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2014-10-15 08:30:21

Four Gastric Bypass NO Surgery® users who lost 100 lbs without surgery flew to meet the stars from DWTS. Tommy Chong took the time to meet with them and hear of their success. TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Meeting on the Dancing With The Stars set, Tommy Chong was introduced to four users who lost 100 lb each without surgery thanks to Roca Labs' Gastric Bypass NO Surgery® regimen. While Tommy is slim and not a Roca Labs candidate, he was impressed by the weight loss...

2014-10-15 08:28:53

San Diego health and wellness retreat discusses the fiscal impact and loss of overall productivity due to health concerns SAN DIEGO, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The fiscal impact and loss of overall productivity due to health concerns is massive: employees with chronic health issues miss a total of 450 million additional days of work each year, compared to healthy workers(1). Two-thirds of adults in the United States are overweight or struggle with obesity(2), which, in turn, has a...

2014-10-14 23:10:57

Trendy diets and pills facing harsher scrutiny in face of new findings in weight loss science and It says "stop trying to “rewire” the body to lose weight, work with it instead. Dr Nwe, founder of the Ace Medical Weight Loss Center announces the upcoming new book "Fat-Me-Not: Weight Loss Diet of The Future. Rock Hill, South Carolina (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 A greater understanding of the human mind and body is leading many weight loss experts to reevaluate their methods,...

2014-10-14 23:09:18

DietAnalytics helps consumers to optimize their diet and health plans through data-driven analytics and reliable health and fitness content. (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 A new website, DietAnalytics, has recently launched and is making waves in the diet and health space. As a data-driven diet and health recommendation and content site, DietAnalytics seeks to use cutting edge data analytics to help people traverse the expansive and diverse diet world and find their own personal gateway to good...

2014-10-14 23:04:26

Kids Need Cures, a Los Angeles-based children’s charity founded to help find a cure for Prader Willi Syndrome, is holding its 3rd Annual Gala Fundraiser in Marina del Rey, California this Saturday night, October 18. Founded in 2011 by Jerry and Jeannine Kowal, Kids Need Cures seeks to fund leading researchers and scientists on new drug development and clinical trials aimed at finding a cure for the overwhelming hunger caused by Prader Willi Syndrome. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB)...

2014-10-14 20:23:03

Recent studies indicate bariatric treatments like those utilized by leading weight loss surgeon Dr. Feiz are putting type 2 diabetes in remission for a growing number of patients. LOS ANGELES, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For those living with severe obesity, type 2 diabetes is one of the major health risks that poses a serious threat to the length and quality of their lives, increasing the risks of heart attack, stroke, and kidney failure. With such very real medical concerns,...

2014-10-13 23:08:55

Three friends in Guilford, Conn., all fathers, have pooled their resources to develop trimino™, a sugar-free protein infused water – a healthy alternative to sugary soft drinks. Branford, CT (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 Three friends in Guilford, Conn., all fathers, shared a common concern about the state of America’s children: they’re too sedentary and because of that, they’re too fat. Citing figures from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that childhood obesity...

2014-10-13 23:07:07

Diet Doc’s medical weight loss programs now include exclusive cholesterol diet programs that focus on reducing bad cholesterol levels through safe and rapid weight loss, healthy meal and snack plans and exclusive prescription hormone treatments Dallas, TX (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 Diet Doc knows that fad diets typically fail because they are generic and that most dieters require a unique weight loss strategy that will work for them. For this reason, Diet Doc created their prescription...

2014-10-13 23:02:59

A $5.7 million National Institutes of Health grant will support research by scientists from Rutgers and Roswell Park Cancer Institute on the impact of health factors such as obesity, diabetes and hypertension among African-American women with breast cancer. Buffalo, NY, and New Brunswick, NJ (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 A $5.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (R01CA185623) will help investigators at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, Rutgers School of Public Health...

2014-10-13 23:01:38

San Antonio physician and head of the Bariatric Medical Institute (BMI) of Texas medical weight management program, Jennifer Seger, M.D., recently received the Bariatrician of the Year award from the American Society of Bariatric Physicians® (ASBP®). San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 San Antonio physician and head of the Bariatric Medical Institute (BMI) of Texas medical weight-management program, Jennifer Seger, M.D., recently received the Bariatrician of the Year award...


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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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