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Increased Access To Nature Trails, Forest Lands – Not Nature Preserves – Could Decrease Youth Obesity Rates

Nathan Hurst, University of Missouri Research suggests local policymakers should evaluate outdoor resources to encourage exercise As youth obesity levels in America remain at record high levels, health professionals and policymakers continue...

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2014-09-16 23:10:28

Diet Doc’s new Emotional Eaters Diet Plans have helped people nationwide improve their health and restore their figure New York, NY (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Emotional eaters generally turn to food, not because they are actually hungry, but for comfort during times of stress, loneliness, and frustration. These comfort foods typically consist of fatty, sugar laden treats that may provide temporary relief, but can lead to unwanted weight gain, as well as sabotaging the best laid weight...

2014-09-16 23:09:11

One of the top rated online based personal trainer provider Your Online Personal Trainer has unveiled a brand new personal trainer system that will see clients keen on losing weight access custom and personalized diet and fitness plans from just 53p per day London, UK (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 One of the top rated online based personal trainer provider Your Online Personal Trainer has unveiled a brand new personal trainer system that will see clients keen on losing weight access custom...

2014-09-16 23:03:36

Dr. Leigh Montes named Co-Director of expanded Bariatric program. Doctor’s expertise to improve weight loss options for Hudson County residents. Hudson County, NJ (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 CarePoint Health is proud to announce that a leading Bariatric Surgeon, Leigh Montes, MD, has joined our expanded Bariatric program as Co-Director of Bariatric Surgery at Christ Hospital. Our system welcomes Dr. Montes to the community. New Jersey Bariatric Center, a medical and surgical weight loss...

2014-09-16 12:29:56

-- National Weight Control Registry Investigates Behaviors for Success -- FT. WASHINGTON, Pa., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study of people who have lost substantial weight and kept it off long term finds that low calorie or sugar free beverages were a helpful tool in their weight management efforts, as reported by the study participants. The study was conducted by the National Weight Control Registry (NWCR), which is the largest longitudinal study of people who have lost...

2014-09-15 23:09:01

Summer is drawing to a close and with Thanksgiving and Christmas drawing closer, many of the well-prepared gift-givers of the US will be starting to plan what they’ll give to their loved ones this festive season. The team behind SlimPlate System, one of the US’ leading weight loss methods, is encouraging more people to give the greatest gift of all this year – the chance to kick-start a brand new, healthy and happy lifestyle with their collection of portion control plates. Rock Hill,...

2014-09-15 23:08:06

Diet Doc created gluten free diet plans to help their patients with gluten allergies avoid side effects and lose unhealthy and embarrassing excess fat Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Many people have difficulty losing excess weight because their diet plans are not sensitive to those with gluten allergies. The intolerance to this protein found in wheat causes side effects that may include diarrhea, fatigue and joint pain. With this in mind, Diet Doc developed their medical...

2014-09-15 16:29:19

MarketOptimizer.org adds new report "Spain Aesthetic Lasers and Energy Devices Market Outlook to 2020" to its store. The report provides value, in millions of US dollars, volume (in units) and average prices (in US dollars) within market. DALLAS, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- "Spain Aesthetic Lasers and Energy Devices Market Outlook to 2020 , provides key market data on the Spain Aesthetic Lasers and Energy Devices market. The report provides value, in millions of US dollars, volume...

2014-09-12 23:05:54

Diet Doc’s specialized diet plans allow patients to take control of their own health and to prevent diabetes with the nation’s leading doctor-designed, medical weight loss solution Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 Almost everyone knows that carrying extra weight, especially around the middle, has been linked to a variety of health conditions, including diabetes. However, not everyone knows that making simple lifestyle changes, reducing caloric intake and making healthier food...

2014-09-12 23:04:57

New Data Shows 71 Percent Increase in Sales of Healthier School Meals Products Nationwide Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 As the latest phase of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) strong school nutrition standards take effect, the Alliance for a Healthier Generation will honor 250 schools for becoming healthier places. School leaders will receive National Healthy Schools Awards at the Alliance for a Healthier Generation’s Leaders Summit, September 12 – 13, in...

2014-09-12 23:04:49

Parents are encouraged to support healthy choices for the entire family. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month and The Ohio Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (http://www.ohioaap.org) wants to educate parents about the risks associated with childhood obesity, and help them find ways to keep their young ones healthy and active. “More than 23 million children and teenagers in the United States are obese or overweight,...


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International Journal of Obesity
2012-05-14 15:47:25

The International Journal of Obesity (IJO) is a peer-reviewed medical journal published by the Nature Publishing Group. As of May 2012, the editors-in-chief are RL Atkinson and I MacDonald. The journal addresses the development and treatment of obesity, and the functional impairments associated with the obese state. It publishes basic science and clinical studies that address the biochemical, epidemiological, genetical, molecular, metabolic, nutritional, physiological, psychological and...

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Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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