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2014-07-01 10:12:35

University of Warwick The lifestyle altering effects of westernization could be responsible for the high prevalence of obesity, and associated health risks in sub-Saharan Africa, researchers have found. The study, published in PLOS ONE, by a team from the University of Warwick Medical School found that over one in five women in Nigeria were reported to be overweight or obese, with this statistic increasing among demographics with improved social and economic indicators. Those women...

2014-07-01 08:31:06

ReShape(TM) Integrated Dual Balloon System to Fill Significant Gap in Obesity Treatment Spectrum SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReShape Medical® today announced that the Company has submitted a Premarket Approval (PMA) application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the ReShape Integrated Dual Balloon System, the first and only dual balloon for non-surgical weight loss designed for people with a 30-40 body mass index (BMI)....

2014-06-30 23:23:41

Losing weight is never simple, but many people are seeking for ways to model a perfect body. DailyGossip.org reviews the Venus Factor, which is the new fat loss plan developed by John Barban. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) June 29, 2014 Daily Gossip writes in its review that the Venus Factor was actually created just for women. In fact, women are advised to take these tips under consideration, as they should never diet the same way as a man does. For a complete guide, read the full review at:...

2014-06-30 23:23:30

Developed by Shaun Hadsall, 14 Day Rapid Fat Loss Plan PDF is a brand new program that gives diet plans to help users lose weight fast and naturally. A full 14 Day Rapid Fat Loss Plan PDF review on the site abb2u.com will examine whether this program is helpful or not. (PRWEB) June 29, 2014 Developed by Shaun Hadsall, 14 Day Rapid Fat Loss Plan PDF is a brand new program that gives diet plans to help users lose weight fast. It is an all natural home program that requires no drug or...

2014-06-30 23:18:03

SlimPlate System, the proven portion control system that facilitates healthy weight loss, has released a list of top kitchen tools that are conducive to losing weight, managing how much food is consumed and adept at helping dieters maintain a healthy lifestyle. Rock Hill, South Carolina (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 With one-third of the world’s population now classed as overweight, SlimPlate System is advocating drastic action by those carrying extra weight. Learning about portion control and...

2014-06-30 20:22:40

Dr. Feiz and Associates are the leaders in sleeve gastrectomy LOS ANGELES, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patients taking advantage of expertly performed sleeve gastrectomy in Marina Del Rey and other cities with Dr. Michael Feiz have more reason than ever to believe they are taking the best, safest measures on behalf of their health. Studies presented at the ASMBS' 29(th) Annual Meeting in San Diego have shown that expertly performed gastric sleeve procedures offer comparable safety...

2014-06-29 23:03:31

Appilicious is revolutionizing personal healthcare through remote monitoring of weight-loss patients. Connecting the doctor's office to the patient's mobile app which is wliminating the information void between office visits. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) June 29, 2014 Appilicious App Development out of the tech hub of downtown Austin Texas is providing innovative technology solutions for weight-loss physicians. The focus is on setting up doctors with the company’s online monitoring...

2014-06-28 23:00:16

DailyGossip.org publishes a review to the Cruise Control Diet, a new simple and much appreciated method of losing weight and enhancing overall health. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) June 28, 2014 Daily Gossip reveals in its review that this program is actually based on four important rules. For starters, sufferers need to consume the foods that can help the fat burning process. Natural foods are considered to be as effective as possible when it comes to this aspect. Secondly, the author of...

brand recognition and childhood obesity
2014-06-28 05:28:44

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In a feature in this past April's Ad Age magazine, a write up was done on the re-branding of McDonald's mascot Ronald McDonald that detailed, among other things, the new wardrobe for the hamburger-hocking clown. As Lorene Yue noted, “These days, the spokesclown for McDonald's Corp. has been relegated mostly to the nonprofit Ronald McDonald House Charities, in part to make him a smaller target for activists who accuse the company...

2014-06-27 23:06:43

TrekDesk continues its campaign to change the sedentary lifestyle progression in America. A new study helps spread its message. (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 Ask anyone over the age of 30 what the single greatest risk factor is for developing heart disease and there will be a litany of answers ranging from smoking to obesity. Often the correct response goes unmentioned or worse unheeded; even in a majority of doctor’s offices. A new study out of Australia published in the The British Journal of...


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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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