Latest Health Management Resources Stories

2013-01-12 05:04:34

Many health-conscious people begin the New Year with lofty goals, but eventually give up on them.

2011-12-27 11:00:00

Although the most popular dieting strategy is to simply "eat less", this leaves dieters feeling deprived and hungry, and more likely to eat off the diet.

2009-08-13 10:21:26

Meal replacements in a medically supervised weight loss program are successful in facilitating weight loss, according to a new study conducted at the University of Kentucky.

2008-10-30 15:00:14

Environmental changes implemented at 12 Dow Chemical Co. worksites helped employees achieve improvements in health risks, U.S. researchers said.

2008-07-08 18:00:09

U.S. researchers said a new study suggests tracking daily food consumption in a journal can double a person's weight loss.

2005-10-31 13:34:59

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Having trouble sticking to your diet and exercise program? Results of a new study suggest that telephone-based weight-loss counseling can help people shed pounds just as well as face-to-face counseling sessions. It's also more convenient and less expensive.

Word of the Day
  • Inward knowledge; understanding; conscience.
The word 'inwit' comes from Middle English inwit ("mind, reason, intellect, understanding; soul, spirit; feeling; the collection of inner faculties; one of five inner faculties; one of the outer bodily senses.; inward awareness of right or wrong, conscience"), from Old English *inwitt, inġewitnes ("consciousness, conscience, knowledge, knowing"), equivalent to in- +‎ wit. (Wiktionary)