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2014-06-05 23:02:23

On May 22, 2014, CBS This Morning reported on the breakthrough fat-freezing technology CoolSculpting®. Dr Simon Ourian of Epione Medical Corporation offers his comments on CoolSculpting and says the treatment is now available at his Beverly Hills clinic. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 On May 22, 2014, CBS This Morning reported on the fat-busting technology CoolSculpting®, an FDA-approved device that targets unwanted fat with a patented cooling process. CoolSculpting...

2014-06-05 23:00:19

Dr. Greuner, Surgical Director of NYC Surgical Associates joins with a lipedema patient to increase public awareness of this debilitating disease. “A specialized form of liposuction is shown to be the only effective long-term treatment for lipedema,” he says. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 Cardiovascular surgeon Dr. David Greuner is successfully treating patients with lipedema, a chronic fat disorder that affects the legs and occasionally the arms, causing an abnormal...

2014-05-30 23:00:54

Ultra-targeted fluid uses four contouring ingredients for a multidimensional approach to eliminate cellulite. SAINT-MALO, FRANCE – PHYTOMER (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 -- PHYTOMER introduces the most powerful fight against cellulite yet, CELLULI ATTACK Concentrate for Stubborn Areas. Slimming ingredients from around the globe are extracted in eco-friendly methods and come together in a precise, high-tech formula. Even the deepest, most severe dimpling is reduced as fat cells are weakened, fat...

2014-04-24 08:35:18

Innovative technology is based on safe elimination of stubborn fat deposits through targeted cooling SAN DIEGO, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CoolSculpting has made a big impact on cosmetic medicine since it was initially FDA cleared in 2010, because it targets one of the most troublesome issues for many people--bulges of fat that don't respond to diet or exercise. It is completely non-surgical and non-invasive, and reduces problem areas through a pioneering technology called...

2014-04-09 15:59:18

Boston University researchers have learned new information about the consequences of overeating high-calorie foods. Not only does this lead to an increase in white fat cell production, the type prominent in obesity, but it also leads to the dysfunction of brown fat cells, the unique type of fat that generates heat and burns energy. This study is the first to describe how overeating causes brown fat cells to "whiten." Published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation, the results...

2014-02-11 12:26:34

Dr. Stephanie King, DC, expert in diet and non-surgical fat loss devices reviews the latest body contouring devices on the market today and releases her results. Dr. King concludes the best Body Shaping System for your clinic or spa to achieve SAME-DAY, painless circumferential loss (inch loss) is the Body Slimming Experts' Ultra-Slim Express or Ultra-Slim Plus II Lipo-Sculpture System. PASADENA, Calif., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. King answers the burning question in the Heath &...

Shivering Turns White Fat Into Brown Fat
2014-02-05 07:39:02

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Most of us put off exercising when it is cold outside. However, new research is showing that shivering, which is the body's way to stay warm, is as equally capable of stimulating the conversion of energy-storing "white fat" into energy-burning "brown fat" as bouts of moderate exercise. The findings were published in a recent issue of Cell Metabolism. For example, 1.8 ounces of white fat stores 300 kilocalories of energy and the same...

2013-11-19 23:22:23

Medical Aesthetics, a leading medical cosmetic treatment center, is proud to include CoolSculpting among its services. Cool Sculpt is an innovative weight loss treatment that employs targeted cooling technology to eliminate unflattering bulges of stubborn fat on various parts of the body. New York, NY (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 Medical Aesthetics, a leading medical cosmetic treatment center, is proud to include CoolSculpting among its services. Cool Sculpt is an innovative weight loss...

2013-11-19 13:18:59

Muscle movements generate body heat. However, body heat can also be generated in another way: body fat contains a small number of brown adipose cells – special fat cells that can generate heat without muscle activity. They do this using a protein known as UCP1 that enables babies or hibernating animals to keep warm without shivering. A research team at the University of Veterinary Medicine (Vetmeduni Vienna) has found that a specific chemical compound, an aldehyde, can activate UCP1 under...


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