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2014-09-22 23:06:53

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Sleep Apnea Diagnostic and Therapeutic Devices markets. Global market for Sleep Apnea Diagnostic and Therapeutic Devices is projected to reach US$8.7 billion by 2020, driven by high prevalence of obesity, hypertension and diabetes, all of which represent significant risk factors for developing obstructive sleep apnea. San Jose, California (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – Sleep is an essential part of human...

childs play
2014-09-22 03:00:59

William Raillant-Clark, University of Montreal While public health authorities focus on the physical activity benefits of active play, a new study from the University of Montreal reveals that for children, playing has no goal – it is an end in itself, an activity that is fun, done alone or with friends, and it represents "an opportunity to experience excitement or pleasure, but also to combat boredom, sadness, fear, or loneliness.” "By focusing on the physical activity aspect of...

2014-09-21 23:02:48

Shane Michaels releases a review of Weight Destroyer, the latest weight loss and health improvement guide from fitness expert Michael Wren Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 Weight Destroyer, a weight loss and health improvement method developed by fitness expert Michael Wren that has already helped tens of thousands of people finally lose stubborn weight and reverse health conditions like high blood pressure, high cholesterol, and accelerated aging has caught the attention of Shane...

2014-09-21 23:02:45

Shane Michaels releases a review of 6 Minutes to Skinny, Craig Ballantyne’s latest guide for men and women who want to get rid of stubborn body fat without traditional dieting. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 6 Minutes to Skinny, a fat loss guide and method created by fitness expert Craig Ballantyne that is showing men and women of all ages how they can boost their metabolism and blast away stubborn body fat using simple 6-minute exercises and easy-to-follow lifestyle tips...

2014-09-19 23:07:53

Dr. Dalencourt of William A. Graber, MD, PC has co-authored a chapter entitled "Medical Preparation for Bariatric Surgery" in a new book titled "The ASMBS Textbook of Bariatric Surgery: Volume 2: Integrated Health." SYRACUSE and HARTFORD, NY (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 A new book on weight loss surgery, entitled "The ASMBS Textbook of Bariatric Surgery: Volume 2: Integrated Health" published by Springer-Verlag, will feature a chapter by Dr. Gregory Dalencourt...

2014-09-19 23:04:15

Much like the Nordic Diet, Diet Doc’s goal is to help people improve their health, restore their figure and enjoy a more active lifestyle with natural, safe and fast weight loss Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 The Nordic Diet, which introduces a traditional Scandinavian style of eating, is making its way to the United States. Much like Diet Doc’s medical weight loss programs, the Nordic Diet emphasizes cooking and eating good food which leads to improved health. The Nordic diet...

2014-09-19 20:22:13

The amazing aesthetic difference of weight loss surgery is readily apparent, but that's only the beginning of the benefits it provides to one's health and wellness LOS ANGELES, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The medical experts at Beverly Hills Physicians understand that, to benefit from a truly well-balanced lifestyle, an individual needs to address both their physical appearance and their health and wellness. That's why bariatric weight loss procedures have always been such a perfect match...

2014-09-18 23:08:59

Premier Baltimore dermatology practice Maryland Laser Skin and Vein is the first practice in the area to utilize the innovative UltraShape treatment. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 A recent press release announced that that new UltraShape body shaping system has been approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration for fat cell destruction. While not yet available for widespread purchase in the US, landmark dermatology center Maryland Laser Skin and Vein is one of the...

2014-09-18 23:04:30

Baptist Health and the YMCA of Florida’s First Coast have teamed up to help local employers enhance the health of their employees while also helping to increase productivity. Jacksonville, Fla. (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Baptist Health and the YMCA of Florida’s First Coast have teamed up to help local employers enhance the health of their employees while also helping to increase productivity. Baptist Health and the YMCA have developed a personalized, analytics-driven program called...

obesity
2014-09-18 03:30:43

Brittany Behm, The JAMA Network Journals The prevalence of abdominal obesity and average waist circumference increased among U.S. adults from 1999 to 2012, according to a study in the September 17 issue of JAMA. Waist circumference is a simple measure of total and intra-abdominal body fat. Although the prevalence of abdominal obesity has increased in the United States through 2008, its trend in recent years has not been known, according to background information in the article. Earl...


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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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