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Obesity is a major cause of many chronic diseases.  Find tips for losing weight and keeping it off.
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#Obesity Drain #Device #Approved by #FDA - ConscienHealth

#Obesity Drain #Device #Approved by #FDA - ConscienHealth | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
A new drain drain device for obesity treatment is drawing some strong reactions. It has a big yuck factor, but positive reviews from many patients.
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10 #Reasons #You're Not #Losing #Weight

10 #Reasons #You're Not #Losing #Weight | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
There are a number of factors that affect weight loss. Learn about 10 reasons you're not losing weight and what to do about it.
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Michelle Pollace's curator insight, June 15, 2016 12:27 PM
Losing weight is more complicated and than it seems. No wonder it's so hard!
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#Progress on a New Combination for #Obesity #Treatment - ConscienHealth

#Progress on a New Combination for #Obesity #Treatment - ConscienHealth | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
A new combination for obesity treatment – canagliflozin and phentermine – has promising efficacy in a phase II study presented at the ADA meeting.
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In #obesity fight, UK's heavy-handed #soda #tax beats US' watered-down warning

In #obesity fight, UK's heavy-handed #soda #tax beats US' watered-down warning | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
Behavioral research shows why a heavy-handed approach like the UK's soda tax works better than the mere warning that San Francisco wants to put in advertisements.
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In U.S., 38% of adults and 17% of kids are now obese, CDC study says

In U.S., 38% of adults and 17% of kids are now obese, CDC study says | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
Four in ten American women are obese, a figure that has risen since 2005, new data show. Obesity among U.S. men remains stable at 35%.
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8 Ways to #Optimize #Nutrient Levels and #Lose #Weight

8 Ways to #Optimize #Nutrient Levels and #Lose #Weight | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
One big obstacle in losing weight is nutritional imbalances. After reviewing major nutritional research over the last 40 years and doing nutritional testing
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The Empire Strikes Back: #UK #Food Fight Part 2 - ConscienHealth

The Empire Strikes Back: #UK #Food Fight Part 2 - ConscienHealth | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
The British National Obesity Obesity Forum finds itself in disarray after starting UK food fight with a sensational report on dietary guidance.
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#Mortality #Lower in Obesity After Surgery - ConscienHealth

#Mortality #Lower in Obesity After Surgery - ConscienHealth | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
New data presented at the European Obesity Summit demonstrate that mortality is dramatically higher for people with obesity who opt not to have surgery.
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57 Varieties of Obesity: Moving Past One Size Fits All - ConscienHealth

57 Varieties of Obesity: Moving Past One Size Fits All - ConscienHealth | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
One size fits all describes the thinking has dominated policies to address obesity for decades. But it is inadequate for obesity treatment and prevention.
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Nutrition Superstition: #Snacking - ConscienHealth

Nutrition Superstition: #Snacking - ConscienHealth | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
Snacking is often held up as major culprit behind the obesity epidemic. These presumptions are based more on suspicions than on scientific facts.
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6 Simple Ways to #Save 100 #Calories per #Day

6 Simple Ways to #Save 100 #Calories per #Day | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
Make just one of these swaps daily to save major calories every week and reach your weight loss goals more easily.
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New Understanding of #Obesity as a Systemic #Disease - ConscienHealth

New Understanding of #Obesity as a Systemic #Disease - ConscienHealth | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
Genetic research presented is expanding the understanding of obesity as a systemic disease mediated by inflammation and may lead to better treatments.
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The Harms Neglected by Childhood Obesity Campaigns - ConscienHealth

The Harms Neglected by Childhood Obesity Campaigns - ConscienHealth | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
The impact of severe childhood obesity is so great that childhood obesity campaigns must start addressing needs of children affected.
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Intuitive Objectivity? - ConscienHealth

Intuitive Objectivity? - ConscienHealth | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
Objectivity in the study of intuitive eating is surely worth pursuing, but it's not evident in a new publication of a randomized controlled trial.
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Can #Stress Cause #Obesity?

Can #Stress Cause #Obesity? | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
Some people lose weight when they're super-stressed, but most tend to gain weight. Learn more about how chronic stress can lead to weight gain.
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#Obesity Solution: Dig Harder! - ConscienHealth

#Obesity Solution: Dig Harder! - ConscienHealth | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
Two commentaries in JAMA describe the need for an immediate obesity solution. Their solutions? Renewed emphasis on preventing this scourge.
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#Obesity #Trends: Up, Down, and Sideways - ConscienHealth

#Obesity #Trends: Up, Down, and Sideways - ConscienHealth | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
New data published in JAMA depict obesity trends that are up, down, and sideways. Taken as a whole, the picture is distressing.
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Toxic #Stress Fueling the #Obesity #Epidemic - ConscienHealth

Toxic #Stress Fueling the #Obesity #Epidemic - ConscienHealth | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
An epidemic of toxic stress is quietly destroying the lives of our precious children. It lies hidden behind growing rates of severe childhood obesity.
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New #Evidence for #Portion #Control in #Obesity Care - ConscienHealth

New #Evidence for #Portion #Control in #Obesity Care - ConscienHealth | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
A new study in Obesity shows that portion control, in the form of prepackaged entrées, can help people lose a third more weight in a 12-week program.
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12 #Foods That Control Your #Appetite

12 #Foods That Control Your #Appetite | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
Stop counting down the minutes until your next meal. Fill up on these filling foods and say goodbye to unneeded calories.
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Energy Balance: Physics or Biology? - ConscienHealth

Energy Balance: Physics or Biology? - ConscienHealth | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
Kudos to the Blackburn Course in Obesity Medicine for organizing a smart, entertaining debate of controversial views about energy balance.
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Fat Debates: Science and Sensation - ConscienHealth

Fat Debates: Science and Sensation - ConscienHealth | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
Four decades of fat debates have witnessed shifts in both scientific observations and the range stakeholders who translate them into policy.
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What Are #Carb #Blockers and Do They Work?

What Are #Carb #Blockers and Do They Work? | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
Carb blockers claim to help you eat carbs without absorbing the calories. But do they work? Are they safe? This article reviews the science.
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Obesity: Personal, Community, and Corporate Responsibility - ConscienHealth

Obesity: Personal, Community, and Corporate Responsibility - ConscienHealth | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
A balance of personal, community, and corporate responsibility strategies will be necessary to reduce the harms of excess obesity.
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10 #Plant-Based Foods that Promote #Healthier Cholesterol Levels

10 #Plant-Based Foods that Promote #Healthier Cholesterol Levels | Weight Loss News | Scoop.it
“ Cholesterol is produced in the liver, primarily by saturated fats, which is one reason a diet high in saturated fats (from animal-based foods and refined veggie oils) is said to be harmful for your heart health and cholesterol levels. These 10 plant-based foods can help you fight high cholesterol and improve your heart health now!”
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