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2014-03-26 11:25:03

Rate of death before age 50 remains comparable to 1960s Although people live longer today than they did 50 years ago, people who were overweight and obese as teenagers aren't experiencing the same gains as other segments of the population, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM). The life expectancy of the average American born in 2011 was 78.7 years, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and...

2014-03-26 10:55:43

A study published in Diabetologia (the journal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes) is the first to provide direct evidence that fetal brain response to a dose of sugar given orally to its mother is associated with the mother's insulin sensitivity. This may indicate that the risk of subsequent obesity and diabetes may be pre-programmed in the womb. The study is by Dr Hubert Preissl and Dr Andreas Fritsche, University of Tübingen, Germany and German Center for Diabetes...

2014-03-25 23:30:53

Whole Body Transformation has released their 90-Day Whole Body Transformation Kit, a breakthrough new weight loss system that is helping people around the world get back in shape. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Whole Body Transformation announced today the Whole Body Transformation Kit, their breakthrough weight loss system. The system is a potent blend of superfoods. It’s the first of its kind to naturally burn fat, fuel muscle and stave off hunger, regardless of the...

2014-03-25 23:21:49

Xtreme Fat Loss Diet, developed by Shaun Hadsall and Dan Long, is a brand new diet that helps people lose weight and improve overall health. The website Vkool.com released the full Xtreme Fat Loss Diet review, showing readers whether or not this product is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Many people around the world, especially women, want to lose extra fat and get in shape. Xtreme Fat Loss Diet is a brand new fat burning program that offers a lot of healthy food recipes...

2014-03-25 23:01:19

With summer just around the corner, Health News Wires recommends getting into shape by following the recommendations of two fat burning and weight loss reports. Boston, MA (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 While eating right and regular exercise are the key to a great summer body, sometimes specific weight loss techniques are the ticket to reaching established weight loss goals. Carrying excess fat is not only unhealthy, it is also unsightly. Regular exercise and a diet rich in fruits, vegetables,...

2014-03-25 23:00:37

SoCal Fit Body Boot Camp is gearing up to host a health and fitness seminar on March 28th entitled “How to Make 2014 Your Healthiest and Best Year Ever” in an effort to support its boot camp members and raise funds for the non-profit organization, Take Control of Your Diabetes. Pacific Beach, CA (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 On March 28th at SoCal Fit Body Boot Camp, starting promptly at 6:30 p.m., one of the nation’s leading health, fitness, nutrition and personal care professionals, Alex...

2014-03-25 16:26:24

Latin American Strategic Partner, Medix, Grows with the Acquisition of 13 Prominent Weight Management Clinics in Mexico City OWINGS MILLS, Md., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), a leading United States manufacturer and provider of clinically proven, portion-controlled weight-loss products and programs, announced today that Medix, a Medifast strategic partner and leading pharmaceutical manufacturer and distributor in Latin America, acquired 13 Slim Centers...

2014-03-24 23:26:43

The Gabriel Method is the latest program developed by John Gabriel, who promises to teach people how to reduce weight. An overview on the website Vinaf.com shows if the program is good for people to use. (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 The Gabriel Method was created by John Gabriel, a certified strength and conditioning specialist, who had over 25 years of experience in the fitness and health industry. The program provides people with a lot of exercises, techniques, tips and detailed instructions...

2014-03-24 23:04:25

Camp Shane, the country’s longest-running weight loss and fitness co-ed camp, announces major expansion with new location in Texas. Croton-On-Hudson, NY (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 San Antonio, Texas is the fifth location in the Camp Shane weight loss family of camps. This new facility is already receiving numerous requests for new camper applications for this summer’s weight loss camp programs which offer two, four and six-week options. The program's Texas Hill country setting is on...

Children Tend To Be More Active When Their Moms Are Too
2014-03-24 10:58:09

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Mothers raising a small child may want to stay active just to keep up with their toddler, but according to a new study in the journal Pediatrics active moms establish a dynamic lifestyle pattern for their children as well – a pattern that is often carried through to adulthood. Conducted by a team of British researchers, the new study equipped both children and mothers with activity monitors. The UK team found that youngsters are not...


Latest Obesity Reference Libraries

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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