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If You Want to Lose Weight, Don’t Try These Extreme Diets

If You Want to Lose Weight, Don’t Try These Extreme Diets

If you want to lose weight, you can only get it with hard work, proper motivation, planned out diet meals, and daily exercises. If you want a quick fix, no such thing exists, unless you want to enter a concentration camp and become malnourished. .. Read More

Dieting, Digestive System, Nutrition | 09.17.14 | No Comments

Lose Weight with a New Balloon Pill for Your Stomach

Lose Weight with a New Balloon Pill for Your Stomach

A new diet pill called the Obalon inflates inside your stomach to mimic the results of weight loss surgery. Once you swallow the pill, the device can stay in your stomach up to three months before it is removed. The pill’s maker, Obalon Therape.. Read More

Dieting, Digestive System, Overweight Problems | 03.13.14 | No Comments

Detox Foods that Help You Lose Weight

Detox Foods that Help You Lose Weight

Do you want to lose weight without fasting? Are you interested in achieving a sexy body and in staying fit? If the answer is yes to these questions, then detox is ideal for you. But if you feel that you are not prepared to get committed to it, th.. Read More

Digestive System, Fitness, Nutrition | 11.1.12 | No Comments

How to Start a Healthy Liver Diet

How to Start a Healthy Liver Diet

It is very important to keep your liver healthy because it is one of the vital organs in your body. It has several functions in your body and plays an important role in digestion and metabolism. The main culprits to liver destruction are alcohol .. Read More

Dieting, Digestive System, Nutrition, Tips and Advices | 10.12.12 | No Comments

Flaxseed To Control Your Blood Pressure

Flaxseed To Control Your Blood Pressure

A great way to maintain a healthy cardiovascular system is by adding flaxseed to your daily diet. Flaxseed actually contains what is called alphalinolenic acid, which is a fatty acid essential in controlling blood pressure. They have a bene.. Read More

Digestive System, Heart, Blood, and Circulation, Tips and Advices | 10.30.08 | 2 Comments

A Closer Look at Weight and the Metabolic Syndrome

A Closer Look at Weight and the Metabolic Syndrome

Many people have never even heard of the metabolic syndrome, also known as Syndrome X. Until recently, most physicians had never heard of the metabolic syndrome either.Yet this condition—a combination of blood lipid abnormalities, high bl.. Read More

Dieting, Digestive System, Overweight Problems | 10.8.08 | No Comments

Why Metabolism Slows Down

Why Metabolism Slows Down

Muscle determines how fast the body’s engine runs and how many calories the body burns over the course of a day. Muscle falls into the “use it or lose it” category—if your muscles are not active, they will shrink. Since we tend to g.. Read More

Dieting, Digestive System, Tips and Advices | 10.5.08 | No Comments

Diagnostic Procedures

Diagnostic Procedures

If you have symptoms of a digestive disorder, your doctor may need to use one or more of the following diagnostic procedures to examine your gastrointestinal tract and determine the cause of your symptoms. Your digestive tract must be empty.. Read More

Digestive System | 08.15.08 | No Comments

Other Gastrointestinal Disorders

Other Gastrointestinal Disorders

The following less common disorders of the digestive system affect men far more frequently than women: • Primary sclerosing cholangitis. Primary sclerosing cholangitis is a rare condition that occurs most often in young men and often i.. Read More

Digestive System | 08.15.08 | No Comments

Laparoscopic Surgery

Laparoscopic Surgery

A surgeon can examine the abdomen and perform certain surgical procedures using a laparoscope (a viewing tube). The laparoscope is equipped with a precision optical system that sends clear images to a video monitor. Laparoscopic surgery can be used.. Read More

Digestive System | 08.15.08 | No Comments

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