Dieting To Lose Weight Health News

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7/29/2005
Fructose Sweetener Spurs Obesity

It may affect metabolism while boosting calories, experts say

7/27/2005
Weight Loss Takes Load Off Knees

Dieting might slow osteoarthritis of the joint, researchers say

7/12/2005
Weight-Loss Surgeries Skyrocketing

Study found number of procedures quadrupled between 1998 and 2002

7/8/2005
Lose Weight, Gain Income

Bank balances rise as the pounds melt away, study finds

7/4/2005
Health Tip: Appetite Control

Suggestions to avoid overeating

6/30/2005
You've Got (Healthy) Mail

Weekly e-reminders helped workers lose weight

6/27/2005
Obesity Sends Health Costs Soaring

Study pegs weight gain as major factor behind U.S. spending

6/14/2005
Xenical Helps Teens Trim Pounds

Study found it worked when combined with good diet and exercise

6/8/2005
Exercise Won't Harm Aging Bones

In fact, vigorous workouts may strengthen them, study finds

6/2/2005
CDC: Being Overweight or Obese Not Healthy

Agency holds news conference to counter its own recent report

6/1/2005
Kids Can Be Taught to Eat Right

Nutrition education program yields heart-healthy results

5/20/2005
Some Eating Disorder Web Sites Discourage Recovery: Study

Glorification of this often-fatal disorder is flourishing, researchers find

5/2/2005
Excess Weight, High Cholesterol Tax Older Women's Arteries

More evidence exercise can protect the female heart after menopause

5/2/2005
Income May Help Fuel Obesity, Study Finds

Money is no protection against extra pounds, researchers say

4/29/2005
Exercise, Diet Aid Youthful Obesity

Studies show some success in lowering heart risk markers

4/12/2005
Liver Protein Points to Anti-Obesity Drugs

The LXR protein may tell the body to store up fat

4/5/2005
Certain Diet Drugs Can Help Boost Weight Loss

And for the severely obese, weight-reduction surgery is best, studies find

3/29/2005
Atkins Introduces New Carb Labelling

'Net Atkins Count' to replace 'net carbs'

3/14/2005
New Theory on Why Low-Carb Diets Work

When researchers restricted carbs, dieters simply ate less

3/3/2005
Diet, Exercise a Real Shortcut to Health

Study shows big results come within 6 weeks

2/21/2005
Clue to Controlling Appetite Found

Discovery could one day lead to weight-loss pill in humans

2/10/2005
Health Tip: Controlling Hunger While Dieting

The first step is to avoid trigger foods

1/25/2005
Genes May Influence Weight Gain in Adults

Study finds genetics account for about 50% of change in body mass index

1/15/2005
Weight-Loss Supplements: Do They Work?

Despite testimonials, safety and efficacy questions remain

1/10/2005
Health Tip: Beware of Phony Diets

Diet scam could rob you of money, health

1/6/2005
Health Tip: Profile of a Weight Loser

Surprise! They eat breakfast.

1/4/2005
Diet Fare Matters Less Than Diet Devotion

No popular weight-loss plan stands out, but perseverance is key, study finds

12/31/2004
Don't Reserve Resolutions for New Year's Eve

Hectic holiday season not best time for reflection, but summer is, expert suggests

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