Bariatric Surgery May Curb Migraine

In our experience with the Mini-Gastric Bypass the MGB appeared to curb migraineAmplify’d from http://www.medscape.comFrom Medscape Medical News > Neurology Bariatric Surgery May Curb Migraine AttacksMegan Brooks Authors and Disclosures Physician Rating:    ( 5 Votes )             Rate This Article:   Print This Email this Share Facebook Twitter   processing....   Information from Industry … Continue reading Bariatric Surgery May Curb Migraine

Magenstrasse and Mill vs Sleeve vs

Magenstrasse and Mill vs Sleeve vs Mini-Gastroplasty Weight loss 57 to 100 lbs mean 78 for the MM Weight loss for the Sleeve 76 to 81mean 78 Roughly equal to the Mini-Gastroplasty (~74 lbs)Amplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govConn Med. 2010 Nov-Dec;74(10):589-93.Magenstrasse and Mill gastroplasty and sleeve gastrectomy as treatment for morbid obesity.Arroyo K, Alkoury F, Nadzam G, … Continue reading Magenstrasse and Mill vs Sleeve vs

Eat Healthy to Lose Weight

Consuming a diet lower in Energy Density (Vegetables and Whole Grains), characterized by greater intake of vegetables and whole grains, may aid with weight loss maintenanceAmplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govEat Behav. 2011 Apr;12(2):119-25. Epub 2011 Jan 25.Dietary energy density and successful weight loss maintenance.Raynor HA, Van Walleghen EL, Bachman JL, Looney SM, Phelan S, Wing RR.Department of … Continue reading Eat Healthy to Lose Weight

Drinking water is associated with weight

Drinking water is associated with weight loss; Absolute and relative increases in drinking water were associated with significant loss of body weight and fat over time, independent of covariates. The results suggest that drinking water may promote weight loss in overweight dieting women.Amplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govObesity (Silver Spring). 2008 Nov;16(11):2481-8. Epub 2008 Sep 11.Drinking water is … Continue reading Drinking water is associated with weight

Water GOOD; Soda, Sugar, Diet Drinks-BAD

These findings from clinical trials, along with those from epidemiologic and intervention studies, suggest water has a potentially important role to play in reducing energy intake, and consequently in obesity prevention. In these comparisons, calorie intakes were 8% higher in people drinking sugary drinks. Artificial sweeteners found no weight loss Little evidence favoring milk or … Continue reading Water GOOD; Soda, Sugar, Diet Drinks-BAD

Study: Poor Results From Lap-Band Surger

March 21, 2011 -- Long-term results for Lap-Band weight loss surgery are relatively poor, according to a new study from Belgium.Amplify’d from http://www.webmd.comStudy: Poor Results From Lap-Band Surgery Researchers Say Weight Loss From Lap-Band Is Relatively Low; Critics Say Study Has Flaws By Kathleen DohenyWebMD Health News Reviewed by Laura J. Martin, MD March 21, … Continue reading Study: Poor Results From Lap-Band Surger

Orlistat should be considered as part of a weight loss intervention

Addition of orlistat should be considered as part of a weight loss interventionAmplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govAddition of orlistat should be considered as part of a weight loss interventionInt J Pediatr Obes. 2010 Sep 22. [Epub ahead of print]Early weight loss and outcome at one year in obese adolescents treated with orlistat or placebo.Chanoine JP, Richard M.Endocrinology … Continue reading Orlistat should be considered as part of a weight loss intervention

Orlistat = Good: Try a Little Orlistat

Orlistat = Good: Try a Little OrlistatAmplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govAging Clin Exp Res. 2010 Jun;22(3):206-11.Effects of weight loss on ventricular systolic and diastolic functions and left ventricular mass assessed by tissue doppler imaging in obese geriatric women: preliminary report.Varli M, Turhan S, Aras S, Atli T, Erdogan G.Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ankara University School of Medicine, … Continue reading Orlistat = Good: Try a Little Orlistat