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2013-09-24 23:30:37

Diet Doc’s exclusive weight loss supplements provide their clients, including old people and aging patients, with a comfortable transition to a healthier figure to avoid health care issues and the rising costs associated with excessive doctor’s visits. Burlington, VT (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 Weight gain and weight loss have been heavily debated issues among old people and the older population of overweight Americans, including many people in Vermont. Some discourage old people from...

2013-09-23 23:27:01

Diet Doc places ending lower back pain within grasp, now offering new medically supervised, patient specific hormone diet plans that promote fast weight loss leading to relief from back pain associated with carrying excess weight. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 Back pain and back problems are a very common issue for those who are overweight. Aside from the general overall health concerns associated with carrying excess weight, obesity can increase the risk for developing a number of...

2013-09-22 23:00:35

A weight loss calculator is simply a calculator that takes a person current weight and compares it against their final or goal weight. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) September 22, 2013 A fabulous tool for losing weight is a weight loss calculator. This calculator can help a overweight person shed tons of weight and get into great shape. According to the Center for Disease and Control more than 33% of American adults are overweight. This startling statistic has led to many easily preventible...

2013-09-21 23:02:12

In response to the problems with obesity in America, and to studies pointing to weight-based prejudice among health care professions, Diet Doc now offers their clients specially formulated, fat burning weight loss supplements. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 21, 2013 With a new study indicating that even professionals who treat eating disorders are not immune to weight-based prejudice, many people in San Francisco, and all across the United States are now searching for effective...

2013-09-19 23:28:22

Diet Doc’s weight loss diet programs provide fast and effective results by educating patients on the keys for a healthy lifestyle to eliminate weight-related illnesses, including relieving headaches and migraines. Charleston, WV (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 By now, most dieters in West Virginia have realized that following a weight loss diet to lose weight is only half of the battle. Too often, these same dieters see a return of the fat that they lost because they have not learned how to...

2013-09-19 15:56:02

Change in Weight More Important Than Where You Start Some overweight older adults don’t need to lose weight to extend their lives, but they could risk an earlier death if they pack on more pounds. In fact, the nationwide study found that people who were slightly overweight in their 50s but kept their weight relatively stable were the most likely to survive over the next 16 years. They had better survival rates than even normal-weight individuals whose weight increased slightly, but...

2013-09-19 15:51:44

The medical community touts the importance of not carrying excess weight, but that has not always been the message delivered to older adults. Weight loss has been discouraged among older adults, partly because of health concerns over inadvertent reductions in muscle and bone mass, which is known to accompany overall weight loss. However, new research from Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center shows that physical activity and weight loss conducted together for older, overweight and obese...

2013-09-18 13:24:10

Pregnant women with a body mass index (BMI) that is too high or too low are more likely to have maternal complications, require additional hospital care and incur higher medical costs, according to a new study published today (18 September) in BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. The study was carried out in collaboration between researchers at the Universities of Edinburgh and Aberdeen, and the Information Services Division of NHS Scotland. It used routine...

2013-09-17 23:31:14

A study by Dr. Humeira Badsha Medical Center in Dubai, UAE has shown that 62% of arthritis patients are obese or overweight which can lead to increased pain and disability in these individuals. (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 In a recent study conducted by Ms. Mira Moufarrej at Dr. Humeira Badsha Medical center in Dubai, it was found that 113 out of 182 (62%) rheumatoid arthritis patients were overweight or obese. These patients had a BMI greater than 25, and 28% of females and 21% of males...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'