Dieting To Lose Weight Health News

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Article Title
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

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