Category: Weight Loss

Highly Processed Foods can add to Your Waistline

May 29th, 2019
Less expensive, easier to prepare, ultra processed foods can make you fat, a new study says. New Study People who were limited to a diet of primarily highly processed foods ate more calories and gained more weight than when their diet mostly consiste… more »

New Weight Loss Product Cleared by the FDA

May 15th, 2019
  A new capsule was recently cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to help adults who are overweight or obese shed some pounds, when used along with diet and exercise.   New Weight Loss Product   Biotechnology company Gelesis deve… more »

National Healthy Weight Week is January 20-26

January 9th, 2019
The concept behind Healthy Weight Week is to celebrate healthy, diet free living habits that last a lifetime. Maintaining a Healthy Weight Reaching and maintaining a healthy weight is important to overall health and can help you prevent and control ma… more »

Could Freezing the “Hunger Nerve” Help People Lose Weight?

April 4th, 2018
A small early stage study suggests that freezing the so called “hunger nerve” could help people lose weight. Small Study Might Find Lasting Way to Lose Weight The proper name for the hunger nerve is the posterior vagal trunk, and it is part of the lar… more »

Obesity Rates Continue to Rise in America

October 25th, 2017
A new report released on Friday, October 13th, by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows that almost 40 percent of American adults and nearly 20 percent of adolescents are obese. The highest rates ever recorded for the United States.… more »