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- 8 Weight-Loss Myths That Could Hurt Your Waistline
Struggling to shift the pounds? You may be sabotaging your own weight loss
efforts without even realizing it.
Newsmax. Friday, 16 Aug 2019.
- Weight Watchers defends its new weight loss app targeted at children
Weight Watchers launched an app called Kurbo to help kids lose weight. Kurbo co-founder Joanna Strober (pictured) defended the app after it faced backlash.
Daily Mail. Thursday, 15 Aug 2019.
- Jameela Jamil slams new weight loss app targeted at 8-year-olds
Jameela Jamil has blasted Weight Watcher's new US weight loss
app, which launched in America yesterday and is targeted at 8 to 17-year-olds.
Daily Mail. Wednesday, 14 Aug 2019.
- 'Catcher of the rye' method detects rye gluten proteins in foods
Gluten-free diets have been trendy for several years now, with adherents claiming that avoiding grains that contain the substance helps with weight loss
or improves general health. ...
Science Daily. Wednesday, 14 Aug 2019.
- New hormone injection aids weight loss in obese patients
An injection has helped reduce body weight and glucose levels in patients with diabetes and obesity in four weeks.
Science Daily. Tuesday, 6 Aug 2019.
- Mexican oil company offers employees 'healthy incentive' bonus for weight loss, report says
Mexico's state-run oil company is reportedly offering more money to employees who meet new body standards.
Fox News. Saturday, 3 Aug 2019.
- Kai the dog celebrates 100-pound weight loss transformation on 'Good Morning America'
Pam Heggie does not know much about Kai's past before she started fostering him except that he had been taken to the vet to be put down.
ABC News. Friday, 2 Aug 2019.
- Pregnant Jemma Lucy's 'irresponsible' Instagram post banned
The Advertising Standards Authority banned reality star's ad for making claims about weight loss
BBC News. Tuesday, 30 Jul 2019.
- Does Orangetheory Fitness work for weight loss and muscle toning? - CNET
The science is pretty convincing, but there are some caveats.
CNET. Saturday, 27 Jul 2019.
- Whitney Way Thore slams fans applauding weight loss
Reality star Whitney Way Thore this week slammed fans on Instagram who have congratulated her for losing weight.
Fox News. Friday, 26 Jul 2019.
- Digital health start-up Livongo files to go public
Livongo got its start in 2012 with an offering that included glucose monitors and test strips for people with diabetes. It has subsequently expanded its scope to other medical conditions, including behavioral health and weight loss
CNBC. Friday, 28 Jun 2019.
- Could This Be A Solution To TheObesity Epidemic: Food In A Pill Format
Would you replace your meals with pills if you could lose significant weight by doing so? With an estimated 40% of Americans overweight, the weight loss
market is projected to be a $253 billion dollar market by 2024. ...
Forbes. Wednesday, 26 Jun 2019.
- Coffee May Help Your Body Burn Fat: Study
The health benefits of drinking a morning cup of Joe are piling up and researchers have just added a new entry to the list - weight loss
Newsmax. Tuesday, 25 Jun 2019.
- Can Coffee Really Help You Burn Fat? What This Study Said
Here is what this study found about caffeine and brown fat and what the implications may be about coffee drinking, weight loss, and obesity.
Forbes. Tuesday, 25 Jun 2019.
- The ROI of a Snooze: 3 Reasons Why Every Entrepreneur Needs to Invest in Quality Sleep
Insufficient sleep can negatively affect the heart, lungs and kidneys; appetite, metabolism and weight control
-- and more.
Entrepreneur. Monday, 1 Apr 2019.
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