Dieting To Lose Weight Health News

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11/30/2015
Weight Loss May Spare Knee Cartilage, Study Finds

Losing more than 10 percent of body weight was linked to slower degeneration of cushioning in joints

11/10/2015
Dangers of Belly Fat

Where you carry your body fat may be a key health indicator regardless of your weight.

11/9/2015
Frequent Self-Weighing by Young Women Linked to Depression

Study also finds more trips to the scale lead to greater body dissatisfaction, lower self-esteem

11/2/2015
Fast-Food Menus With Calorie Counts Not Changing New Yorkers' Habits

Affordable Care Act requires nationwide menu labeling in 2016

11/2/2015
Better Diets May Be Extending Americans' Lives

Study suggests people are eating better, living longer, though there's still room for lots of improvement

10/30/2015
Low-Fat Diets No Better Than Other Plans: Study

Perseverance, not the plan, predicts success, researchers said

10/16/2015
Healthy Eaters Don't Trust Overweight Bloggers, Study Finds

People seem to assume heavier people will recommend richer, less nutritious foods

10/13/2015
Mixed Martial Arts Fighters May Go to Dangerous Lengths to Shed Pounds

British study shows saunas, sweat suits, pills all used to trigger drastic weight loss before fights

10/6/2015
Health Tip: Talking to Your Doctor About Weight

Prepare what you'd like to discuss

9/29/2015
Dieters: Don't Replace Saturated Fats With Processed Carbs

Study found those who turned to whole grains and healthy fats saw a drop in heart risks

9/22/2015
Fruits, Veggies May Be Key to Keeping Unwanted Weight Off

Only caveat: avoid starchy vegetables such as potatoes, corn, study finds

9/14/2015
Mediterranean Diet With Olive Oil Might Cut Breast Cancer Risk: Study

Odds were reduced 68 percent in large Spanish review, but longer-term follow-up studies are needed

9/11/2015
Diet Sodas May Not Help You Lose Weight, Study Contends

People who drank low-calorie soft drinks tended to eat more foods high in sugar, salt and fat

9/4/2015
9/1/2015
Cutting Calories May Help You Fend Off Age-Linked Disease: Study

Smaller portions could lower risk of heart disease, diabetes, even in low-risk people

8/25/2015
Many Parents Put 'Food Pressure' on Their Kids, Study Finds

Overweight moms, dads often limit food intake, while those of normal weight push children to eat more

8/21/2015
Weight Loss Fights Liver Condition, No Matter How It's Done

Through surgery or lifestyle changes, shedding pounds improves nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, study finds

8/21/2015
Eating on the Run May Mean Eating More Later

Study found women gobbled more food down after snacking while walking

8/14/2015
Low-Fat May Beat Low-Carb Diet for Trimming Body Fat: Study

But best weight-loss plan is one you can stick with long-term, researcher says

8/14/2015
Health Tip: Strive to Lose Weight

Adopt these success strategies

8/13/2015
Could Your Smartphone Help Boost Your Heart Health?

Special apps, trackers may boost weight loss, exercise, quitting smoking, early studies suggest

8/11/2015
Calorie Burn Boost May Be Weight-Loss Surgery's Secret

Researchers find that gastric bypass procedure increases energy needed to digest food

8/7/2015
Health Tip: Set a Date to Lose the Weight

Target weight loss to a special event

8/5/2015
Weight-Loss Surgery's Benefits May Fade With Time, Study Suggests

Little is known about the long-term effects of bariatric procedures, experts say

8/4/2015
'Yo-Yo' Dieting Won't Raise Cancer Risk, Study Finds

People trying to lose weight should be encouraged to do so, researcher says

7/27/2015
Does Facebook Lead Young Women to Dangerous Diets?

Risk is highest for those who use social media site to compare themselves to friends, study finds

7/1/2015
Weight-Loss Surgery May Beat Diet, Exercise as Type 2 Diabetes Treatment

After procedure, many patients no longer need medications, researchers find

6/15/2015
Dieters May Lose Fewer Pounds When They Choose Their Weight-Loss Plan

Study found those assigned a food plan dropped a bit more weight

5/11/2015
'Thrifty' Metabolism Might Sabotage Weight Loss Efforts

Study results appear to confirm common belief

5/8/2015
High-Protein Diet May Be Dangerous for Those at Risk of Heart Disease

Weight gain, early death noted in study of older adults

5/7/2015
5/6/2015
3 Steps May Boost Healthier Eating

Make nutritious foods convenient, attractive and normal, research suggests

4/24/2015
Foods That Help Keep the Pounds Off as You Age

Study found it's not just about calories; some foods not as bad for waistline as thought

4/22/2015
Health Tip: Manage Weight-Loss Goals

Adjust targets as needed

4/9/2015
Migraine Drug May Up Risk of Eating Disorders in Some Teens

Case reports don't prove the medicine caused problems, however

4/6/2015
Weight Watchers, Jenny Craig Beat Other Commercial Diet Plans, Study Finds

However, other programs haven't done long-term, randomized trials

3/27/2015
3/19/2015
Health Tip: Evaluating a Weight-Loss Program

Ask these questions to be sure it's safe

3/17/2015
Diet Sodas Linked to Widening Waistlines in Seniors: Study

But it's not clear whether the noncaloric drinks are a direct cause, experts say

3/16/2015
Tackling Obesity May Ease a Dangerous Irregular Heartbeat

Keeping the weight off over time was key to curbing atrial fibrillation, study found

3/12/2015
Health Tip: Confused About Comfort Foods?

You may not have to give up your faves to lose weight

2/24/2015
Health Tip: Maintaining Healthy Habits

Suggestions to keep weight off

2/16/2015
Eating More Fiber Helped People Lose Weight, Researchers Report

Trial comparing simple dietary change to more complicated regimen found similar health benefits

2/9/2015
Residential Treatment Program Helps Obese Kids Lose Weight, Study Finds

Treatment also boosted blood vessel health, but therapy is costly and long-term results are unknown

1/29/2015
1/28/2015
Weight Gain or Loss Linked to Fracture Risk in Older Women

Study found just a 5 percent change in weight may affect postmenopausal bone health

1/14/2015
For Pastors, It's Easy to Pack on the Pounds

Stress, long hours and low pay are a challenge to clergy members, study finds

1/13/2015
Health Tip: Trimming Calories From Your Dinner Plate

Steam veggies instead of drowning them in butter

1/8/2015
Cooler Temps May Boost Calorie-Burning 'Brown Fat,' Mouse Study Suggests

Human trials are needed, but study offers clues to potential method of weight control

1/7/2015
Despite Resolutions, Food Bills Go Up After New Year's

Consumers seem to stick with calorie-rich favorites from the holiday season, research shows