Dieting To Lose Weight Health News

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12/7/2004
Sleep Loss May Cause Weight Gain

Lack of slumber alters hunger hormone levels, boosts appetite, study finds

11/29/2004
Study Finds Health Benefit in Low-Glycemic Diet

Cuts risk factors for heart disease, diabetes better than low-fat diet

11/25/2004
Staying Safe, Stress-Free For Thanksgiving

Tips on eating right and easing anxieties

11/23/2004
Obesity Raises Risk of Abnormal Heartbeat

More weight means more likelihood of atrial fibrillation

11/22/2004
Health Tip: Don't Gain Holiday Weight

How to keep from adding pounds

11/19/2004
Obesity a Major Obstacle to Good Sex Life

Extra weight depletes desire, performance, study finds

11/18/2004
Study Shows Simple Steps to Painless Dieting

Smaller portions, better ingredients, and 800 calories a day disappear

11/14/2004
Sifting Through Low-Carb Craze

Experts caution that lack of standards makes it hard to measure carbohydrates

11/12/2004
Health Tip: Resist Temptation

Ways to avoid holiday overeating

11/11/2004
Health Tip: A Slow Burn

Calories don't melt away in a flash

11/10/2004
Unsound Bodies Lead to Unsound Minds

Study ties couch potato lifestyle to dementia in elderly

11/8/2004
Weight Gain a Heart Risk for Diabetics

Adding pounds increases odds of trouble, researchers say

11/1/2004
Health Tip: Don't Forget the Veggies

Low-carb dieters shouldn't forgo plant-based foods

10/29/2004
Health Tip: Diet and Portion Control

It's key to losing and maintaining weight

10/14/2004
Ephedrine Can Cause Sudden Death

Supplement created potentially fatal heart rhythms in dogs

9/6/2004
Workers of America, Lose Weight!

Employers can help fight the nation's obesity epidemic, experts say

9/3/2004
Weight-Loss Products Not Always Safe

Those that contain Seville orange herb ineffective and potentially dangerous

9/2/2004
Atkins Diet Works, But for How Long?

Long-term health effects remain unclear, study finds

8/31/2004
Most Kids Have Dieted by 10th Grade

Study finds 84% have tried losing weight by age 14

8/26/2004
Diet With the 'Right Carbs' Seems to Boost Health

Low-glycemic-index plan is better than low-fat or low-carb diets, study says

8/25/2004
Grapefruit Lowers Weight, Fights Cancer

Studies find benefits to eating the citrus

8/13/2004
Which Diet is Best? The One That Works for You

Whether low-carb or low-fat, cutting calories is the key

8/5/2004
Study Highlights Keys to Weight Loss

They include readiness to take action, and increased self-confidence

7/12/2004
Obesity Surgery Doesn't Just Shrink Stomach

Also lowers levels of hunger hormone, study says

7/12/2004
Weight-Loss Regimen for Diabetics Questioned

Small number of pounds shed may not be worth it in long run

6/22/2004
Lifestyle Changes Can Reduce Impotence in Obese Men

Exercise, weight loss benefits them over 2-year period

6/18/2004
Eat Low-Carb While Increasing Fiber Intake

Mayo Clinic offers ways to ingest a good carbohydrate

6/17/2004
Work Progresses Toward Anti-Aging Pill

Targeting a specific gene can prevent cell death

6/16/2004
Liposuction Won't Remove Fat's Health Risks

Surgery no fix for preventing diabetes, heart woes

6/16/2004
Teen Dieting May Lead to Adult Obesity

Weight-loss efforts might disrupt a woman's metabolism

6/14/2004
Exercise Doesn't Help Some With Heart Woes

Those already on cholesterol-lowering medications get no relief, study finds

6/11/2004
Low-Carb Spud to Hit U.S. Market Next Year

Special potato should appeal to those on high-protein diets, researcher says

6/5/2004
Gila May Be Healer for Type 2 Diabetes

Trial drug from saliva of lizard controls blood sugar and weight

5/20/2004
Health Tip: Breakfast Benefits

Why skipping it isn't healthy

5/17/2004
Studies Bolster Case for Atkins Diet

But critics continue to question the long-term safety

5/14/2004
Health Tip: Preemptive Weight Control

Fight obesity from the start

5/13/2004
Low-Carb Diets Can Cause Bad Breath

Dental experts offer tips for fighting halitosis

5/13/2004
5/12/2004
Health Tip: Good Eating Habits

Some helpful advice

5/7/2004
Carb-Linked Dip in 'Good' Cholesterol OK, Study Finds

High-carb, low-fat diets keep healthy ratio of HDL, LDL cholesterol

4/26/2004
Body's 'Fat Hormone' Gives Up More Secrets

High blood fat may prevent leptin from telling brain to curb appetite in obese

4/23/2004
When the Pounds Stop Dropping

How to jump-start a stalled weight loss program

4/21/2004
Curves Program Cuts Pounds

Studies found weight-loss/exercise regimen increases metabolic rate

4/19/2004
Low-fat the Natural Way

Some foods are healthy on their own

4/12/2004
Fat-Free Fallacies

Calories still count

4/8/2004
Sustained Weight Loss Is Possible

Study refutes belief that you'll gain back lost pounds

4/2/2004
Metabolism Management

Calories can be used up more efficiently

3/28/2004
How to Be a Successful 'Loser'

Keeping lost weight off is a seven-day-a-week commitment

3/12/2004
Drug Helps Smokers Quit and Lose Weight

Seemingly too-good-to-be-true therapy the first in a new class of medications

3/5/2004
Obesity Grows Despite Diets to Curb It

Panelists warn of future heart disease