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  • How does obesity surgery do all that? Gut signaling changes found

    How does obesity surgery do all that? Gut signaling changes found
    Scientists and physicians who study the treatment of obesity have been puzzled for some years over bariatric surgery and its benefits.”Stomach stapling” surgery was long seen as a “plumbing adjustment” that prompts weight loss by restricting the stomach’s capacity. But mounting evidence demonstrates that it does much more than that. Bariatric surgery appears to set in motion a host of physiological and psychological changes beyond weight loss, in many cases resolving type 2 diabetes, righting problematic cholesterol readings, and not just curbing, but changing, appetites.
  • Kevin Trudeau sentenced to 10 years in prison over book, TV claims

    Kevin Trudeau sentenced to 10 years in prison over book, TV claims
    Kevin Trudeau, the television pitchman who has been both successful and suspect, was sentenced to 10 years in prison Monday for making false claims, Reuters reports. Trudeau was found found guilty of criminal contempt in November in Chicago. The...

    Yoga helps fatigue, inflammation after breast cancer, study says

    Yoga helps fatigue, inflammation after breast cancer, study says
    Practicing yoga for at least three hours a week for three months reduced the fatigue and inflammation in breast cancer survivors, compared with survivors who did no yoga, researchers reported. And the more yoga, the greater the change, the researchers,...

    Beware of friends and the night if you're dieting, study says

    Beware of friends and the night if you're dieting, study says
    If there’s no caramel cheesecake, you are not likely to eat any. But plop one down on a table among a group of friends and forks are likely to come out. That’s a simple scene that embodies some of the complex mechanisms that make it so hard...

    'Biggest Loser' controversy can focus on public health issues

    'Biggest Loser' controversy can focus on public health issues
    The executive director of the Eating Recovery Center of California, Jennifer Lombardi, says it was no surprise to her that a contestant on “The Biggest Loser” lost a shocking amount of weight – in this case, Rachel Frederickson dieting...