Thursday, May 10, 2012

BBB Warns Consumers of HCG Weight-Loss Products

BBB Warns Consumers of HCG Weight-Loss Products
Better Business Bureau
HCG is not approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for weight loss. The only legal form of HCG is prescribed by doctors to treat female infertility, notweight loss. HCG manufacturers claim that these diet supplements will reset metabolisms, ...

Better Business Bureau 

Vampire Nutritionists!: Florida Warns Citizens About the Menace of Unlicensed ...
Reason Online (blog)
You could harm your health by following fad or unproven diet regimens that are not based on nutrition science. 3. Serious damage can occur to your health if the wrong type of nutrition therapy is prescribed for certain types of illnesses.

Mediterranean diet may cut your risk of heart disease
The News-Press
If you're looking for a heart-healthy eating plan, the Mediterranean diet might be what you want. The Mediterranean diet is basically a plan for healthy eating. It incorporates the use of olive oil and red wine and other components that characterize ...

Deuce Lutui's vegan diet led to serious weight loss and another NFL chance
Yahoo! Sports (blog)
On Tuesday, Lutui told that his new diet allowed him to come in for first practices at his preferred weight of 340 pounds -- in the past, that had been a bit of a struggle. "A lot of people wouldn't call it vegan, but as the vegan concept goes ...

Yahoo! Sports (blog)

Ask Dr. K: High-fiber diet has health benefits
So is a high-fiber diet good for you or not? A Many claims have been made about the healthbenefits of fiber. Yet studies have disagreed. Without claiming to have discovered the truth, let me tell you what I think the best evidence shows.

Craft a Heart-Healthy Salad in Honor of Mediterranean Diet Month
The healthy benefits of the Mediterranean diet are touted by numerous studies, and for good reason: it promotes heart health, good vision, and weight control, to name a few. An easy way to get the Mediterranean diet into your own life is by dressing up ...

It may not be fun, but right diet will make you thin
Clarksville Leaf Chronicle
What this means is anyone's guess, but it isn't far-fetched to infer that a government-mandatedhealth care system eventually would necessitate a government-mandated diet to control costs. In another study, Finkelstein and the Centers for Disease ...

Arena shares rise on favorable diet pill review
Shares of Arena Pharmaceuticals Inc. continued to rise Wednesday, a day after federal healthregulators issued a surprisingly favorable assessment of the company's previously rejected dietpill. The Food and Drug Administration denied approval for ...

Study: Anti-obesity program doesn't help teen girls
Fox News
An intensive obesity-prevention program for Australian girls didn't lead to any improvements in their diet, physical activity or body weight a year later, according to a new report. Findings from the school-based intervention, which involved exercise ...

Students' health suffers from poor diet
China Daily
By Cheng Yingqi and Li Yao ( China Daily) Chinese students aged 10 to 13 are in grave physical condition due to poor diet and lack of exercise, according to a report. The report, released by China Development Research Foundation in 2011, ...

Dr. Peter Nieman: Can diet help to manage ADHD?
Calgary Herald
My pediatrician told me that diet plays a very small role and that medication is the only real solution. Meanwhile our naturopath suggests that dietary changes work as well as medication. Who should I believe? A: The role of nutrition in the management ...

NFL Player Goes Vegan To Improve Health, Performance
Huffington Post
Go ahead and add Seattle Seahawks guard Deuce Lutui to the growing list of National Football League players embracing an animal-free diet for both health and performance. The 29-year-old, who has struggled with health and weight issues, ...

FDA Panel to Mull Weight-Loss Drug -- Again
MedPage Today
In 2010, an FDA panel voted against recommending approval for lorcaserin, made by Arena Pharmaceuticals, citing a variety of concerns, including a less-than-impressive average weight loss and data from animal studies suggesting that lorcaserin ...

For kids with celiac, a gluten-free diet can be manageable
After doing the research on gluten-free living, Simon and her husband decided to put Ben on thediet to see if it helped with developmental delays. The family travels with a cooler more often than not, carrying gluten-free pizza to birthday parties and ...

Deuce Lutui confirms vegan diet led to weight loss
NFL News
By Marc Sessler By Marc Sessler The Seattle Seahawks guard confirmed he's eaten a mostly animal-free diet to reach his playing weight of 340 pounds much earlier than in past seasons. This after years of struggling with a ballooning ...

Vitamins and Supplements: Do They Work?
U.S. News & World Report
By US News Staff Vitamins and dietary supplements are big—more than 110 million Americans forked over a collective $28 billion in 2010 on little bottles of would-be health magic. Research is unclear, however, on whether shoring up your diet with extra ...

The Diet Solution Program Review - Health Professional Weighs in on a Popular ...
SBWire (press release)
"Unscrupulous companies peddling worthless potions, pills and products along with the huge agricultural industry is not the answer to the lean, healthy body you can have..." Springfield, VA -- (SBWIRE) -- 05/09/2012 -- Weight loss plans, diets and “fat ...

Newest Weight Loss Diet Aired Twice on the Greatest US Show
Einnews Portugal
Raspberry Ketone is for us the #1 weight loss supplement of 2012. Incredible results claimed by thousands of people made this product a hard to get. Purest Formula Found! HILDEBRAN, NC, May 10, 2012 /24-7PressRelease/ -- After the new Raspberry Ketone ...

ASK THE EXPERT: Low sodium diet needed for heart failure patients
Muncie Star Press
With the direct and indirect cost of heart failure estimated at $37 billion in the United States for 2009, it is imperative that health-care providers actively involve patients and their families in the management of care to produce optimal patient ...

MyNetDiary and Withings Join Forces for a Highly Effective Health App
Diets In Review (blog)
Withings has been a worldwide force in bringing health care into the people's hands. Withings introduced the Wi-Fi Body Scale in 2009. The scale was the first ever internet connected body scale. Now the two are combining to offer weight loss and diet ...

Weight loss wardrobe
Daily Mail
A new range promises to flatter you at every stage of your diet: fat AND thin. But does it measure up? By Louise Atkinson Like so many women, my weight has yo-yoed over the years. I ballooned during my three pregnancies, and I've tried myriaddiet and ...

Daily Mail

Gluten-free Glutton: Don't take advice from Miley Cyrus
Florida Times-Union
A gluten-free diet will not necessarily help you lose weight. For the record, I've gained about five pounds since going gluten free 17 months ago. And a gluten-free diet is not some holistic remedy that will improve your physical and mental health.

Kids' TV time tied to unhealthy food choices
Chicago Tribune
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Kids and teens who watch a lot of television are less likely to get their fruits and veggies and more likely to snack on candy or drink soda every day, according to a new survey of close to 13000 US students.

Don't bust your gut! Lower-calorie versions of grilled favorites
Dave Zinczenko, author of "Grill This, Not That," reveals five healthy versions of popular restaurant meals that you can whip up at home, including pork chops and steak fajitas. By Dave Zinczenco, Men's Health The reason people have a hard time losing ...

11 habits that send diet plans awry
The Korea Herald
With unusually hot weather signaling an early end to spring, many women are taking up weight loss regimes, getting ready to show off slender figures in summer. According to business group CJ, the women's weight-loss market is worth around 200 billion ...

Spring Forward to a Healthier, Happier You
Huffington Post (blog)
You spent winter months exercising in your living room and you know the key to a healthy, activelifestyle is a balanced diet, so what gives? Well, you might be making an age-old mistake, so I will let you in on a little secret.

Colourful diet? Beige food dominates British plates
“Not eating a variety of food groups, including lots of fruit and vegetables can also compromise the immune and digestive systems and, ultimately, long term health.” Cereal, toast and tea were voted the most popular breakfast options, while sandwiches ...

Weight Loss Surgery Now an Option For Obese Teens
My Fox Boston
... noticed I was really big and I needed to lose weight," says 17-year-old Nellie Paulino, about her lifelong battle to lose weight. Nellie's mother had weight loss surgery in 2010, and Nellie followed her mother's healthier diet, but it didn't help.

Pretty (Healthy) Food
Eating a more nutrient-dense diet is actually fun if the tastes and textures complement each other well. The dinner combination pictured here is pistachio encrusted chicken, mashed cauliflower, asparagus and roasted mixed veggies.

Fun, incentives can encourage kids to garden
Shreveport Times
Children are more likely to add healthy foods to their diet when they are actively involved in the process of growing them. / AP The Associated Press If you think it's hard getting kids to eat their vegetables, wait until you try recruiting them for ...

Marta Montenegro: How to Drink Your Calories the Right Way
Fox News
One of the most common diet pitfalls is “drinking your calories.” You can easily consume about 800 calories, a full meal, throughout the day just by gulping some seemingly innocent beverages. Take a look at this data from the Centers for Disease ...

Health events May 10-16
What: How to use medicinal herbs to help with headache and osteoarthritis pain, and how to integrate healing herbs into your diet. Features holistic clinical pharmacist Cathy Rosenbaum and cooking demonstration by chef Gaetano Williams.

Children's Book on Veganism Could Trouble Non-Vegan Kids
Miami New Times (blog)
This is just more proof that anyone can benefit from embracing a vegan diet, but as evidenced by the controversy surrounding the recent launch of a children's book on the subject, some people think that "anyone" should exclude kids.

Miami New Times (blog)

FOX Carolina 21Some say colon cleanses are the way to detox
WHNS Greenville
Today, they're used for all kinds of medical conditions or weight loss. But how well do these cleanses work? How safe are they? James Keller was diagnosed with irritable bowel syndrome a few years ago and has struggled to find relief from conventional ...

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