Jan 232016
 

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Patients shed serious pounds with Health Transitions Clinic weight loss program
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Dr. Charles Pruchno poses for a portrait in the Physicians' Clinic of Iowa Medical Pavilion in Cedar Rapids on Dec. 31, 2015. Pruchno opened the Health Transitions Clinic one year ago and designed a weight loss program for people with medical issues …

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Jan 192016
 
Clinic to offer free weight loss lunchtime seminar on Wednesday
Billings Gazette
The seminar, called "Finding a Healthy Weight: Tools for Success," will be noon to 1 p.m. in the Mary Alice Fortin Health Conference Center and feature a panel of experts discussing weight management topics.

Jan 152016
 

The Intercept
Howard Dean, Now Employed by Health Care Lobby Firm, Opposes Bernie Sanders on
The Intercept
Howard Dean is the latest in a string of Hillary Clinton supporters to charge that Bernie Sanders is wrong to support a single-payer health care plan. The former chairman of the Democratic National Committee claimed on MSNBC last night that Sanders

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Jan 132016
 

Forbes
Consumerism In Health Care Can't Work. (Except For All The Places It Already
Forbes
Consumerism in health care just can't work. It can't work because seriously ill patients are under incredible stress and can't shop around for the best care. It can't work because information on quality and cost isn't easily accessible. It can't work

Jan 112016
 

The Daily Progress
Weight loss resolution: A healthy start to a new year
The Daily Progress
“The weight loss medications can have serious side effects, such as a heart attack, life-threatening heart rhythm problems, weakness of the heart muscle and many other health issues,” he warned. “In summary, a healthy approach to prevent and treat

Jan 092016
 

New York Times (blog)
Well | Rethinking Weight Loss and the Reasons We're 'Always Hungry'
New York Times (blog)
David Ludwig often uses an analogy when he talks about weight loss: Human beings are not toaster ovens. If we were, then the types of calories we consumed would not matter, and calorie counting would be the most effective way to lose weight. Dr. Ludwig …

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Jan 082016
 
Avoiding weight loss scams with tips from the Better Business Bureau
fox2now.com
Misunderstandings about contract terms are common with fitness and weight loss programs. Consumers need to ask questions and read contracts carefully to be sure they know how to cancel. Consumers also need to know what kind of notice is required and …

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