Nov 022014
 
Slow and steady doesn't win the weight-loss race
The Globe and Mail
In a trial of weight-loss approaches, the rate at which people dropped excess pounds was not linked to their success in keeping the weight off over the following three years. Researchers say the small study shows current guidelines advising slow and

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Nov 022014
 

ABC Online
Surgeons urge authorities to make weight loss procedures available in public
ABC Online
Two leading Sydney surgeons are calling on health authorities to make weight loss surgery available in the public health system to prolong people's lives and save the public purse from the costs of obesity-related illnesses. In an editorial in the
Surgeons call for public hospitals to fund weight-loss surgery for obese 9news.com.au

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Nov 022014
 

Bangor Daily News
3 Sneaky (and a little weird) Weight Loss Strategies That Really Work!
Bangor Daily News
You probably have read or heard all the standard weight loss strategies. They all are practical, healthy ways to eat less and to move more. Nobody can argue they're not good approaches, but you might argue they're easier said than done. Sometimes it

Nov 022014
 

Fox News
Weight-loss superfood: 6 tips for a healthy gut
Fox News
Over the years, I've noticed that clients who added a certain item to their diet seemed more likely to lose weight. And this happened even when their calorie intake remained the same. What is this superfood? It's nothing weird, and it's not a

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Nov 022014
 
Bizarre Weight Loss Tricks That Work (VIDEO)
Huffington Post
The hosts of The Doctors reveal unusual strategies to help you slim down or avoid over-eating, starting with Dr. Travis Stork, who suggests sleeping naked! “You've got white fat in your body and brown fat," he explains. "That brown fat is what burns

Nov 022014
 

Celebrity Dirty Laundry
Amal Alamuddin Extreme Dieting: Insecure About Weight and Appearance
Celebrity Dirty Laundry
Questions arise as to whether Amal is reacting to her new-found fame with extreme dieting and weight loss – there are even rumors of anorexia since her marriage to George Clooney. There is a LOT of Amal Alamuddin gossip in the wake of her wedding to …

Nov 022014
 

Fox News
Gastric bypass surgery leads to more weight loss, complications, study finds
Fox News
In a new study published in JAMA Surgery, researchers analyzed the weight loss and complications for laproscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) with adjustable gastric banding (AGB), and found that gastric bypass surgery resulted in greater weight
Study Compares 2 Common Weight-Loss SurgeriesMSN News
Weight Loss Still Greater With Gastric-Bypass ApproachMedscape
Study compares gastric bypass procedures in weight loss, complicationsMedical Xpress
WebMD.Boots.com
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Nov 022014
 
Speed of weight loss may have little impact on success at keeping it off
Reuters
The long-held belief that losing weight gradually produces better long-term outcomes seems to stem from the perception that obesity is a behavioral problem and that gradual weight loss allows more time for habits to change, the Australian study team

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Nov 022014
 

The Inquisitr
Celebrity Weight Loss Winner Al Sharpton Shed 176 Pounds: Here's His Exact
The Inquisitr
When it comes to celebrity weight loss, stars such as Jennifer Lopez and Beyonce recently boasted about losing 10 pounds or slimming down one dress size. But civil rights activist Rev. Al Sharpton has shed more pounds than either woman has ever weighed …
Ex vegan Al Sharpton's extreme diet for 176-pound weight loss: Weighs 129 lbsExaminer.com
Rev. Al Sharpton Reveals His Secret to Losing 175 PoundsEurweb.com
Al Sharpton, a Former Vegan, Talks 176-Pound Weight Loss: His Daily Diet Plan Celebrity Health & Fitness (blog)

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Nov 022014
 

People Magazine
How Al Sharpton Dropped an Astounding 176 Lbs.
People Magazine
"Kenan [Thompson] needs to lose weight, or they need to get somebody in shape to do me," he says of the actor, who often portrays him on the show. "I might break into the studio one night and do Kenan because Kenan is too fat to do Al Sharpton. Kenan

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