Latest Overweight Stories

2013-11-23 23:00:13

Customized Fat Loss designed by Kyle Leon is a new healthy weight loss course that provides people with a collection of over 1000 foods that burn fat and increase metabolism. A detailed Customized Fat Loss overview on the site Vinamy.com indicates if this course is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) November 23, 2013 Customized Fat Loss is a new fat loss course that helps people customize the nutrition to their true body type and their goal of melting fat fast. This course also provides...

2013-11-19 23:23:35

Science Daily reports a new study reveals that having too much body fat makes arteries become stiff after middle age. The SlimPlate System, a portion control method, is the solution to easily controlling excess weight in all age groups. (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 Study after study confirms that excess body fat is so dangerous to health that it could lead to fatal outcomes. Science Daily reports that researchers at the Medical Research Council (M.C.) Clinical Sciences Center at Imperial...

Pair Of Studies Add Evidence To Link Between Obesity, Poor Health
2013-11-12 06:45:56

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Overweight people face an increased risk of heart attack and ischemic heart disease (IHD), even in the absence of other risk factors, and older obese women face an increased risk of death, chronic disease and mobility issues prior to the age of 85, according to a two new studies appearing in Monday’s edition of the journal JAMA Internal Medicine. In the study "Obesity and Late-Age Survival Without Major Disease or Disability in...

2013-11-07 15:39:10

Obesity does not significantly impact short-term complications, outcomes Patients with obesity undergo a disproportionately higher number of elective orthopaedic surgeries in the U.S. Obesity has been linked to higher costs, complications, infections and revisions in total knee and total hip replacement surgeries. In a new study published in the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, researchers looked at the impact of obesity on the costs and outcomes of total shoulder arthroplasty (TSA)...

2013-11-04 23:02:15

The Omidi brothers, through their non-profit The Children’s Obesity Fund, are concerned by the plans of some to offer condemnation instead of candy to trick-or-treaters they consider to be overweight. This type of fat-shaming is not helpful and in fact can be quite damaging to those targeted. (PRWEB) November 04, 2013 Media reports of fat-shaming activities by adults on Halloween are incredibly disappointing and may be damaging according to Dr. Michael Omidi and Julian Omidi,...

Kids Who Sleep For Longer Periods Are Less Likely To Overeat: Study
2013-11-04 08:28:17

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Children who get plenty of sleep are less likely to overeat and become overweight, according to a new study from Temple University. After conducting an assessment of 37 children, the researchers found that children who slept for longer throughout the night consumed fewer calories in the day and weighed less. This reduction in weight is likely due to lower levels of the hormone Leptin, a hunger-regulating hormone that has been blamed...

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