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2014-10-24 23:06:05

PatchMD partners with ObesityHelp, Inc. LAGUNA NlGUEL, Calif. (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 Approximately 2,000,000 individuals have undergone weight loss surgery so far this century, with the number growing by about 200,000 per year. Different procedure types such as the RNY gastric bypass or the gastric sleeve involve both bypassing part of the absorptive area of the stomach along with physically limiting the size of the stomach. These procedures restrict overall caloric intake, thereby...

2014-10-23 20:29:39

Bariatric surgery performed under the expert care of Dr. Michael Feiz provides the results that save and transform lives. LOS ANGELES, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's very well known by now that comedian and talk show star Rosie O'Donnell has lost more than fifty pounds thanks to bariatric surgery and absolutely glows with her new slimmed downed look. What many people missed, however, was the fact that Ms. O'Donnell has been very vocal about the fact that her decision to undergo a...

2014-10-20 16:24:54

ROSEMONT, Ill., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Obesity affects individual patient care, the healthcare system and nearly every organ in the body. People with obesity often have other health problems, including diabetes, heart disease, certain tumors and cancers, and psychiatric disorders. However, the role of obesity in orthopaedic conditions and their treatment is less well-publicized. According to orthopaedic surgeon William M. Mihalko, MD, PhD, of Campbell Clinic Orthopaedics in...

2014-10-20 12:29:46

Medically-diagnosed as obese, weight loss clinic surgeon Dr. Sheih was able to successfully perform bariatric surgery on the teenagers. FORT MYERS, Fla., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Two Fort Myers teenage sisters, medically diagnosed as severely overweight, have successfully undergone adolescent bariatric surgery at Surgical Healing Arts Center in Ft. Myers. Moses K. Shieh, D.O., founder and one of two bariatric surgeons at the weight-loss clinic and bariatric surgery center,...

2014-10-18 23:00:55

Programs such as Michelle Obama's Let's Move campaign and the National Football League's Fuel Up to Play 60 program have driven awareness of the negative effects associated with childhood obesity and such awareness has resulted in parents being more active in finding fitness programs for their children, resulting in revenue growth for the industry. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Children's Fitness Center Franchises industry...

2014-10-16 16:35:18

LONDON, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Anti-Obesity Drugs in US$ Million. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company...

2014-10-16 08:30:33

Darlene, a 75 year old senior, shares her inspiring weight loss success story. She found longevity, happiness and health with the help of Roca Labs. Morbidly obese seniors have found new hope with Roca Labs' Gastric Bypass Effect®. COOKEVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Darlene, a 75-year-old senior from Cookeville, TN, is among the latest of the Roca Labs success stories. She has an incredible weight loss story--in just under one year, she lost 86 lb with the help of Roca...

2014-10-15 23:12:25

Rebounding with bellicon Proves Scientifically Superior Activity for Lowering Risk Chicago, IL (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 In a recently published paper in "Brain, Behavior and Immunity," researchers report that overweight and obese individuals have higher levels of stress-induced inflammation than those within a healthy weight range, increasing their risk for diseases including arthritis, diabetes, heart disease and cancer. Given that two-thirds of adults in the United States are...

2014-10-15 23:08:09

Women nationwide have turned to Diet Doc, the nation’s leader in medical weight loss programs, and are feeling more confident with a sexier, slimmer body while also reducing their weight-related breast cancer risk Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Although there is no direct scientific evidence that being overweight or obese actually causes breast cancer, it is thought that the rate at which women are diagnosed with this deadly disease does increase after menopause and that,...

2014-10-15 08:30:21

Four Gastric Bypass NO Surgery® users who lost 100 lbs without surgery flew to meet the stars from DWTS. Tommy Chong took the time to meet with them and hear of their success. TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Meeting on the Dancing With The Stars set, Tommy Chong was introduced to four users who lost 100 lb each without surgery thanks to Roca Labs' Gastric Bypass NO Surgery® regimen. While Tommy is slim and not a Roca Labs candidate, he was impressed by the weight loss...


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