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1334 Articles Matching "weight"

High-Obesity States Have Least Weight-Loss Surgery

Nov 17, 2018 , WebMD
People with the greatest need for weight-loss surgery -- the standard of care for severe obesity -- may have the least access and opportunity to receive treatment, a new study...
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Exercise Makes Even the 'Still Overweight' Healthier: Study

Nov 16, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Exercise Makes Even the 'Still Overweight' Healthier: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/13/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/14/2018 12:00:00...
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Low-carb diets might be best for maintaining weight loss, study says

Nov 15, 2018 , CNN Health
The best way to maintain weight loss may be to change your diet to one low in carbohydrates, according to new research....
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Even the 'Still Overweight' Benefit from Exercise

Nov 14, 2018 , WebMD
People who are obese-but-fit have lower resting pulse rates, less body fat, higher lean muscle mass and better heart function than those who are obese and don't regularly exercise, a new study...
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Weight-Loss Surgery May Pay Off in the Bedroom, Too

Nov 11, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Weight-Loss Surgery May Pay Off in the Bedroom, TooCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/8/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/9/2018 12:00:00...
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Another Weight Loss Tip: A Quick Fridge and Pantry Remodel

Nov 11, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Another Weight Loss Tip: A Quick Fridge and Pantry RemodelCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/9/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/9/2018 12:00:00...
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Weight loss after menopause tied to lower breast cancer risk

Nov 10, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Older women who lose weight may have a lower risk of developing invasive breast cancer than those who maintain or gain weight, a large U.S. study suggests....
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Which alcoholic beverages are more diet-friendly?

Nov 10, 2018 , CNN Health
I often tell people to steer clear of alcoholic beverages when trying to lose weight. After all, they don't exactly provide nutritious calories, and consuming them can make it increasingly more challenging to lose weight. But that doesn't stop people from asking me, "what is the best drink to have on a diet?"...
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Weight-Loss Surgery May Pay Off in the Bedroom

Nov 09, 2018 , WebMD
In a recent study, men had significant increases in testosterone levels and certain other hormones after weight-loss surgery. These changes led to significantly better erectile...
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Could Fasting Help You Lose Weight, Get Healthier?

Nov 06, 2018 , WebMD
Somewhere along the line, researchers discovered that skipping meals also has a few health benefits, including weight loss and lowered blood pressure and...
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After Last Year’s Deadly Flu Season, Doctors Focus On The Vaccine; At An Airport Near You … Dogs Diagnosing Malaria?

Nov 06, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Outlets report on a range of public health developments, including the latest on Juul e-cigarettes, diabetes, and the intersection of exercise and weight loss, just to name a few....
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Weight Watchers shares tank as earnings misses, subscribers decline

Nov 02, 2018 , CNBC Health
Weight Watchers shares tanked nearly 14 percent Thursday after the company said the number of subscribers had declined for the second quarter in a row and its third-quarter earnings and revenue missed...
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Breakthrough In Treating Paralysis

Nov 02, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Three paraplegics who sustained cervical spinal cord injuries many years ago are now able to walk with the aid of crutches or a walker thanks to new rehabilitation protocols that combine targeted electrical stimulation of the lumbar spinal cord and weight-assisted therapy. This latest study, called......
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Which Weight-Loss Surgery Is Best?

Nov 02, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Which Weight-Loss Surgery Is Best?Category: Health NewsCreated: 10/30/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/31/2018 12:00:00...
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What Happens After Bariatric Surgery Makes A Big Difference

Nov 01, 2018 , Forbes
This study showed how much weight regain occurred after gastric bypass surgery and how this affected diabetes progression and quality of...
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Which Weight-Loss Surgery Is Best?

Nov 01, 2018 , WebMD
Deciding to have weight-loss surgery? New research that compares three types -- gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, and adjustable gastric banding, also known as lap band, may...
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An Action Plan When You Regain That Lost Weight

Oct 31, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: An Action Plan When You Regain That Lost WeightCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/29/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/29/2018 12:00:00...
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How Does Obesity Affect Kidney Transplant Success?

Oct 27, 2018 , WebMD
Kidneys given to obese patients fared as well as those transplanted into normal-weight patients, a new study says. In addition, no difference was seen in patient survival, regardless of...
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Kids With Autism, Delays More Likely to Be Overweight by Age 5: Study

Oct 26, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Kids With Autism, Delays More Likely to Be Overweight by Age 5: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/23/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/24/2018 12:00:00...
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Almost Half of Americans Are Trying to Lose Weight: CDC

Oct 24, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Almost Half of Americans Are Trying to Lose Weight: CDCCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/19/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/22/2018 12:00:00...
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