Thursday, March 20, 2008

Surgery to lose weight

Now I know from personal experience there are just some people that don't have the will power or the discipline to lose weight. There are a few members of my husbands family that need to lose weight NOW or suffer the consequences. Thankfully the medical community has come to the rescue with lap-band surgery a method of putting a band around the top part of your stomach so that it will allow your body to think it is full of food only after a much smaller meal. If you have tried everything to lose weight and you are in the obese category then you might want to talk to your doctor about this option.

Sunday, March 16, 2008

Liquid diet study

If you have ever thought of going on one of those liquid diets then read this interesting article about a study done in Australia on obese dieters.

Saturday, March 15, 2008

Breast cancer is more deadly to obese women

Here is another good reason to shed those extra pounds. Interesting article on breast cancer.

Monday, March 10, 2008

Exercises - the leg curl

Get into the swing of things with this exercise. The video shows the proper way to do leg curls.

Learn to listen to your body

Learning to listen to the signals your body gives you will help you on your way to good health. Watch the video and learn more.

Monday, March 3, 2008

If you want to lose weight - eat breakfast

This news came out today about how important eating breakfast can be when it comes to losing weight.

Saturday, March 1, 2008

Obesity in men increases risk of enlarged prostrate

Did you know that obesity in men can cause a multitude of health problems. They are 3.5 times more likely to have an enlarged prostrate. If you have seen any of the medical company commercials on TV then you know what an enlarged prostrate can do to your health. If you are an over weight male then you need to think seriously about losing some of that excess baggage to insure you don't have to worry about prostate problems. If you already have an enlarged prostate then you need to contact your doctor for enlarged prostate relief.