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2013-10-15 23:32:08

Weight loss physicians search for the solution to America's growing obesity epidemic. In doing so they created a new weight loss method that has helped their patients lose over 10,000 pounds and now they have made it available to the public. Rock Hill, SC (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 One third of the American population is obese. As a result, obesity is getting everyone’s attention. New obesity organizations are forming, the government is beginning to regulate portion sizes in some...

2013-10-15 23:26:17

Diet Doc’s medically guided diet plans promote fast weight loss by targeting stores of trapped fat. Not only does losing excess fat improve general health, but scientists believe that it can improve cognition and reduce the risk for dementia. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 Although memory problems, or dementia, can occur at any age, Medical News Today reports that this memory and cognition disorder becomes increasingly common in the geriatric population. Although there are...

2013-10-15 11:23:23

A new randomized controlled trial conducted by Baylor College of Medicine researchers and published today as an Article in Press in The American Journal of Medicine finds that overweight and obese adults following a community-based weight loss intervention, namely Weight Watchers, lost significantly more weight than those who tried to lose weight on their own (10.1 lbs. vs. 1.3 lbs. at six months). Those in the Weight Watchers group were provided with three access routes – group meetings,...

2013-10-12 23:01:47

Diet Doc now offers hormone diet plans aimed at accelerating fast weight loss for everyone, even those with limited mobility, to relieve instances of weight related skin ulcers. Burlington, VT (PRWEB) October 12, 2013 One of the most common risks associated with obesity is the propensity for the development of pressure ulcers and skin infections. Because excess fatty tissue prevents the body from naturally releasing heat, people that carry excess weight are prone to more profuse sweating....

2013-10-08 23:28:02

In light of new studies linking parental influence to children’s behaviors, Diet Doc developed a great new hormone diet plan to teach parents how to enact fast weight loss while also making a positive change in the eating habits of their children. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 Every parent's dream is for their children to enjoy the healthiest, happiest and most prosperous future. The key to securing this dream is to begin now by setting good examples and guiding children...

Dogs Don't Live As Long When They're Overweight
2013-10-05 04:50:50

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Humans aren’t the only ones who should be concerned about obesity, according to new research claiming that overweight pet dogs have a shorter life expectancy than their ideal-weight counterparts. Experts from the Waltham Centre for Pet Nutrition reviewed data on a variety of popular dog breeds from throughout the US, and found that those who are overweight in middle age suffer a life expectancy reduction of up to 10 months...

2013-10-02 12:06:51

Weaker association found in south Asians The findings stress the important role of higher BMI in the increasing rates of death from cardiovascular disease in Asia, which could be managed by policy and prevention strategies, say the authors. Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death globally and is predicted to steadily increase over the next few decades. Many Asian populations that used to be physically active with a low BMI now have some of the world's highest rates of...

2013-09-26 23:30:58

New reports reveal the impact that parents’ weight has on children. Diet Doc offers new prescription diet plans that now promote healthy and rapid weight loss leading to reduced childhood obesity by setting healthy examples. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 When children consume more calories than the body burns, the result is overweight and obese youth. There are various factors that affect childhood obesity, but the influence of children’s role models; their parents, is by...

2013-09-26 23:24:50

David Calhoun was nearly 330 pounds and severely obese when he entered a Max Muscle Sports Nutrition store for the very first time. He said the day he walked into that store in Wilmington, NC and met Max Muscle Franchisee, Artie Quaranta was the day that he will remember literally saved his life. (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 Since that time, David has lost over 100 pounds, dropped close to 30% of his body fat and added several pounds of lean muscle in the process. "I've struggled...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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