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IBT Plus Liraglutide Boosts Weight Loss in Obese Patients

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NASHVILLE — Liraglutide (Victoza, Saxenda) added to intensive behavioral therapy (IBT) yielded significant weight loss for patients with obesity, researchers said. Compared with IBT alone, adults who received 3 mg of the GLP-1 receptor liraglutide as part of their treatment saw significantly greater weight loss after 1 year, reported Thomas Wadden, PhD, of the Perelman School of Medicine at the…

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Low-carb diets may be best for losing weight and keeping it off, study finds

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Strictly limiting carbohydrates and eating more fat may help the body burn more calories, a new clinical trial shows. Researchers found that among 164 adults in a weight-loss study, those placed on a low-carb, high-fat diet burned more daily calories, versus those given high-carb meals. On average, their bodies used up 250 extra calories per day over 20 weeks. The…

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Long-Term Phentermine for Weight Loss Appears Safe, Effective

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NASHVILLE, Tenn — Long-term, off-label use of the weight-loss drug phentermine appears to be effective and safe, new data suggest. Findings from an electronic record analysis involving nearly 14,000 adult phentermine users were presented November 14 in a late-breaking session here at Obesity Week 2018 by Kristina H. Lewis, MD, of Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Phentermine,…

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Weight-loss surgery data reveals 4 types of obesity

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Share this Article You are free to share this article under the Attribution 4.0 International license. <!– Topic <!– –> Understanding the very different characteristics of subgroups of obese patients may hold the key to devising more effective weight-loss treatments and interventions, according to new research. Analyzing data from more than 2,400 obese patients who underwent bariatric weight-loss surgery, researchers…

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Want to drop 180 pounds in a year? Here's how an East Tennessee school teacher did it.

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Christopher Salvemini Knoxville News Sentinel Published 8:32 AM EST Nov 15, 2018 VONORE – Although he is less than half the size he once was, Vonore Elementary first-grade teacher Dara Sarshuri is still losing weight. Even after he lost 180 pounds in less than a year, the number on Sarshuri’s scale would still be getting smaller — if he had one. Despite his…

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It's Easier Than Ever To Get The Recommended Amount Of Exercise

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GETTY IMAGES If you’re sitting right now, stand up. Walk a few steps or wave your arms in the air. Maybe do a quick dance move. OK, finished? You just did something really good for your health and well-being. That’s according to the latest Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans, released this week by the U.S. Department of Health and Human…

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Susanna Reid reveals why her weight loss hasn't been easy

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The TV presenter lost a stone within eight weeks <!– Last modified on November 15, 2018 – 17:04 GMT –> Last modified on 2018-11-15T17:04:02+00:00 Hanna Fillingham Good Morning Britain presenter Susanna Reid has revealed what she has had to cut out of her diet in order to lose weight, but how it hasn’t been easy Susanna Reid revealed in September…

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Ball State swimmers, divers preparing to dive into Thanksgiving dinner

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The table is set as families gather around the dinner table. Plates are piled high with mashed potatoes, turkey and stuffing. For Ball State swimmers and divers, however, while their plates may be full, they still try to stick to their dietary plans.  According to the Calorie Control Council, Americans eat up to 4,500 calories on Thanksgiving.  Many athletes from…

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Good News: It's Way Easier Than You Thought to Get the Recommended Amount of Exercise

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Low-carb diets might be best for maintaining weight loss, study says

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The study, published Wednesday in the journal BMJ, involved 164 overweight or obese people. Their weight was brought down by 12%, and they were stabilized at that weight and put on a high-, medium- or low-carbohydrate diet for 20 weeks. The diets were made up of 20% carbs and protein and 60% fat, 40% carbs and fat and 20% protein,…

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How exercise could help fight drug addiction

Exercise For Weight Loss 15th November 2018 0 Comments

The siren call of addictive drugs can be hard to resist, and returning to the environment where drugs were previously taken can make resistance that much harder. However, addicts who exercise appear to be less vulnerable to the impact of these environmental cues. Now, research with mice suggests that exercise might strengthen a drug user’s resolve by altering the production…

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For weight-loss maintenance, a low-carb diet may be best

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Get the latest from TODAY Sign up for our newsletter SUBSCRIBE Nov. 14, 2018 / 5:09 PM GMT / Source: TODAY By A. Pawlowski Most people can lose weight at first, but maintaining that slimmer figure long-term is notoriously hard. The body fights back, defending against weight loss by boosting hunger and food cravings, while at the same time slowing…

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The New Government Exercise Guidelines For 2018 Are Pretty Reasonable

Exercise For Weight Loss 14th November 2018 0 Comments

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recently released the second edition of the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans, your sporadic reminder that, yes, it’s probably a good idea to exercise. The report is like a government guide for achieving peak wellness; it describes the amounts and kinds of physical activity you should be engaging in to maintain your…

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Study shows regular behavioral counseling leads to clinically significant weight loss

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Intensive behavioral therapy (IBT), which provides diet and physical activity counseling, is proven to help adults with obesity achieve meaningful weight loss in six to 12 months. A new Penn Medicine study, published today in Obesity, the journal of the Obesity Society, is the first randomized controlled evaluation of the efficacy of IBT when implemented under the Centers for Medicare…

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Please Get Some Exercise, Any Exercise at All, New Federal Guidelines Plead

Exercise For Weight Loss 13th November 2018 0 Comments

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Please Get Some Exercise, Any Exercise at All, New Federal Guidelines Plead  Gizmodo New government guidelines say you can get your exercise in small doses  Washington Post Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans | HHS.gov  HHS.gov New Physical Activity Guidelines Urge Americans: Move More, Sit Less  NPR Full coverage Source link

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Even the 'Still Overweight' Benefit from Exercise

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By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Nov. 13, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Heavyset folks who exercise regularly shouldn’t get discouraged if they can’t seem to shed more weight, no matter how hard they try. A new study suggests that their regular workouts are still contributing to better overall heart health, making them “fat but fit” and helping them live longer.…

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The key to this couple's 130-pound weight-loss success? Coaching

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Get the Better newsletter. SUBSCRIBE Nov. 13, 2018 / 5:40 PM GMT By Stephanie Thurrott Names: Bill and Elena Rodriguez Ages: Bill, 57; Elena, 48 Residence: Roseau, Minnesota Jobs: Bill works as a design lead for Polaris Industries; Elena works for Marvin Windows and Doors Family status: Married with two adult children and four grandchildren under age 8 Elena’s peak…

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