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2014-12-09 16:25:08

Bariatric procedures, like those offered by Dr.

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2014-12-05 11:31:28

New research from Canadian scientists has broken down the effect that obesity can have on the human body into the simplest of terms – it can cut your life short by as many as 8 years.

How City Neighborhoods Affect Diabetes Risk
2014-11-30 03:51:40

As the linked epidemics of obesity and diabetes continue to escalate, a staggering one in five US adults is projected to have diabetes by 2050.

2014-11-28 23:07:41

Join Award Winning Author Zaheen Nanji on her Virtual Book Tour, starting Dec 15th, sponsored by The YP Publishing. Wetaskiwin, Alberta (PRWEB) November 28,

obesity
2014-11-12 06:25:54

The same healthcare professionals responsible for helping people maintain a healthy weight often struggle to visually identify if a person is overweight or obese, according to new research published earlier this month in the British Journal of General Practice.

2014-11-11 23:12:57

New research from Kantar Health’s National Health and Wellness Survey shows that indirect and direct costs due to health increase as BMI increases. New York,

2014-11-10 12:25:11

Study investigates patterns of change in childhood obesity over time; data point to need for earlier interventions BOSTON, Nov.

2014-11-03 08:34:33

ObesityWeek 2014 Conference Features New Research on Achieving Clinically Significant Weight Loss BOSTON, Nov.

2014-11-03 08:27:44

Of those, 83% should be considered for pharmacotherapy, 23% could be candidates for bariatric surgery BOSTON, Nov.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.