Tag: weight loss

Weight Gain Persists as HIV-Treatment Issue

People living with HIV who put on extra pounds and develop metabolic syndrome or related disorders linked in part to certain antiretroviral agents remain a...

Learn How to Lose Weight Fast and a 1000 Calorie Diet

Do you want to discover how to lose weight fast and do not know how you can achieve it? Do you want to know secrets...

Time-Restricted Feeding a ‘Viable Option’ to Lose Weight

Adults with obesity had similar weight loss and improvements in some cardiometabolic markers after restricting their eating to 4 or 6 hours a day for...

Weight Loss Not Fiber Intake Tied to Better A1c in Diabetes

In a small, short study of overweight patients with type 2 diabetes, consuming fewer calories resulting in weight loss of around 2 kg was associated...

Contrave Boosts Weight Loss in Diabetes Patients on Incretins

An exploratory analysis suggests that the obesity drug naltrexone/bupropion (Contrave, Orexigen Therapeutics) is safe and effective for patients with type 2 diabetes who are overweight...

A New Form of Medical Visits

Ten patients smiled and waved out on the computer monitor, as Jacob Mirsky, MD, greeted each one, asked them to introduce themselves, and inquired as...

Lifestyle Intervention in Prediabetes Not Just About Weight Loss

Adults with prediabetes of normal weight may derive at least as much benefit from lifestyle health coaching programs as adults who are overweight or obese,...

Weight Loss Intervention Fails in Endometrial Cancer Survivors

Almost half of obese endometrial cancer survivors in a recent study gained weight during 12 months of follow-up, whether or not they participated in a...

Diabetes Blunts Weight Loss Effect of Bariatric Surgery

People with diabetes may benefit less from bariatric surgery, compared with those without the disease, according to a retrospective review of patients receiving both sleeve gastrectomy and gastric...