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Retrofit bulks up corporate weight-loss effort with BSwift
Business Insurance
BSwift L.L.C. will offer Retrofit's weight-loss program through its Springboard Marketplace, an a la carte private health exchange that will roll out this fall to hundreds of employers to offer benefits to workers, as well as benefit brokers. Overall

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Hypnosis helped her lose 140 pounds
CNN
"There are changes in many gut and brain hormones after bypass surgery and other operations for weight loss," said Dr. Ann M. Rogers, director of Penn State Hershey's Surgical Weight Loss Program. "This is why it's becoming more common to call this …

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Basics You Should Know Before You Start a Weight-Loss Diet
NDTV
Before taking on a weight-loss program, there are certain things you should know. The first is your Body Mass Index or BMI. BMI is a measure of relative weight based on an individual's height and is a fairly accurate indicator of a person's current
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Aug 312014
 
Paying to lose: cost effectiveness of weight loss programs
Reuters
In a new analysis, the popular Weight Watchers program and the drug Qsymia were the most cost-effective strategies to lose weight. If a third-party payer didn't cover the high cost of Jenny Craig's food, that would be the most effective plan, the study

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Aug 312014
 
New Surgical Weight Loss Program Celebrates First Outpatient Lap-Band
PR Web (press release)
“We are seeing a growing trend of healthier, overweight patients seeking out tools to help them lose weight when they don't meet these traditional standards. Through the LifeBand Program, we're able to provide greater access to these tools by offering

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No longer lonely: He lost 225 pounds
CNN
As an employee at Duke University's call center, his mother knew about the school's wellness program Live for Life, which offers a 12-month weight-loss program for employees and their family members. She wanted her son to lose weight, but she also …

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Special weight loss program at Roselle Park Library, Sept. 4
Suburban News
"Belly Fat, Stress and Hormones" will provide you with the most up-to-date research based health information and strategies that will benefit you and assist you in your weight loss goals, even in today's busy world. Dr. Jason Kaufman's healthy

Aug 312014
 
Fleet Feet Sarasota hosts "Ton of Fun" weight loss program
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Coach Whitney Bartlett will run the program, which includes nutritions tips, recipes, access to a registered dietician, free workouts, private weigh-ins and Facebook group, and e-new updates, as well as prize incentives for participants as they reach

Aug 312014
 
Weight loss program has success in Mullens
Independentherald.com
The Mullens Opportunity Center partnered with the American Heart Association to offer this special weight-loss program to anyone who wished to participate. This year, thirty-six people signed up for the three-month program and many had amazing results.

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SSHE announces supervised weight loss and wellness program
MyWebTimes.com
The program is led by registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator, Rene Ficek, who will teach and support the group through a 10-week weight loss program. Each week, a new topic will be covered, including subjects such as myths and facts