Rheumatoid arthritis: Weight loss and other side effects

According to the Arthritis Foundation, an estimated two-thirds of people with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are overweight or have obesity. Weight loss can be a side effect of RA medication or a symptom of the condition itself. Does RA cause weight loss? A person with RA may lose weight for many reasons. For example, pain and stiffness can make it hard […]

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To lose weight hampered by the lack of long-term group support

Foreign scientists named constraint to drop excess weight and presented methods to overcome it. As shown by recent studies, regardless of proper diet and intensity of physical activity, often after a short time the pounds still come back, because of the lack of long-term group support. In order to strengthen a person’s struggling with overweight, in his endeavour to achieve […]

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Greater weight loss with gastric bypass than other bariatric surgeries

(HealthDay)—Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) is associated with greater weight loss at one, three, and five years than sleeve gastrectomy (SG) or adjustable gastric banding (AGB), though it also has the highest rate of 30-day adverse events, according to a study published Oct. 29 in the Annals of Internal Medicine. David Arterburn, M.D., M.P.H., from Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute […]

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Scientists said, why run the risk of dying people with excess and lack of weight

Excessively high and excessively low levels of body mass index (BMI) are associated with increased risk of death from almost all major causes, with the exception of road accidents. A study published October 31 in the journal The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology and conducted by researchers from the London school of hygiene and tropical medicine (London School of Hygiene and […]

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6 crazy lifehacks for weight loss

Perfect figure means perfect harmony, which is very difficult to achieve. Experts have called 6 absolutely crazy hacking that really work in the fight against excess weight. Breathe apples. If you believe the study conducted by researchers from Chicago, the inhalation of the aroma of apples helps in the fight against excess weight because it suppresses hunger pangs. Temporarily hunger […]

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Gastric bypass surgery associated with greater weight loss in adults

Adults with severe obesity had greater initial and sustained weight loss with gastric bypass surgery than either sleeve gastrectomy or adjustable gastric banding, according to a new study published today in the Annals of Internal Medicine. This is the largest long-term study of bariatric surgery to date. It included more than 46,000 patients at 41 participating health systems in 11 […]

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