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2014-03-05 12:26:16

To Attend American Society of Bariatric Physicians Biannual Meeting, March 12-16 MIAMI, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eric C. Westman, MD, MHS, has been named Chair of the Scientific Advisory Board of KE Diet, a ketogenic diet and lifestyle company headquartered in Bay Harbor Islands, FL. The announcement was made by Oliver R. Di Pietro, MD, FACP, President and CEO of the company. "We are delighted to welcome Dr. Eric Westman to the Scientific Advisory Board of the KE Diet(®),"...

2014-03-01 23:02:05

Weight Loss & Obesity Management Market research report categorizes the global market into weight loss diets, fitness and surgical equipment, and services. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/weight-loss-obesity-management-market-1152.html (PRWEB) March 01, 2014 The "Weight Loss/Obesity Management Market – [Meal Replacements, Slimming Centers, Nutrition & Psychological Consultancy, Treadmill, Ellipticals, Strength Training, Gastric Bypass, Intragastric Balloon...

2014-02-28 16:22:56

DUBLIN, February 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lgrgzh/north_america) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the North America Weight Loss/Obesity Management Market - Forecasts to 2017" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lgrgzh/north_america ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The North American weight loss/obesity management...

2014-02-27 16:27:20

Congratulates the First Lady for Four Years of Let's Move SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- During a celebratory event at the White House today, First Lady Michelle Obama joined U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Margaret Hamburg to announce the first update to food nutrition labels in more than two decades. The announcement came on the fourth anniversary of Let's Move, an...

Dieters Beware Of Friends And Late Night Cravings
2014-02-25 07:37:00

Joan Robinson, Corporate Communications Manager, Springer-Verlag There’s more to dieting than just sheer willpower and self-control. The presence of friends, late night cravings or the temptation of alcohol can often simply be too strong to resist. Research led by Heather McKee of the University of Birmingham in the UK monitored the social and environmental factors that make people, who are following weight management programs, cheat. The study is published in the Springer journal...

2014-02-24 08:28:05

Patient Recruitment and Enrollment Now Underway WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eisai Inc. today announced that patient recruitment and enrollment are currently underway for CAMELLIA-TIMI 61, a randomized double-blind, placebo-controlled outcomes trial to evaluate the effect of long-term treatment with lorcaserin HCl on the incidence of major adverse cardiovascular events and new onset type 2 diabetes mellitus in obese (BMI > 30 kg/m(2)) and overweight (BMI > 27...

2014-02-18 23:29:49

Ace Medical Weight Loss Center helps physicians conquer obesity. The SlimPlate System will now be be offered to many more. Rock Hill, SC (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 When a physician took the oath to practice medicine, they likely had grand visions of helping sick people and making them well. They likely imagined having overweight patients come into the office and, with their help, turning themselves into thin, vibrant individuals who were no longer plagued with excess weight and the health...

2014-02-10 23:05:06

BalanceDiet™ Buckhead of Atlanta, GA, offers a weight management genetic fat test designed to create individualized lifestyle plans based on clients’ DNA—studies show that those who follow a DNA-based diet lose 2.5 times more weight than those who do not. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 Improved fitness is the most popular New Year’s resolution in America, but 25 percent of people fail to maintain the resolution past the first week (1) – which some attribute to people not...

Obesity Is A Disease Label Leads To Apathy
2014-01-28 14:07:43

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A team of researchers writing in the journal Psychological Science say that labeling obesity as a disease could cause some psychological damage, including apathy about the potential to lose weight. The American Medical Association (AMA) declared obesity to be a disease back in June 2013, so a team from University of Richmond and the University of Minnesota decided to look at how this labeling could effect the psychology of obese...

2014-01-23 23:01:40

The Texas Association for Bariatric Surgery is hosting a meeting in San Antonio on January 25 to discuss what can be done to stop America's obesity crisis and help people lead healthier lifestyles. Physicians and providers interested in learning more about obesity treatment and weight management are welcome to attend. (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 The United States is in the midst of an obesity crisis. Sixty percent of adults are obese or overweight and for the first time in history the...


Word of the Day
glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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