Weight Loss

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Weight Loss Camps Rising In Popularity

A local woman, whose teenage son was overweight, decided she wasn’t going to let him go through life that way.

05/22/2015

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New Weight Loss Balloon Procedure Being Tested In Western Pa.

Many people who are obese and can’t lose weight on their own turn to bariatric surgery. However, for people who are afraid of surgery or who think the idea is just too radical, there soon may be a new option.

04/20/2015

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New Procedure Helps Shed Pounds Without Surgery

If you’re struggling to lose 5-15 pounds, a new procedure is designed to target that belly fat that just won’t go away.

02/12/2015

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Weight Loss Going High-Tech, But Does It Work?

Weight loss is going high-tech with new gadgets promising the end of diets, exercise regimens and even surgery.

10/08/2014

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J.J. Smith’s Cleansing Pineapple Spinach Smoothie

This pineapple smoothie recipe from JJ Smith will give your body a total cleanse, making a happier and healthier you.

09/30/2014

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Simple At-Home Tricks Could Help Boost Metabolism

We’ve all heard how our metabolism slows as we get older, which contributes to weight gain and energy loss. What if you could boost your metabolism by doing some pretty simple things right at home?

08/06/2014

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Colin Dunlap: If I Can Do It, You Can Do It

Listen, this column space is generally reserved for an exploration into topics about the sports world; I use it mostly to relay to you thoughts about the Pirates, Steelers, Penguins or other relevant happenings in such a realm. Today, we’re going in a different direction. Just because, well, because.

93-7 The Fan–05/04/2014

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Is Sitting For Long Hours At Work The New Smoking?

The average worker spends over five hours and 40 minutes sitting at their job every day and a new study says it’s bad for your health, with some claiming the long-term effects of sitting can be as bad as smoking.

Dr. Michael Jensen from the Mayo Clinic joined Larry and John to talk about a study they conducted.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/22/2014

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Some Nutrition Experts Warn Against Intermittent Fasting

Some people who are trying to lose weight are now cutting out meals instead of counting calorie.

04/04/2014

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Recall For Popular Weight Loss Drug

A recall is out for the popular weight loss drug Alli. It’s over complaints related to possible tampering.

03/28/2014

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Local Doctor Says Portion Control Is Key To Weight Loss

Imagine being able to eat everything you want and still lose weight. Experts say it can be done, but it all comes down to portion size.

03/10/2014

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New Diet Lets You Eat Chocolate And Lose Weight

Chocolate lovers, listen up! There’s a new diet out that promises to let you eat chocolate to lose weight.

02/07/2014

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Ideal Protein Diet Takes Scientific Approach To Weight Loss

Have you noticed our shrinking waistlines in our newsroom?

11/18/2013

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Is There A Magic Pill For Weight Loss?

Garcinia Cambogia is one of two new pills out there promising dramatic results when it comes to weight loss, but does it work?

11/14/2013

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Researchers Studying What Influences Our Mindless Eating Habits

At prestigious Cornell University, Professor Brian Wansink has students eating, well, dog food. It’s one of a variety of experiments, the rest dealing with people food, on what influences our eating without us even realizing.

11/06/2013

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