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2014-10-06 23:08:00

In Celebration of International Walk to School Day on October 8, the California Podiatric Medical Association Weighs in on Childhood Obesity and Offers Healthy Walking Tips Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) October 06, 2014 “Physical activity can have an impact on cognitive skills and attitudes and academic behavior, all of which are important components of improved academic performance. These include enhanced concentration and attention as well as improved classroom behavior.” – Centers for...

2014-10-06 20:23:30

Famed bariatric surgeon Dr. Feiz and his team at Dr. Feiz and Associates share some of their favorite celebrity quotes about weight loss surgery LOS ANGELES, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As an acclaimed weight loss surgeon, Dr. Feiz has earned a reputation as the ideal physician for those looking to undergo treatment or simply seeking information on such matters as the relative benefits of Lap Band vs gastric sleeve operations In fact, you need only check out Dr. Feiz on Facebook to see how...

2014-10-06 12:29:01

GAINESVILLE, Fla., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Representatives from more than 20 major health and medical organizations -- from family physicians, heart specialists and endocrinologists to orthopaedic and bariatric surgeons - convened for a summit in Chicago to begin discussions about how health professionals can better collaborate on providing care to individuals affected by obesity. The inaugural "National Summit for the Provision and Coordination of Care of an Obese Population"...

2014-10-06 04:22:00

LONDON, October 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 'Booze, Bets and BMI' survey reveals health and lifestyle trends based on casino game preference. - Survey of over 2,000 gamblers reveals slots players are most likely to be obese - Poker players have one of the lowest BMIs of all gamblers and exercise the most, while nearly three quarters of slots players and video poker players fail to meet recommended guidelines for physical...

Keeping Your Eyes On The Prize Can Help With Exercise
2014-10-02 03:31:23

New York University New research suggests the adage that encourages people to keep their "eyes on the prize" may be on target when it comes to exercise. When walking, staying focused on a specific target ahead can make the distance to it appear shorter and help people walk there faster, psychology researchers have found. Their study, which compares this technique to walking while looking around the environment naturally, offers a new strategy to improve the quality of exercise. "People...

2014-10-02 00:21:41

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Providing consumers lower-calorie foods is good for business and public health, according to a new research report from Hudson Institute, an independent policy research organization. The Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation (HWCF) asked Hudson Institute to analyze sales data from the 16 major food and beverage companies it counts among its members to determine both trends in sales and product availability. Hank Cardello, senior...

2014-10-01 12:30:45

2nd Annual ObesityWeek(SM) Conference Takes Place Nov. 2-7, 2014, in Boston, Mass. SILVER SPRING, Md., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This November, emerging weight loss solutions will be unveiled at ObesityWeek 2014, the premier international meeting designed to present the science behind obesity and excess weight prevention and treatment. ObesityWeek is expected to attract more than 4,000 international obesity clinical and research professionals, as well as those working...

2014-09-30 23:18:32

Dr. Myo Nwe’s “Fat Me Not” looks at physical and mental disabilities, and how some treatments may counteract efforts at weight loss. A new book from Dr. Myo Nwe examines how many diets often fail, in part because of complications with other conditions that are not fully taken into account. Rock Hill, South Caroilina (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 Treatments for both physical and mental disabilities can sometimes counteract weight loss efforts, according to Dr. Nwe, an obesity medicine...

2014-09-30 16:28:23

Bariatric surgery provides a number of life-changing benefits, and Dr. Feiz can explain precisely what to expect - and what not to expect - from your weight loss experience LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As patients of Dr. Feiz and Associates, or those who have seen Dr. Michael Feiz discuss gastric sleeve on Doctors TV program are well aware, weight loss surgery can change your life. However, one recent study has found that some obesity patients who suffer from...

2014-09-30 12:30:54

The weight loss specialists and bariatric surgeons at Beverly Hills Physicians show that you can lose weight, boost your health, and still keep a positive perspective LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The health, wellness, and beauty specialists at Beverly Hills Physicians understand that sustainable weight loss - and the boost in confidence that comes along with it - is best accomplished when it is part of a full life-style transition. Yet, too often, people assume that weight loss...


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