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2012-11-29 13:21:48

CHICAGO — Visceral, or deep belly, obesity is a risk factor for bone loss and decreased bone strength in men, according to a study presented today at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA). "It is important for men to be aware that excess belly fat is not only a risk factor for heart disease and diabetes, it is also a risk factor for bone loss," said Miriam Bredella, M.D., radiologist at Massachusetts General Hospital and associate professor of...

2012-11-28 00:21:57

CHICAGO, Nov. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Visceral, or deep belly, obesity is a risk factor for bone loss and decreased bone strength in men, according to a study presented today at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA). "It is important for men to be aware that excess belly fat is not only a risk factor for heart disease and diabetes, it is also a risk factor for bone loss," said Miriam Bredella, M.D., radiologist at Massachusetts General Hospital...

2012-11-13 16:25:22

DENVER, Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A just-released study by researchers at Johns Hopkins Medicine shows that when overweight or obese people lose weight, such as with the Atkins Diet(TM), they can have a significant reduction in inflammation (a key marker for heart disease) throughout their body, as measured by three common markers. The study also showed that those that followed a low-carb diet lost more weight than those following a low-fat diet, in fact 10 lbs. more overall, and the...

Want To Sleep Better At Night? Shed Some Belly Fat
2012-11-07 12:09:32

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Getting a good night's sleep is important to be healthy. However, a number of problems can prevent us from having a restful night. One such problem is being overweight or obese--an issue that has been studied immensely and closely linked to sleep deprivation. Now, a team of researchers at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, has found that weight loss, whether it be from dietary changes or from diet and exercise, can...

2012-11-06 08:27:56

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Nov. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Zafgen, Inc., a leading biopharmaceutical company dedicated to addressing the unmet needs of severely obese patients, today announced that it has initiated Phase 2a clinical testing of beloranib. This milestone follows the completion of three consecutive Phase 1b studies demonstrating rapid weight loss, reductions in body fat, improvements in cardiovascular risk factors and encouraging tolerability. Beloranib, a novel therapy for obesity that...

2012-10-24 07:30:45

NEW YORK, Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Winter's just around the corner, but colder temps are no excuse for hibernating or storing extra fat. Unlike our grizzly counterparts, big bellied men are actually carrying around some pretty "big" health concerns. "As your waistline grows, so do the risks," cautions prostate cancer expert, Dr. David Samadi, who has successfully performed more than 4,000 SMART robotic prostate removal surgeries, many on overweight men. (Photo:...

2012-09-22 23:01:39

Ideal Fitness Trends has released a video detailing techniques for people looking to trim their waists and burn belly fat at the same time. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 22, 2012 Jared DiCarmine, the owner of Ideal Fitness Trends has just put up a brand new video detailing for people the truth about certain exercises for love handles. A lot of people across the world believe that they can get rid of their love handles simply by performing numerous crunches and sit-ups everyday of the week....

2012-09-21 23:03:31

The owner of Ideal Fitness Trends has just released a brand new video all about how one can go about losing their love handles without fad dieting, boring exercise routines, or starving themselves to death. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 21, 2012 Jared DiCarmine, the owner of Ideal Fitness Trends has just released a brand new video for people looking for ways on how to lose love handles. Love handles, or what is known as the fat around one´s midsection is a very stubborn body-part that...

2012-09-14 23:02:17

RedCircle joins the fight against teenage obesity: New study shows overweight teens exhibit lower intelligence; authors call for an "early and comprehensive intervention" Houston, Texas (PRWEB) September 14, 2012 RedCircle Personalized Weight Management Inc., a subsidiary of American Rejuvenation Centers, announces the launch of their Teen Weight and Wellness Management Program in an effort to help overweight teens struggling with MetS and/or obesity. The program incorporates...

2012-09-02 23:01:33

Vic Magary uses the baseline of his own fat loss success in the creation of the 31 Day Fat Loss Cure. FatLossReviews.net releases its product review. (PRWEB) September 02, 2012 Vic Magary's popular fat loss program, the 31 Day Fat Loss Cure, is for average people. Modeled after the plan he used for his own 19.5lb fat loss, Vic designed the 31-Day FLC plan “for people of any age with average genetics who want to lose their belly fat without doing long, boring cardio workouts and...