From hypertension to painful joints, there are lots of good reasons to lose weight. And according to recent research published in Cell Reports, an open-access life sciences journal (Cell Press), losing weight not only has the power to put type 2 diabetes in remission, but also can alter gene expression for improvement in metabolism.
Botox for Weight Loss? If the idea of injecting Botox into your stomach for the sake of shedding a few pounds sounds crazy, just think of how crazy it is in general that we inject one of the most poisonous substances into our faces to smooth away lines and wrinkles. Hey, if it works for
No doubt about it, we are a nation obsessed by body size. Stories that call out options for slimmer silhouettes or thinner thighs captivate and enthrall with the possibilities… Okay, okay. Yes, we all want to be fit and look good in our designer denim, but sometimes media take the whole “6th grade level” a step
Liposuction is the perfect solution for those final few stubborn bulges that refuse to respond to your diet and exercise efforts. But there’s nothing more frustrating than trying to get to that point for those who continue to gain unwanted pounds despite an honest effort. While eating right and exercising can result in weight
If you could have any cosmetic correction, what would it be? According to a recent survey, most everyone wants to get rid of excess weight. Surprised? Neither are we! The survey, conducted by the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) this year, reports that more than 4 out of 5 people admit that extra body
It is well known that liposuction and other body contouring procedures aren’t the primary answer to weight loss. However when it comes to post-massive weight loss (MWL) in patients who undergo bariatric surgery, experts argue that these procedures are a necessary part of achieving the end goal shared by physicians and the healthcare system—the long-term