30
Sep
2014

Call for NHS to introduce low calorie diets

THE NHS in Scotland should be placing more people on low-calorie diets to help them lose weight faster and potentially avoid surgery, a professor says.

30
Sep
2014

3 Tips for Following Low-Carb Diets

People on a very low carbohydrate diet may spend less time in deep, REM sleep compared with those who eat more carbs, according to a 2008 study in the journal Nutritional Neuroscience. This study serves as a reminder that weight loss does not necessarily equate to optimal health. If you want to take advantage of the weight-loss benefits of a low-carb diet, but still consume a balanced diet, here …

18
Sep
2014

Contrave, Newest Weight-Loss Option: FAQs – WebMD


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Contrave, Newest Weight-Loss Option: FAQs
WebMD
Sept. 11, 2014 — The FDA's approval on Wednesday of a new prescription weight-loss pill offers yet another option for the more than one-third of American adults who are obese. Called Contrave, the new drug is the third prescription weight-loss drug to
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18
Sep
2014

Weight loss on antipsychotics is possible: study – Reuters

Weight loss on antipsychotics is possible: study
Reuters
The intervention resulted in a relatively modest weight loss, and did not depend on the type of medication, said Dr. Daniel J. Mueller, who has done research on ways to improve psychiatric drug treatment at the Center for Addiction and Mental Health in …

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18
Sep
2014

Eat This, Don’t Eat That to Lose Weight – Bangor Daily News


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Eat This, Don't Eat That to Lose Weight
Bangor Daily News
That's why learning how to manage weight might be a better approach. Instead of blindly following some rules, we experiment and learn what works for our personal satisfaction and weight loss. When we learn, we gain skills that support our goals for a

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18
Sep
2014

The best way to lose weight may already be in your kitchen – Fox News


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The best way to lose weight may already be in your kitchen
Fox News
Raise your hand if you've sworn off sugar, cut out alcohol, and committed to a punishing gym ritual—yet those last five pounds are sticking around like an unwanted guest. A new study in Science suggests that even ardent self-deniers can't shed extra

18
Sep
2014

An Inspirational Guide to Weight Loss – Beliefnet

An Inspirational Guide to Weight Loss
Beliefnet
I'm not a doctor, fitness expert or weight loss expert. I'm just a 52-year-old guy working hard to shed some extra pounds. This nine-month battle of the bulge has helped me get in touch with my body to see what it needs and what it doesn't need to lose

18
Sep
2014

FDA approves a third new weight-loss pill – Detroit Free Press


Detroit Free Press
FDA approves a third new weight-loss pill
Detroit Free Press
For the third time in about two years, the Food and Drug Administration has approved a new weight-loss pill. Contrave got FDA approval Wednesday. The medication is made by Orexigen Therapeutics Inc., San Diego, and will be marketed by Takeda …
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