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2014-10-27 16:24:35

Patients with less internalized weight bias experience greater weight loss DANVILLE, Pa., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Internal weight bias - or the negative feelings people have about their own weight - influence the success people have after undergoing weight loss surgery, according to a Geisinger research study to be published in the December issue of Obesity Surgery. The Geisinger study, which is currently available online, is considered the first and only study to...

2014-10-24 23:06:05

PatchMD partners with ObesityHelp, Inc. LAGUNA NlGUEL, Calif. (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 Approximately 2,000,000 individuals have undergone weight loss surgery so far this century, with the number growing by about 200,000 per year. Different procedure types such as the RNY gastric bypass or the gastric sleeve involve both bypassing part of the absorptive area of the stomach along with physically limiting the size of the stomach. These procedures restrict overall caloric intake, thereby...

2014-10-24 23:05:43

7 Day Metabolism Fix reviews have been flooding the Internet and HealthyandFitZone.com reveals the truth about this program that promises to fix people’s metabolism, so that they start burning more fat faster. Houston, TX (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 7 Day Metabolism Fix claims to make one’s metabolism healthier without having to go on a strict diet or suffer exhausting programs. This has caught the attention of HealthyandFitZone.com’s Stan Stevenson, prompting an investigative review....

2014-10-24 08:25:26

Even a modest increase in Canadians' movement would substantially reduce premature deaths, diminish prevalence of chronic diseases and boost economic growth OTTAWA, Oct. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - According to a report by The Conference Board of Canada, getting just 10 per cent of Canadian adults to sit less and move more would reduce Canada's health care costs by $2.6 billion and inject $7.5 billion into the Canadian economy by the year 2040. This report, Moving Ahead: The Economic Impact of...

2014-10-23 23:08:33

‘Fat Me Not: Weight Loss Diet of The Future’ a book by Dr. Myo Nwe takes a personal look at patients’ struggles and victories in weight control, painting a clearer picture of why some fail and why some succeed. Dr. Nwe is a practicing physician at Ace Medical Group in Rock Hill South Carolina. Rock Hill, South Carolina (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 In her extensive new examination into the sciences of weight loss, Dr. Myo Nwe of the Ace Medical Weight Loss Center in South Carolina uses...

2014-10-23 23:05:49

Innovation from medical device market leaders is setting a new standard for minimally invasive and laparoscopic surgery, and leading to significant market growth, reports iData Research. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 According to an in-depth report by iData Research (http://www.idataresearch.com), the European laparoscopic device market was worth approximately USD 2.5 billion in 2014. Technological advances are leading the way, specifically in the markets for advanced bipolar...

2014-10-23 20:29:39

Bariatric surgery performed under the expert care of Dr. Michael Feiz provides the results that save and transform lives. LOS ANGELES, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's very well known by now that comedian and talk show star Rosie O'Donnell has lost more than fifty pounds thanks to bariatric surgery and absolutely glows with her new slimmed downed look. What many people missed, however, was the fact that Ms. O'Donnell has been very vocal about the fact that her decision to undergo a...

2014-10-23 20:29:30

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Women who developed gestational diabetes and were overweight before pregnancy were at a higher risk of having daughters who were obese later in childhood, according to new research published today in Diabetes Care. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130718/SF49717LOGO Based on long-term research that included a multi-ethnic cohort of 421 girls and their mothers (all members of Kaiser Permanente Northern California), the study is...

2014-10-22 23:09:07

How to lose weight your body's way. Healthy ways to reduce weight, lifestyle changes needed to maintain the loss. (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Losing Weight Your Body’s Way In a world where a multi-billion-dollar diet industry is staring you in the face, it certainly can be difficult to choose the right weight loss method. Why not do your body an extra favor by doing it the healthy way? Set aside the fads and resist those tempting crash diets. Instead, listen to your body, exercise...

2014-10-22 23:01:02

Pumerantz Lecture features MemorialCare wellness experts Pomona, California (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Health educators, employers and providers must be the leaders in setting an example of health and wellness, if the United States is to ever pull itself out of a downward spiral of obesity and chronic disease, two wellness experts said at Western University of Health Sciences Tuesday, October 21, 2014. Dr. David Tillman, Medical Director for MemorialCare Health System of Orange County, and...


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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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