery
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Effects of Exercise Modality on Insulin Resistance and Ectopic Fat in Adolescents with Overweight and Obesity: A Randomized Clinical Trial

1 day ago   |   The Journal of Pediatrics   |   3 articles

To examine whether a combined aerobic exercise and resistance exercise is more effective than either aerobic exercise or resistance exercise alone in improving insulin...
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Progress of life expectancy in the UK is slowing because of the obesity crisis

Progress of life expectancy in the UK is slowing because of the obesity crisis

3 days ago   |   Daily Mail

A report published today by Public Health England has warned more people being dangerously overweight could be making it harder to tackle heart disease, slowing life expectancy...
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A 12-wk whole-grain wheat intervention protects against hepatic fat: the Graandioos study, a randomized trial in overweight subjects

3 days ago   |   American Journal of Clinical Nutrition   |   2 articles

ABSTRACTBackgroundWhole-grain wheat is described as nutritionally superior to refined wheat and thus advocated as the healthy choice, although evidence from intervention...
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Obsessive-compulsive disorder may protect individuals from obesity

3 days ago   |   News Medical

A new study led by Amitai Abramovitch, assistant professor in the Department of Psychology at Texas State University, shows that individuals with obsessive-compulsive disorder...
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Does this boy look overweight to you? Mother is told her four-year-old son is dangerously heavy

Does this boy look overweight to you? Mother is told her four-year-old son is dangerously heavy

3 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Mica Pullen's four-year-old son Harley Gardner, of Preston, Lancashire, was weighed at school as part of the NHS National Child Measurement Programme. She was then sent a...
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Kybella for Men - Video Case Study

3 days ago   |   Facial Aesthetic Surgery

For many guys, one of the biggest things they want to get rid of is their double chin. It's often believed that a double chin is solely a result of being overweight but this is...
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Dan Hibbert: Getting through grief

Dan Hibbert: Getting through grief

4 days ago   |   Precision Nutrition

Early in their marriage, Dan Hibbert's wife, Susan, inspired him to take better care of himself and prioritize health and fitness. Later, after tragedy struck, Dan had to get...
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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 ...

Actos, a commonly prescribed drug for diabetes, can give you bladder cancer

Actos, a commonly prescribed drug for diabetes, can give you bladder cancer

The drug pioglitazone can allegedly help control and regulate blood sugar in people with type 2 diabetes. However, the results of a study have revealed that some patients with... Read more ...

Learn the Fundamentals of Weightlifting With This Beginner's Total-Body...

Learn the Fundamentals of Weightlifting With This Beginner's Total-Body Strength Workout

Before you start lifting heavy weights and doing advanced exercises , it's important you master the basic movements. Learning the basics will give your body time to adapt and... Read more ...

Healing foods that your body needs to thrive

Healing foods that your body needs to thrive

When it comes to your health, prevention is always better than cure. Why wait until you get sick and take prescription medication, which is often linked to negative side... Read more ...

Why prebiotics are absolutely essential to gut health

Why prebiotics are absolutely essential to gut health

Probiotics are famous for the many health benefits that they provide, such as improving digestion and boosting the immune system. Because of these, more people now include... Read more ...

Junk food ADDICTION: Cutting back on fries or chocolate may trigger...

Junk food ADDICTION: Cutting back on fries or chocolate may trigger WITHDRAWAL symptoms

Trying to quit eating junk food is easier said than done. This is because addiction to junk food is real and attempting to give it up may result in withdrawal symptoms. People... Read more ...

EMA rules omega-3 medicines ‘not effective' - no longer authorised for heart...

EMA rules omega-3 medicines ‘not effective' - no longer authorised for heart attack

The European Medicines Agency has said omega-3 fatty acid medicines are not effective in preventing further heart and blood vessels problems after heart attack â meaning... Read more ...

Dr. J Won't See You Now - Part 2

Dr. J Won't See You Now - Part 2

Dr. J looks forward I found it interesting that Bob Weider, in his last post on CalorieLab “It's Time To Say Goodbye,” mentioned the concept of having regrets. As this is my... Read more ...