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Rates of Drug-, Alcohol-Linked Death Triple After Weight-Loss Surgery

Rates of Drug-, Alcohol-Linked Death Triple After Weight-Loss Surgery

By Donna SiegfriedHealthDay Reporter Latest Diet & Weight Management News THURSDAY, June 20, 2019 (HealthDay News) — A new study offers some sobering news about weight-loss surgery. People who undergo a gastric bypass procedure called Roux-en-Y are three times more likely than those in the general population to die of drug- or alcohol-related causes, according […]

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How Does Your Diet Stack Up?

How Does Your Diet Stack Up?

By Len CanterHealthDay Reporter Latest Diet & Weight Management News FRIDAY, June 21, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Ever wonder how your diet habits — good or bad — compare to others? Annual surveys done by the International Food Information Council Foundation detail positive changes that people are making and where improvement is still needed. People […]

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How Much Fat Do You Really Need?

How Much Fat Do You Really Need?

By Len CanterHealthDay Reporter Latest Diet & Weight Management News MONDAY, June 17, 2019 (HealthDay News) — With all the attention that the very high-fat Keto diet is getting, you might be wondering how much fat is healthy and how much your body really needs every day to thrive. First, know that some fat is […]

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How to Prevent Sneaky Summer Weight Gain

How to Prevent Sneaky Summer Weight Gain

Latest Diet & Weight Management News MONDAY, May 27, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer vacation — a season of potato salad, ice cream and, if you’re not careful, unwanted weight gain. But it is possible to avoid packing on the pounds. Just hop on the scale every day, […]

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How to Burn Calories During Everyday Tasks

How to Burn Calories During Everyday Tasks

By Len CanterHealthDay Reporter Latest Diet & Weight Management News MONDAY, May 27, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Looking for ways to burn extra calories? Don’t just stand there — these moves allow you to multitask for fitness. Whenever you’re stuck in a long line, do toe raises to work foot and calf muscles. Simply lift […]

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Many ‘Dehumanize’ People with Obesity

Many ‘Dehumanize’ People with Obesity

By Maureen SalamonHealthDay Reporter Latest Diet & Weight Management News THURSDAY, May 23, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Many people — including those who are overweight themselves — view people with obesity as less human or less evolved, new research reveals. In four online studies questioning more than 1,500 participants from the United States, the United […]

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Eating to Reach Health Goals

Eating to Reach Health Goals

By Len CanterHealthDay Reporter Latest Diet & Weight Management News THURSDAY, May 23, 2019 (HealthDay News) — What and when you eat certain foods can boost how you feel at different times during the day. When it comes to meal planning, timing is everything. Important for anyone trying to lose weight, research shows that having […]