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2013-06-13 23:18:19

BMR testing allows physicians to more specifically pinpoint how many calories a person should consume to successfully lose weight. Dr. Arem, an expert in hormones and metabolism, is now offering BMR testing at The Texas Thyroid Institute in Houston, TX. Houston, TX (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 Weight loss is not an exact science. Popular perception is that losing weight is simple math: calories spent should exceed calories consumed. If it were this simple, we wouldn´t be facing such a rapidly...

2013-05-30 23:29:44

"If the scale in your house has the power to ruin your day, you haven't discovered the power of the Xcelerate Effect in your workout routine," says Kyla Gagnon, a trainer and professional bikini model. "All you need is 12 minutes a day and your own body to see fast results," says Gagnon. Victoria, British Columbia (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 As she strolls through her local gym, Kyla directs our attention to the long line of men and women on the latest cardio gadgets and says, "Does any of that...

2013-02-03 23:01:44

Weight Loss author John Barrett Hawkins shares 3 Secrets for raising your metabolism form his book Penitentiary Fitness. San Diego, Ca. (PRWEB) February 03, 2013 John Barrett Hawkins, author of Penitentiary Fitness: The Amazing Weight Loss Formula speaks before a group of overweight individuals and explains how weight loss works: "The word calorie is defined as a unit of energy, and the word metabolism describes the rate at which the body burns energy on an ongoing basis. Fat is the body's...

2013-01-15 23:01:38

Kicking off Diet and Resolution Week, January 6-12, and running through the end of the month, Synergy Lifestyle Center is offering an Initial Consultation to their weight loss program and full body composition report for $19. Bakersfield, CA (PRWEB) January 15, 2013 Weight control specialist, Synergy Lifestyle Center are celebrating Diet and Resolution Week all month long this January. For $19 new clients will receive an Initial Consultation to Synergy´s comprehensive medical weight...

2013-01-02 05:01:33

Capsiplex is now available for customers with improved formula that contains Red pepper and other additional ingredients which includes chili extract for quick weight loss Montgomery, Albama (PRWEB) January 01, 2013 The Capsiplex declares that the chili pepper (or capsaicin) in the pills motivates our metabolism so we burn more calories and therefore reduce body fat. It's an over-all declarations that organic foods are less hazardous than chemical involvements, when it involves health. The...

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....

2012-01-06 16:35:00

Using the Contour® Ab Belt system was shown to increase a person´s metabolic burn by an average of 20% while getting the additional benefits of improved ab muscle strength Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) January 06, 2012 New Clinical Research shows that while using the Contour Ab Belt you can burn 20% more calories at rest and get an ab strengthening working while doing chores, spending time with the family or simply relaxing on the couch? In one session you burn more calories and get 150...

2011-12-05 11:18:33

New study finds that subconscious nervous impulses may be prognostic markers for weight-loss outcome A recent study of obese volunteers participating in a 12-week dietary weight-loss program found that successful weight losers had significantly higher resting nerve activity compared to weight-loss resistant individuals. The study was accepted for publication in The Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM). The sympathetic nervous system is widely...

2011-08-26 11:07:54

Findings challenge one-size-fits-all weight assumptions Researchers at the National Institutes of Health have created a mathematical model — and an accompanying online weight simulation tool — of what happens when people of varying weights, diets and exercise habits try to change their weight. The findings challenge the commonly held belief that eating 3,500 fewer calories — or burning them off exercising — will always result in a pound of weight loss. Instead,...

2011-04-27 12:33:54

Findings from new study may explain why low-calorie diets are beneficial for human health A recent study accepted for publication in The Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM) found that higher metabolic rates predict early natural mortality, indicating that higher energy turnover may accelerate aging in humans. Higher energy turnover is associated with shorter lifespan in animals, but evidence for this association in humans is limited. To investigate...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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