Dieting To Lose Weight Health News

Date Posted
Article Title
3/5/2004
Obesity Grows Despite Diets to Curb It

Panelists warn of future heart disease

3/4/2004
Skipping Meals: A Bad Idea

You could end up overeating

2/10/2004
Defenders Attack Report on Atkins' Death

Say he wasn't obese and his diet was not connected to his health woes

1/26/2004
More Carbs, Less Weight

A diet that turns the Atkins plan on its head shows promise

1/13/2004
Ephedra, Though Banned, Still Under Attack

Study finds heart problems with small dose of Metabolife 356

1/12/2004
Just a Half-Hour Walk Keeps Pounds Off

Study finds benefits of modest daily exercise without diet change

1/8/2004
Catering to the Atkins Craze

Restaurants, even fast-food chains, squeeze out the carbs

1/2/2004
A New Take on Weight-Loss Resolutions

Experts suggest mixing fresh strategies with tried-and-true tactics

1/1/2004
Aerobic Fitness Accelerated

Exercise three to five days a week

12/30/2003
U.S. Bans Ephedra

Says diet supplement poses 'unreasonable risk'

12/16/2003
First Weight-Loss Drug for Children Approved

But can have significant side effects

12/16/2003
It's All Good: Healthy Holiday Eating

No bad foods, just bad portions

12/10/2003
Birth Defects Tied to Dieting in Pregnancy

Women who fast in first trimester run much higher risk, study says

12/9/2003
Atkins Diet May Help Kids With Epilepsy

Small study found high-protein regimen reduced seizures in patients

12/3/2003
Clean Plates May Add Weight

Split meals at restaurants

11/28/2003
Healthy Ways to Keep Diabetes at Bay

Exercise, weight loss can prevent or delay onset of the disease

11/27/2003
How to Navigate That Holiday Buffet

Simple steps can help you avoid weight gain

11/20/2003
It's What We Swig That Makes Us Big

Study finds more calories come from soft, fruit drinks

11/12/2003
Atkins-like Diet Shows Promise for Heavy Heart Patients

They lost weight without boosting cholesterol

11/2/2003
Weight Control Doesn't Have to Be a Battle

Cut 50 calories, burn 50 and steady the scale, experts suggest

10/24/2003
Obesity: The Little Known Cancer Risk

Campaign seeks to heighten public awareness

10/21/2003
Appetite Control

Tips to avoid overeating

10/14/2003
Low-Fat Restaurant Dining

Skip the gravies and sauces

10/10/2003
Low-Cal Fallacy

Reduced-fat foods still pack calories

10/6/2003
Teens' Diets Often Backfire

Study finds boomerang effect in both sexes

9/29/2003
Beware the 'Freshman 15'

First-year college students prone to weight gain, but it's avoidable

9/9/2003
No Vigorous Exercise Needed to Shed Weight

Moderate activity OK if women eat carefully

9/7/2003
Fight the 'Freshman 15'

Experts suggest ways to avoid packing on the pounds when you head to college

9/3/2003
Protein Suppresses Appetite in the Obese

Might lead to drug treatments for those who can't lose weight

8/8/2003
High-Fat Diet

See your doctor before starting one

7/20/2003
Summer Can Add on Pounds

So start planning on how to keep them off

7/18/2003
Dieting 101

Tips for choosing a diet plan

6/3/2003
Diet Daze

Your memory may fail you

5/22/2003
DASH Diet Halts Hypertension

Lowers blood pressure through natural diuretic effect, study finds

5/9/2003
Shedding Pounds Not as Tough as You Think

Most Americans overestimate effort needed to control weight

4/29/2003
Slim Fest

Overweight people head for the dessert table faster

4/28/2003
Skipping Meals May Improve Your Health

Study: Fasting cuts risk of diabetes and brain damage in rodents

4/23/2003
Obesity a Major Risk Factor for Cancer Death

Having a normal weight could spare 90,000 lives a year

4/18/2003
Can Atkins' Diet Survive His Death?

Low-carb mania largely a cult of personality

4/18/2003
Low-Carb Diets Work Without Boosting Heart Risk

Women lost twice the weight as those on low-fat plans

4/18/2003
Heart Rate Training

Heart rate monitors can make workouts more efficient

4/8/2003
Commercial Diet Programs Beat Do-It-Yourself Ones

Study finds jury still out on low-carbohydrate diets

4/1/2003
Food on the Fly

Rushed meals often mean poor food choices

3/19/2003
High Protein Intake Harms Ailing Kidneys

But study also finds no effect on healthy kidneys

3/18/2003
Super-Sized Sodas

Extra large containers include many extra calories

3/13/2003
Family Food

Help your kids avoid weight problems

3/10/2003
Journal Urges Overhaul of Supplement Rules

JAMA wants them regulated much like drugs

3/10/2003
Snack Attack

Make healthy choices

3/3/2003
Live Longer By Simply Trying to Lose Weight

Study finds death rates lower even if the attempt fails

3/3/2003
Weight-Loss Wisdom

First devise a plan