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2014-06-25 23:06:28

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Weight Management Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store.Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/weight-management-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 The objective of the study on “Weight Management Services Market: Global Analysis and Forecast” is to gain detailed market insights for key Weight Management Services...

2014-06-25 23:01:29

World Garden’s Café offers great options and tips for people tired of the mundane weight loss programs. Upland, CA (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Meticulous meal planning. Counting every calorie you consume. Spending an entire weekend cooking healthy meals for the following week. Finding even more time to exercise. These weight-loss strategies work, but they can be awfully time consuming. World Garden’s Café presents a slacker's guide to weight loss. The following no-effort...

2014-06-25 12:31:07

Kaiser Permanente researchers also found gastric bypass to be most effective type of bariatric surgery among patients with extreme obesity PASADENA, Calif., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Non-Hispanic white patients who underwent a gastric bypass procedure lost slightly more weight over a three-year period than Hispanic or black patients, according to a Kaiser Permanente study published in the journal Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases. The study also examined two types of...

2014-06-25 08:32:41

SALT LAKE CITY, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Remedy Informatics, the leading provider of registries for healthcare organizations around the world, announced that Fresno Heart & Surgical Hospital and Clovis Community Medical Center, both part of the Community Medical Centers network in central California, successfully deployed Remedy Obesity(TM), Remedy's innovative clinical informatics product designed to improve the delivery of care and outcomes for bariatric surgical patients....

2014-06-25 08:29:57

-- Company's License Covers C-IBS, Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity -- ROCKVILLE, Md., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Synthetic Biologics, Inc. (NYSE MKT: SYN), a developer of novel anti-infective biologic and drug candidates targeting specific pathogens that cause serious infections and diseases, today announced that researchers at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center (Cedars-Sinai) found that eradication of breath methane and reduction of intestinal levels of the most common methanogenic...

2014-06-25 00:20:31

Top bariatric surgeon Dr. Michael Feiz points to mounting evidence of multiple health benefits of weight loss procedures LOS ANGELES, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study published in the journal Obesity Surgery indicates that bariatric patients benefit from a significantly decreased risk of cancer compared to other obese patients. This news comes as no surprise to Michael Feiz, M.D., F.A.C.S. Well known for performing weight loss surgery at Marina Del Rey Hospital, his offices...

2014-06-24 23:18:33

The hit series “Extreme Weight Loss,” produced by Eyeworks USA, has been picked up for a fifth season by the ABC Television Network, and that’s good news for the University of Colorado’s Anschutz Health and Wellness Center (AHWC) in Aurora, Colorado. Aurora, Colo. (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 The hit series “Extreme Weight Loss,” produced by Eyeworks USA, has been picked up for a fifth season by the ABC Television Network, and that’s good news for the University of Colorado’s...

2014-06-24 23:14:49

Doctor Jose Antonio Castaneda is a certified weight loss surgeon in Mexico and a specialist in gastric sleeve surgery, weight loss surgery and obesity treatment Guadalajara, Jalisco (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 From today 24th of June and until the 31st of August 2014, Dr. Castaneda launches a new campaign in the USA that is going to save patients money on weight loss surgery. Gastric sleeve in Mexico for just USD$ 3,600 at one of the best hospitals in Guadalajara. The website...

2014-06-24 23:13:29

Obesity has become an epidemic in the U.S. (35%). The Valet Product line's Shoe Boot Valet assists people suffering from obesity to pull on and take off their footwear. It is the only device specifically designed for this daily problematic issue. (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 More than one-third of U.S. adults (34.9%) are obese (Journal of American Medicine). Obesity related conditions include heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes and certain types of cancer. It is reaching epidemic...

2014-06-24 23:11:00

There were 2.1 billion people obese or overweight in 2013, accounting for one-third of the entire world’s population, according to The Lancet’s ‘Global, regional, and national prevalence of overweight and obesity in children and adults during 1980—2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013'. Dr Grewal, the inventor of SlimPlate System gives tips on how to choose a right weight loss program. Rock Hill South Carolina (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 The report...

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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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