2018 Aug

Gastric bypass surgery can give better control for diabetes and obesity than lifestyle modification

Gastric bypass surgery can give better control for diabetes and obesity than lifestyle modification Gastric bypass surgery can give better control for diabetes and obesity than lifestyle modificationIn a randomized clinical trial comparing two treatments, both groups of participants report significant weight loss, better diabetes management and improved quality of life. Read more here: https://medicalxpress.com/news/2018-03-gastric-bypass-surgery-diabetes-obesity.html [...]

2018 Aug

19 Unbelievable Before And After Images From My 600-Lb. Life

19 Unbelievable Before And After Images From My 600-Lb. Life These changes are DRASTIC. You won't believe these before-and-after shots from my 600-lb life. You've likely met someone who is overweight, or maybe you're proudly fat or overweight yourself. However, some people are morbidly obese and it can affect their health in dramatic ways. One [...]

2018 Apr

Why Exercise Alone May Not Be the Key to Weight Loss

If you give a mouse a running wheel, it will run. But it may not burn many additional calories, because it will also start to move differently when it is not on the wheel, according to an interesting new study of the behaviors and metabolisms of exercising mice. The study, published in Diabetes, involved animals, [...]

2018 Apr

Why some ‘Biggest Losers’ can keep off the weight

After competing on the reality show “The Biggest Loser,” some contestants end up regaining the weight they lost. But some contestants have found a way to keep the weight off after the cameras are gone. Read More: https://cnn.it/2EFObrd Shared from: CNN

2018 Apr

What losing weight and brushing your teeth have in common

If you’ve been struggling with weight your entire life, you’ll be happy to know that sticking with a plan of eating can actually be as easy as brushing your teeth. Really. It might sound strange, but slimming down triumphantly isn’t about how much willpower you have, but how automated you make your food choices, explains [...]

2018 Apr

The Ice Cream Sundae Must Be Stopped

To eat out in New York is to drown in choices. Which neighborhood? Which cuisine? Updated or traditional? Speedy or stately? Loud or just moderately loud? Menus are getting busier, surrounding the usual appetizers and main courses with snacks and raw bar items and “large-format” platters. Read More: https://nyti.ms/2GXu35P Shared from: The New York Times