Search

Improved Life: Obese Dogs That Lose Weight

IMPROVED LIFE: OBESE DOGS THAT LOSE WEIGHT

Researchers at the University of Liverpool have discovered that the obese dogs that lose weight usually get an improved life quality....

Healthier living could reduce worldwide dementia by a third, report says

HEALTHIER LIVING COULD REDUCE WORLDWIDE DEMENTIA BY A THIRD, REPORT SAYS

Up to one-third of the world's dementia cases could be prevented by addressing factors such as education, hypertension, diet, hearing...

 
 
 
Even Children are Getting Gastric Bypasses Now

EVEN CHILDREN ARE GETTING GASTRIC BYPASSES NOW

Weight loss surgery for children and adolescents is becoming widespread and is being performed in children as young as five years old....

 
 
 
Could Artificial Sweeteners Raise Your Odds for Obesity?

COULD ARTIFICIAL SWEETENERS RAISE YOUR ODDS FOR OBESITY?

Products won't lead to significant weight loss and are even tied to weight gain, research review finds Related MedlinePlus Pages:...

​This Common Weight Loss Food Might Actually Be Giving You a Gut

​THIS COMMON WEIGHT LOSS FOOD MIGHT ACTUALLY BE GIVING YOU A GUT

Photograph by getty images ​Is it responsible for your weight gain? The “diet” choice might not actually help your diet goals at all:...

 
 
 
Your Weight Loss Transformation Fast Start

YOUR WEIGHT LOSS TRANSFORMATION FAST START

Maybe you don't have a weight loss transformation success story because you haven't taken the right steps. What's holding you back?...

Warmer weather means more exercise!

WARMER WEATHER MEANS MORE EXERCISE!

Now that the weather is warming up, it might be time to shed those winter pounds. Not yours. Well, maybe yours but also your pet's...

 
 
 
IAFP debate: Is the pizza or the box actually causing obesity?

IAFP DEBATE: IS THE PIZZA OR THE BOX ACTUALLY CAUSING OBESITY?

TAMPA, FL - There are no “snowflakes” or demands for “safe spaces” from any of the attendees of the International Association for Food...

Allurion Technologies Adds $27M for Nonsurgical Weight Loss Balloon

ALLURION TECHNOLOGIES ADDS $27M FOR NONSURGICAL WEIGHT LOSS BALLOON

About 10 years ago, I ate a 72-ounce steak in one hour for an eating competition. Could I still eat that much if I had Allurion Technologies'...

 
 
 
Allurion raises $27M to commercialize gastric balloon device in the U.S. and beyond

ALLURION RAISES $27M TO COMMERCIALIZE GASTRIC BALLOON DEVICE IN THE U.S. AND BEYOND

The swallowable balloon eliminates the need for endoscopy and anesthesia, reducing costs for patients - who are generally paying out...

Top Veterinary Articles of the Week: Rhinoscopy, Aging Process and Yes, Talking Obesity Again

TOP VETERINARY ARTICLES OF THE WEEK: RHINOSCOPY, AGING PROCESS AND YES, TALKING OBESITY AGAIN

Dogs and the Aging Process Dr. Nancy Kay/Spot Speaks Photo Pixabay As time goes on, a body wears down. Some changes are inevitable...

 
 
 
Watching TV During Meals A Time for Talking, Family Bonding

WATCHING TV DURING MEALS A TIME FOR TALKING, FAMILY BONDING

Television watching is one of the risk factor for obesity. Children from low-income families watch more TV and have higher obesity...

Cleveland Clinic leads multicenter trial on obesity, diabetes

CLEVELAND CLINIC LEADS MULTICENTER TRIAL ON OBESITY, DIABETES

A $10.2 million grant from the National Institutes of Health will allow researchers from the Cleveland Clinic and other consortium...

 
 
 
Annapolis Plastic Surgeon on Training Resident Plastic Surgeons in Egypt

ANNAPOLIS PLASTIC SURGEON ON TRAINING RESIDENT PLASTIC SURGEONS IN EGYPT

Dr. Marcia Ormsby reflects on her recent visit to Egypt, where she volunteered her time and expertise to teach plastic surgery residents...

Shocking research shows that serving sizes are BIGGER

SHOCKING RESEARCH SHOWS THAT SERVING SIZES ARE BIGGER

New research has revealed that Australians are eating bigger portions of junk food than ever before - with the rise fuelling an 'obesity...

 
 
 
These Surprising States Have The Most Overweight Pets

THESE SURPRISING STATES HAVE THE MOST OVERWEIGHT PETS

It's certainly not new information that the United States has a weight problem, or that the epidemic has spread to our pets. One out...

Which States Have The Fattest Cats And Dogs?

WHICH STATES HAVE THE FATTEST CATS AND DOGS?

Obesity is a serious problem for U.S. pets.

 
 
 
Obesity Prevention Program Aids Preschoolers In Losing Weight

OBESITY PREVENTION PROGRAM AIDS PRESCHOOLERS IN LOSING WEIGHT

Prevalence of obesity is two to three times higher in children from low-income families, and with community-wide initiative programs...

Did Your State Make The List Of Ones With The Fattest Pets?

DID YOUR STATE MAKE THE LIST OF ONES WITH THE FATTEST PETS?

If you've heard national statistics on overweight and obese populations in the United States from the past few years, you know that...