Tagged: weight loss

Weight Loss News : Jean Harris, convicted of murdering “Scarsdale Diet” doctor, dies 0

Weight Loss News : Jean Harris, convicted of murdering “Scarsdale Diet” doctor, dies

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Jean Harris, a former girl’s school headmistress who was convicted and imprisoned for the 1980 murder of a best-selling diet doctor, has died, The New York Times reported on Friday....

Weight Loss News : How the AP analyzed football players’ weight gain 0

Weight Loss News : How the AP analyzed football players’ weight gain

For a sport with rabid fans, historic rivalries and trivia buffs, college football does not have a single, official repository of historic rosters. Each school prints its own rosters and is responsible for its...

Weight Loss News : More evidence for “obesity paradox” 0

Weight Loss News : More evidence for “obesity paradox”

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – In a review of almost 100 past studies covering nearly three million people, researchers found that being overweight or slightly obese was linked to about a 6 percent lower...

Weight Loss News : Jean Harris, ‘Scarsdale Diet’ doctor killer, dies 0

Weight Loss News : Jean Harris, ‘Scarsdale Diet’ doctor killer, dies

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Jean Harris, the patrician girls’ school headmistress who spent 12 years in prison for the 1980 killing of her longtime lover, “Scarsdale Diet” doctor Herman Tarnower, in a case...

Weight Loss News : Obesity declining in young, poorer kids: study 0

Weight Loss News : Obesity declining in young, poorer kids: study

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – The number of low-income preschoolers who qualify as obese or “extremely obese” has dropped over the last decade, new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show....

Weight Loss News : Jean Harris, convicted of murdering “Scarsdale Diet” doctor, dies 0

Weight Loss News : Jean Harris, convicted of murdering “Scarsdale Diet” doctor, dies

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Jean Harris, a former girl’s school headmistress who was convicted and imprisoned for the 1980 murder of a best-selling diet doctor, has died, The New York Times reported on Friday....

Knee replacement linked to weight gain: study 0

Knee replacement linked to weight gain: study

(Reuters) – Being overweight is known to increase the risk of needing a knee replacement, but a new study finds that knee replacement surgery may also raise a person’s risk of gaining weight, according...

Black women battle obesity with dialogue, action 0

Black women battle obesity with dialogue, action

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nicole Ari Parker was motivated by frustration. For Star Jones, it was a matter of life or death. Toni Carey wanted a fresh start after a bad breakup. All three have...

Weight loss? There’s an app for that 0

Weight loss? There’s an app for that

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Mobile devices that let people track how much they eat and exercise may help them shed pounds over and above the benefits of a typical weight-loss program, a new...

Weight Watchers anniversary cookbook out in May 0

Weight Watchers anniversary cookbook out in May

NEW YORK (AP) — Weight Watchers is marking its 50th year by shedding its old publisher and hoping to expand its audience for an anniversary cookbook. “Weight Watchers 50th Anniversary Cookbook: 270 Delicious Recipes...