Posts tagged with health conditions

Best Diabetes Diet Tips

Posted on July 11, 2012 by 2 Comments

If you have diabetes and are also overweight, one of the very best things you can do for your health and your diabetes is to lose the excess weight. Doing so can greatly reduce or even completely eliminate the need for diabetes medications within just a few short weeks. However, dieting with diabetes can be tricky for a number of reasons and is not something you should try to do all on your own.


Tags: , , , , , ,

Can Weight Loss = Bone Loss?

Posted on May 16, 2012 by Leave a comment

weight lossFor many women, bone loss can become a major complication as they age, with osteoporosis leading to fragile, easily broken bones later in life.

Does weight loss play a role in losing bone mass? Yes, and no.

In general weight loss associated with bone loss usually occurs along with some form of serious illness that is causing the weight loss.

On the other hand, people on a balanced weight loss program who are getting adequate nutrition despite cutting calories are at a low risk of experiencing bone loss.


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Thyroid Issues and Weight Gain: What Can You Do?

Posted on April 11, 2012 by Leave a comment

thyroid and weightIf you often feel tired and sluggish and are experiencing symptoms such as dry skin, hair loss, low libido, and melancholy, you could have a thyroid issue that’s contributing to your weight struggle. While these same symptoms can also be caused by other medical conditions, a simple blood test monitoring your thyroid function can help your doctor sort out the cause.


Tags: , , , , , ,

Weight Loss Covered by Insurance?

Posted on December 14, 2011 by 1 Comment

medical weight lossGood news — starting in January 2012, obesity counseling and treatment will be covered by Medicare! Medicare cover weight loss? Yes, it’s true! And that means that within a year, or maybe even less, most private medical insurance companies should also provide insurance coverage for weight loss treatment and obesity counseling.


Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Your Fitness Level: Never Too Late to Take Charge!

Posted on July 5, 2011 by 2 Comments

A recent study found that one’s fitness level at midlife was a good predictor if one would go on to develop heart disease, or not.


Tags: , , , , ,

5 Common Roadblocks to Weight Loss

Posted on June 2, 2011 by 1 Comment

In my practice I’ve helped hundreds of people lose weight and live healthier lives. I’ve also noticed that there seem to be certain things that trip people up time and time again on the way to their goals. Here are 5 of those common roadblocks you can avoid:


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

« Previous PageNext Page »


Select Month