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2013-03-08 00:25:55

Overweight couch potatoes live a dangerous life: Epidemiologists estimate that about 80 percent of the most common diseases are linked to severe overweight and obesity and a sedentary lifestyle. Obese people are at an increased risk for cardiovascular diseases, vascular diseases, hypertension, diabetes and cancer. This lowers their life expectancy. Weight loss and physical activity help to counteract this. Women who lose weight lower their breast cancer risk. Regular physical activity lowers...

When You Eat As Important As What
2013-01-29 19:14:30

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Researchers wrote recently in the International Journal of Obesity timing is a necessary factor when considering a weight-loss plan. Most weight-loss plans essentially come down to just calorie counting and exercising. However, the latest research shows timing should be part of that consideration. "This is the first large-scale prospective study to demonstrate that the timing of meals predicts weight-loss effectiveness,"...

Research Continues To Find Health Problems Linked To Childhood Obesity
2013-01-14 14:04:26

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Obesity research just keeps piling up, as another study points out more of the health problems linked to the childhood weight crisis. A new UCLA study focused on the how childhood obesity has immediate consequences, and found that these youngsters are at a far greater risk than previously thought. When comparing obese children to those of normal weight, the team found that those who are overweight are at nearly twice the risk...

2013-01-02 05:03:15

Arem Wellness and the Texas Thyroid Institute (Houston, TX) are proud to announce the release of The Thyroid Solution Diet (Atria; Release date: January 8, 2013). Houston, TX (PRWEB) December 31, 2012 For so long, it has been believed that losing weight successfully and long term can simply be achieved by eating less and exercising more. Unfortunately, it is not always as simple as that. Science is now discovering that when a person becomes overweight, regardless of what caused or fueled...

2012-12-09 05:03:25

Leptiburn reviews have been popping all over the internet due to the success of this supplement. HealthAvenger.com reveals whether LeptiBurn is really a fantastic supplement for those people who are looking to break their weight loss plateau or jump start their new weight loss program. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) December 07, 2012 There are thousands and thousands of men and women find themselves fighting tooth and nail to lose every ounce of fat and they are just not getting the results they...

Carbohydrates At Night May Help Reduce Some Health Risks
2012-11-13 09:37:18

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new study found that that limiting consumption of carbs to dinner meals could help decrease the risk of diabetes and cardiovascular disease while boosting satiety. The research was conducted by a group of investigators from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. The scientists were interested in studying an experimental diet where carbohydrates were mostly consumed during dinnertime. In particular, they wanted to see how this...

Timing Is Everything When It Comes To Obesity
2012-11-12 11:52:16

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A certain level of excitement and anticipation exists when a conductor takes to the stage and taps his baton on the stand. Each member of the orchestra stiffens, ready to follow his timing, each playing their part when directed. While the conductor is clearly in control of the timing of the evening, there is nothing to stop one individual performer from stepping out on his own and causing complete chaos. One early strike by the...

2012-11-02 14:41:57

Bariatric surgery, which significantly curtails the amount of food a person can eat, is the most effective treatment against obesity and is being recognized as a potentially valuable tool in the fight against diabetes related to obesity. It is being performed on increasing numbers of people worldwide, including teenagers. Unfortunately, some types of bariatric surgery may also cause bone loss, a cause for concern, particularly when carried out on young people who have not yet reached their...

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