Is Low-Carb Really King of Weight Loss?

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Is Low-Carb Really King of Weight Loss?
If you happen to keep up with nutrition news, you've most likely come across numerous headlines this week that, once again, proclaim low-carb the king of weight loss diets. The low-carb vs. low-fat debate has been going on for nearly two decades now …
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Study: Low-carb diet beats low-fat for weight loss and heart health
Good news for people who like oil more than bread: People on a low-carbohydrate diet lowered certain risk factors for cardiovascular disease and lost nearly three times as much weight as those on a low-fat diet, a new study found. “This isn't a license …
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The rise of superfood powders

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The rise of superfood powders
Ingredients judged to be the most nutrient-dense on the planet, freeze-dried and fine-milled, are being marketed to us as magic bullets, full of enzymes, antioxidants, vitamins and minerals and supposedly delivering all kinds of marvellous health …
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Smart smoothies a quick, tasty and healthy treat for seniors
Smoothies are often too large, have too many high-calorie ingredients, and contain too few high-nutrient fruits, vegetables and seeds, she says. Max says smoothies can be a great … People who are trying to lose weight should watch their portion size …
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The daily grind: The rise of superfood powders
Ingredients judged to be the most nutrient-dense on the planet, freeze-dried and fine-milled, are being marketed to us as magic bullets, full of enzymes, antioxidants, vitamins and minerals and supposedly delivering all kinds of marvellous health …
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Sports nutrition: Fueling the student athlete
"At LSU, we have fueling stations in the football weight room, the Tiger Stadium weight room, and the Academic Center that we keep stocked with foods like Greek yogurt, whole-grain bagels with peanut butter, string cheese, hummus, beef jerky, fresh …
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The Pros and Cons of the Paleo Diet

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The Pros and Cons of the Paleo Diet
2009;63(8):947-955. Frost GS, et al. Impacts of Plant-Based Foods in Ancestral Hominin Diets on the Metabolism and Function of Gut Microbiota In Vitro. mBio. 2014;5(3). pii: e00853-14. Fujimura KE, et al. Role of the gut microbiota in defining human …
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Fall Arts: Calendar of Events
14–Jan. 4 Reaching Beyond: Northwest DesignersCelebrating a range of crafts that cross time, media, and borders through 60 years of Northwest history and culture. Whatcom Museum, whatcommuseum.org. • 17 Lykke Li The Swedish indie-pop singer just …
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Fawad Khan is new 'eyecandy' who can act: Ayushmann Khurrana

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Fawad Khan is new 'eyecandy' who can act: Ayushmann Khurrana
While girls are swooning over Pakistani sensation Fawad Khan and his “Khoobsurat” performance, actor-singer Ayushmann Khurrana says the new Bollywood entrant is an “eyecandy who can act”. “Just watched Khoobsurat. Loved it. Way to go …
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Eye candy of the week
Nearly hidden on a narrow strip of land between a parking lot and an active railroad track, these gardens provide a pleasant retreat, particularly at this time of year, with colorful blooms and ripening produce. The Imagination Arbor near the main …
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Jennifer Lopez and Iggy Azalea's 'Booty' video is butt-twerking eye candy
Jennifer Lopez and Iggy Azalea's 'Booty' video is a butt-filled twerktastic romp. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, the 'First Love' and 'Fancy' singers show off their ample assets in a way that makes Nicki Minaj's 'Anaconda' antics look tame. Tweet.
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Latest Best Weight Loss Program News

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The Effectiveness of Different Diet Programs on Weight Loss
There are many named or branded weight loss programs available to the public through books and online or in-person support. Some claim to be superior to another for inducing weight loss; however, which diet program is the best remains unclear.
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The Top 5 Easiest Diets to Follow for Weight Loss
Weight Watcher's with its allotted daily points plan made the top of the list as the easiest diet to follow for realistic, flexible and filling weight loss. However, not all health and weight loss experts are in agreement with the nutritional value of …
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The Book of Manfred Popp about Weight Loss and Good Fitness Can Improve
The author chose the weight loss. By following the diet and training plan developed by him, he managed to reduce his weight by about 44 pounds. His goal was not only to achieve this weight loss, but the real challenge was to keep the lower weight in …
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Which diet is best for long-term weight loss?
This led the researchers to conclude that weight loss differences between diet plans like the low-carbohydrate Atkins and Zone diets and low-fat Ornish plan “were minimal” and that overweight folks should try any diet that's easy to stick with in order …
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The one thing you need to know about weight loss and diet studies
The first study — which hailed the low-carb diet for weight loss — involved 148 black and white obese men and women and randomly assigned half the group to a low-fat diet and the other half to a low-carb diet. The participants were followed for a …
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Can Wearing a Belly Band Help You Lose Weight?
Transcript for Can Wearing a Belly Band Help You Lose Weight? The "Heat index," the latest trend in weight loss. It's actually something used by the ancient Egyptians, a belly band you wear around your stomach. Shrink your waistline by preventing you from.
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Weight loss differs between men and women
But the information that researchers are unearthing about the differences in the way that men and women lose weight inspires hope that the next generation of weight-loss advice will be more tailored and effective than the generic tips that have gotten …
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Save British TV from the Americans, says head of Channel 4: Chief executive

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Save British TV from the Americans, says head of Channel 4: Chief executive
British television is being bought wholesale by greedy American corporations, the head of Channel 4 has warned. The channel's chief executive David Abraham said billionaire media tycoons and production companies want to invest in this country to avoid …
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Mayor who swindled £13000 in disability benefits was filmed marching a MILE
A town mayor who claimed he could barely walk to claim benefits has been spared jail. Brian Griffin, 76, was caught on film conning taxpayers out of £13,000 when he was filmed by fraud surveillance teams marching more than a mile on a Remembrance Day …
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‘Sumo wrestler’ to distance runner

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When Yusuke Kirimoto visited his relatives in Japan, they would jokingly say, “the sumo wrestler is back.” Their comments prompted him to change his lifestyle — and lose 102 pounds.


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A company pushing bogus diet pills touted by Dr. Oz settles with the FTC. Will

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A company pushing bogus diet pills touted by Dr. Oz settles with the FTC. Will
A company selling green coffee extract ingredients for dietary supplements paid the Federal Trade Commission $ 3.5 million to settle complaint that it advertised the product under specious claims that the substance promotes weight loss with or without …
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FDA approves a third new weight-loss pill
Such weight losses can be meaningful, but they won't happen if consumers rely on pills alone, says Adam Tsai, a Denver internist who chairs the public affair committee of the Obesity Society, a group representing weight loss experts. "The ideal …
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Weight Loss Company Embroiled in Controversy
Herbalife's Web site promotes a commitment to healthy living and weight loss through its supplements and drinks, and says members can make a profit selling them. But some community groups say that, while the company is making millions, many of the …
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