Diabetes Drug Won’t Help Obese Kids Keep Off Weight

Rachael Rettner, MyHealthNewsDaily Staff Writer

The researchers would like to see more studies on weight-loss treatments that involve a child’s entire family. It’s possible that family-based interventions may help children lose more weight whether they are taking a drug or not than interventions that don’t consider the child’s family, McDonagh said. Metformin is approved by the Food and Drug Administration to treat children and adults with Type 2 diabetes . The new study was published today (Dec.
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Jessica Simpson wows after weight loss with new Weight Watchers ‘Simple Start’

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More Photos View all 8 photos So what was the diet that took off the weight so quickly? No fads, no plastic surgery, no supplements: Weight Watchers, says Jessica. The program helped her shed more than 50 pounds after the birth of her first baby. So as soon as her doctor approved, Jessica hopped back on the diet. But she admits that she had a tough two years. “Being pregnant for two years took a toll,” Jessica told USA Today on Dec.
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Top Weight-Loss News 2013

3. Eat More Protein, Lose More Weight A small study published in September found that the optimal amount of protein for those trying to lose weight may be more than the recommended daily allowance (RDA) set by the Food and Drug Administration. Researchers put patients on specific diets that differed in protein groups either ate the RDA of protein, double that amount, or triple that amount. garcinia cambogia Those who ate double the RDA of protein lost more fat than muscle , which is important for keeping metabolism levels up when you are http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/garcinia-cambogia-extract—crucial-data-released-231403591.html trying to lose weight. 4. A Well-Timed Big Lunch Is Key If you find it hard to schedule a midday meal break during your hectic work day, listen up: a recent study found that late lunchers (those who ate after 3 p.m.) ended up weighing more than those who ate a big lunch earlier .
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