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Nerve Blocking Procedure Fails to Impress in Weight Loss Study September 02, 2014

Modest reduction not significantly better than diet drugs or other surgeries

No Clear Winner Among Popular Diets, Analysis Finds September 02, 2014

Researchers saw little difference when it came to weight loss after one year

Low-Carb Beats Low-Fat for Weight Loss, Heart Health: Study September 02, 2014

Still, experts agree there's no one-size-fits-all diet

Health Tip: Losing Weight May Help Against Osteoarthritis August 15, 2014

Too much weight can strain joints

Nearly 1 in 5 Americans Drinks at Least 1 Soda a Day: CDC August 14, 2014

Of 18 states surveyed, Mississippi had highest rate with 32 percent of adults downing a daily soda

Make Kids' Weight Loss a Family Affair, Study Suggests July 30, 2014

If parent and preschooler are both overweight, tackling it together works best, researchers say

Dieting at Young Age Often Backfires, Study Says July 29, 2014

Researchers find later risk for obesity, alcohol abuse and eating disorders

Losing Weight May Ease Hot Flashes, Study Finds July 10, 2014

Doctors say extra fat, and the extra estrogen it produces, make menopause tougher for heavy women

Health Tip: Debunking Myths About Weight Loss July 08, 2014

Fad diets aren't safe or effective

Change Bad Habits Early, Save Your Heart Later July 03, 2014

Young adults who adopt healthier lifestyle can cut their heart disease risk, researchers say

Fruits, Veggies Not a Magic Bullet for Weight Loss, Study Finds June 25, 2014

If you don't reduce your calorie intake, you won't slim down, researcher warns

Healthy Weight Loss May Bring Better Sleep, Brighter Mood June 24, 2014

But only the emotional boost seemed to last over the long-term, researchers say

FDA: Bee Pollen Weight Loss Products Pose Health Risks June 20, 2014

Some contain undeclared ingredients that can harm people with high blood pressure, other ailments, agency says

For Obese Diabetics, Weight-Loss Surgery May Work Best June 04, 2014

Those who had gastric bypass dropped the most weight, some saw their type 2 diabetes disappear, studies found

Fast Weight Loss May Mean Muscle Loss May 29, 2014

Study volunteers eating 500 calories a day lost more muscle than those eating more than twice as much

Losing Weight at Any Age May Help the Heart May 21, 2014

Dropping excess pounds -- even in middle-age or later -- linked to better heart health, study finds

Overweight Teens Feel Stigmatized, Bullied: Study May 01, 2014

British survey finds some young people link excess weight to laziness and lack of self-control

Statin Users Eating More Bad Food Than a Decade Ago, Study Shows April 25, 2014

Doctors need to re-emphasize importance of healthy diet to patients, researcher says

For Many Men, Impotence Is Treatable Without Drugs April 23, 2014

And there's a bonus: heart-healthy changes will boost overall well-being, too, experts say

How to Make 'Low-Cal' Menu Options More Palatable April 18, 2014

Study authors recommend not grouping these dishes together

School Bans on Chocolate Milk May Backfire April 17, 2014

Kids ended up drinking less fat-free white milk, too, Oregon study finds

Crunchy or Smooth? Food's Texture May Sway Perception of Calories April 16, 2014

When study participants were thinking about calories, they ate more of the crunchier items, less of the soft

Men With Eating Disorders Often Ignore Symptoms April 09, 2014

British study finds that too many males associate anorexia, bulimia as only a woman's issue

Exercise, Diet May Help 'Pre-Diabetics' Dodge Heart Disease Death April 03, 2014

Study followed Chinese people with high blood sugar for more than two decades

Health Tip: Avoid Weight Gain During Menopause April 02, 2014

Eat right and get plenty of exercise

Monkeys on Very-Low-Cal Diet Lived Longer, Healthier Lives April 01, 2014

Jury is still out on whether such regimens could do the same for humans, experts say

'Grazing' Appears No Better for Weight Loss Than Standard Meals March 27, 2014

Daily calories, not how often you eat, are what matter, study finds

Health Tip: Limit Food Portions March 14, 2014

And help make it easier to lose weight

Let Your Nose Guide You to Less Fatty Foods January 24, 2014

Study finds people could spot high- and low-fat milk through smell alone

Could Turning Down the Thermostat Help You Lose Weight? January 22, 2014

Early research suggests slightly cooler temperatures mean more calories burned per day

Do Diet Drinks Make You Eat More? January 16, 2014

Study finds link between greater calorie consumption and low-calorie beverages in overweight adults

Slow Eating Might Help Curb Calories January 03, 2014

Study found some people consume more when meals are rushed

Tips to Jump-Start Your New Year's Resolutions December 29, 2013

Expert advice on putting weight-loss, healthy-eating and exercise plans in motion

Health Tip: Eat Smart December 23, 2013

Don't overdo it at a restaurant

Study: Black Women Lose Less Weight Than White Women on Same Diet December 19, 2013

Researcher says they have slower metabolisms, burn fewer calories after same amount of dieting and exercising

Good Body Image Goes Hand in Hand With Happier Relationship December 06, 2013

Survey finds that women who diet are less satisfied with themselves

Health Tip: Avoid Holiday Weight Gain November 28, 2013

Regular exercise is a key preventative

Health Tip: When Your Child Is Overweight November 19, 2013

Openly support efforts to lose extra pounds

Weight Loss Can Combat Irregular Heart Beat, Study Says November 18, 2013

Atrial fibrillation is a potentially fatal condition affecting more and more people

Health Tip: Cutting Down on Fat November 15, 2013

Be sure to read food labels

Romance Can Sour When Only One Partner Slims Down November 01, 2013

Study of couples probes the 'dark side' of weight loss

Weight-Loss Surgery Seems to Beat Diet and Exercise October 23, 2013

Study finds surgery more effective at least two years out

Just 12 Percent of Women Over 50 Are 'Satisfied' With Their Bodies October 22, 2013

Study finds that those who feel comfortable with their weight exercise often but rarely diet to stay thin

10 Percent Weight Loss May Relieve Arthritic Knee Pain September 24, 2013

Biggest improvement seen with diet-exercise combo in 18-month study of older, overweight adults

Health Tip: Is a Medical Condition Affecting Your Weight? September 10, 2013

Hormonal disorder may make weight loss more challenging

For Obese Kids, Weight Loss Can Sometimes Lead to Eating Disorders September 09, 2013

Problems like anorexia may go undiagnosed or be disregarded, case studies show

Your Gut Bacteria May Predict Your Obesity Risk August 28, 2013

Studies also found that high-fiber, low-fat diet can change bacteria makeup for the better

Urging Your Partner to Diet May Backfire August 08, 2013

Response could be unhealthy, such as fasting, taking diet pills or binge eating, study finds

Breathalyzer Device Tells You When Your Workout Is Burning Fat July 25, 2013

Paired with smartphone, prototype device helps gauge weight-loss success, developers say

As Years Spent Obese Rise, So Do Heart Risks July 16, 2013

Study strengthens link between excess pounds and cardiovascular troubles

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