Epinephrine auto-injectors for emergency anaphylaxis treatment do not work for a large percentage of the population, especially women.
Evacusafe launch Evacuslider rescue-sheet specifically designed to accommodate larger built people, including bariatric patients.
By Transformtive Nutrition
From new and upcoming author Michael Tamez; a certified Wellness Coach, comes a groundbreaking and progressive guide that will facilitate the health transformation of people worldwide.
Organizations working to protect the rights of people of large body size object to the “people first language” being promoted by organizations representing bariatric surgeons and pharmaceutical company interests.
By Food Research and Action Center
– June 10, 2015 – The Food Research and Action Center (FRAC) held its 25th Annual Benefit Dinner on June 10 at The Capital Hilton in Washington, D.C., where it honored Sandra G.
By Action for Sick Children
Cheshire-based charity Action for Sick Children’s chief executive Val Jackson said the obesity epidemic that is affecting a growing number of our children is not simply down to an unhealthy diet but also due to a worrying lack of exercise.
NAAFA is appalled by fat-shaming ads targeting kids in Guatemala. Stigmatization only serves to increase discrimination.
By Titan Transformation
Titan Transformation is a comprehensive curriculum designed to transform the mind, body and lives of overweight men and women by helping them achieve permanent weight loss. Ben Shaw’s Team will be in Ft Lauderdale on Saturday, May 30 2015.
By Silver Diner
New research in Obesity is first of its kind to look at ordering patterns and sales data following healthy menu changes
By Adelphi University
Award for Capacity and Partnership Building Will Focus on Native American Health and Wellness: Reservation-Based Diabetes and Obesity Prevention
Nevada wants to be the first state in the nation to declare fat a “chronic disease”
Today, two new modules have been added to the EACCME-accredited European Obesity Initiative Continuing Medical Education (CME) series on epgonline.org, the website for healthcare professionals.
By Wellness City Challenge
Youth Leaders to Educate Peers and Legislators, Advocating for Modernizing Home Economics
NEW YORK, NY - March 24, 2015 –– BariatricPal, the leading online weight loss surgery community, reached a membership of 250,000 members.
By Braasch Biotech LLC
Braasch Biotech LLC, a biopharmaceutical company pioneering a new field of anti-somatostatin vaccines, today announced the company has been notified by China’s State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) concerning the office’s approval of a patent...
Top selling weight loss supplement brand, Liporidex, has become the safe and effective way to lose weight quickly and keep it off.
A misleading new headline from a study published today in the New England Journal of Medicine suggests bariatric surgery is the only method women have for lower risk pregnancies.
By Your Lifestyle Products Ltd
Opriimo offers a completely new solution to weight management. It’s a revolutionary new medical device that reduces appetite. Opriimo is completely natural and clinically proven for weight management and the supportive treatment of excess weight.
By Informa Life Sciences Exhibitions
Hormonal changes during menarche, pregnancy and menopause impact how a body uses and stores fat
By Baptist Health South Florida
Medical practitioners will hear answers to patient questions Feb. 19-22 in Miami Beach
By ASMBS Foundation
The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) Foundation and the Florida State Chapter of the ASMBS will present a statewide obesity awareness campaign on February 22, 2015.
By Sol Foot & Ankle Centers
One in 20 Adults Over Age 50 has P.A.D. — A Disease That Raises the Risk of Heart Attack, Stroke and Limb loss
By Marketdata Enterprises, Inc.
Affordable Care Act Creates Huge Opportunities For MDs, Nurses
Mississippi House Bill 330, which targets Medicaid recipients, is discriminatory! It would force them to submit to programs that require foods that they may not be able to afford and penalize them if they do not comply.
By The Nutrition Center of Morristown
When research is funded by pharmaceutical companies, you can bet that prescription drugs will beat out an effective diet, exercise, and lifestyle program.
By Marc Dressen Personal Training
Personal Trainer London, Marc Dressen shares why obesity is becoming increasingly problematic in the UK, with rates of obesity higher than anywhere else in Europe.
It may be the season to be dieting, but after a landmark ruling in December by the European Court of Justice,Tayside legal firm Miller Hendry are advising local employers that New Year diets aside, they will need to review their approach to employees...
100 Ways to Lose Weight by Leann Forst is for busy families trying to deal with the obesity challenge.
By American Board of Obesity Medicine
In an effort to provide candidates and American Board of Obesity Medicine Diplomates access to a variety of resources dedicated to education on the topic of obesity medicine, the American Board of Obesity Medicine collaborates with numerous organizations.
By Fit Haven
In effort to help women and girls in New Haven fight diabetes, high blood pressure and obesity through physical fitness, nutrition education and healthy lifestyle management