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Weight Loss Success: Feeling Good about your Body NOW is the Scientifically Proven Key

Weight Loss Success: Feeling Good about your Body NOW is the Scientifically Proven Key

With just under quarter of the adult population of England as well as over a third of Americans tipping the scales of obesity, researchers are now investigating the psyche of weight loss and body image to help patients effectively lose… 0 Shares | | Posted in Fitness, Health, Mental Health, Weight Loss
Women who Started their First Diet at a Young Age More Likely to have Serious Health Issues Later in Life

Women who Started their First Diet at a Young Age More Likely to have Serious Health Issues Later in Life

The latest research about women, dieting and their overall health is disheartening, concluding that the younger a woman is when she goes on her first diet, the more apt she is to face a slew of detrimental health issues later… 0 Shares | | Posted in Fitness, Health, Health, Lifestyle, News, Weight Loss
Dr. Albert J. Stunkard, obesity pioneer who also fought the overweight social stigma, dies at 92

Dr. Albert J. Stunkard, obesity pioneer who also fought the overweight social stigma, dies at 92

Obesity researcher Dr. Albert J. Stunkard, who made significant strides in raising awareness about eating disorders while also engaging in efforts to shed society’s negative notions about overweight individuals, has died of pneumonia at the age of 92 (1). He… 0 Shares | | Posted in Fitness, Food, Health, Health, News, Nutrition, Weight Loss
New Jersey mom loses over 100 pounds, plus, a look at the emotional effects of weight loss

New Jersey mom loses over 100 pounds, plus, a look at the emotional effects of weight loss

After two pregnancies and pushing a size 24, 240-pound, 5-foot-4-inch Lori Miller Nasatka never thought she’d see the day when she be fit and healthy, let alone talking to others about her joy of running and participation in 5K events… 0 Shares | | Posted in Fitness, Food, Health, Mental Health, Nutrition, Weight Loss
Teenage girls turn to Instagram to develop healthier relationships with food

Teenage girls turn to Instagram to develop healthier relationships with food

For many people, the desire to lose weight can go from a healthy lifestyle meant to shed much-needed pounds to one that is filled with obsessive calorie-counting and extreme weight loss techniques even once the weight is lost. In fact,… 0 Shares | | Posted in Food, Health, Health, Lifestyle, Mental Health, News, Nutrition, Recipes
Weight Loss Can Create Feelings of Elation and Isolation

Weight Loss Can Create Feelings of Elation and Isolation

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than one-third of U.S. adults are obese (1). It’s no surprise then, that about 45 million Americans are on a diet every year, spending over $30 billion on products… 0 Shares | | Posted in Weight Loss
Baby Body Image

Baby Body Image

I want to talk a little about having a positive body image during pregnancy. As a woman, loving your body when it’s just your own is hard enough. Continuing to love it as it becomes a vessel for someone else… 0 Shares | | Posted in Lifestyle, Mental Health, Personal Care