Management of obesity
The main treatment for obesity consists of dieting and physical exercise. Diet programs may produce weight loss over the short term, but maintaining this weight loss is frequently difficult and often ...
Management of obesity - Wikipedia
Low carb diets DO work and are the best way to help slimmers keep weight off, study finds
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New drug could help you burn fat without exercise or suppressing your appetite.
This is my ideal workout partner!
This is my ideal workout partner!
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Doing some fun doga/exercises together
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Dieting
Dieting is the practice of eating food in a regulated and supervised fashion to decrease, maintain, or increase body weight. Dieting is often used in combination with physical exercise to lose weight,...
Physical exercise
Physical exercise is any bodily activity that enhances or maintains physical fitness and overall health and wellness. It is performed for various reasons, including strengthening muscles and the cardi...
Physical exercise - Wikipedia
Anti-obesity medication
Anti-obesity medication or weight loss drugs are all pharmacological agents that reduce or control weight. These drugs alter one of the fundamental processes of the human body, weight regulation, by a...
Anti-obesity medication - Wikipedia
Bariatric surgery
Bariatric surgery (weight loss surgery) includes a variety of procedures performed on people who have obesity. Weight loss is achieved by reducing the size of the stomach with a gastric band or throug...
Bariatric surgery - Wikipedia
Bariatrics
Bariatrics is the branch of medicine that deals with the causes, prevention, and treatment of obesity.
The term bariatrics was coined around 1965, from the Greek root bar- ("weight" as in baromete...
Low carb diets DO work and are the best way to help slimmers keep weight off, study finds
A new study from Boston Children's Hospital has found that levels of ghrelin, a hormone that increases appetite, were lower in those on a low-carb diet than a high-carb diet.
Muscle contraction
A muscle fiber generates tension when properly stimulated, for instance by the nervous system or by electrical impulses. This physiological process is called muscle contraction. While under tension, t...
Muscle contraction - Wikipedia
Aerobic exercise
Aerobic exercise (also known as cardio) is physical exercise of low to high intensity that depends primarily on the aerobic energy-generating process. Aerobic literally means "relating to, involving, ...
Aerobic exercise - Wikipedia
Adipotide
Adipotide, a peptidomimetic with sequence CKGGRAKDC-GG-D(KLAKLAK)2, is an experimental proapoptotic drug that has been shown to cause rapid weight loss in mice and rhesus monkeys. Its mechanism of act...
Anaerobic exercise
Anaerobic exercise is an exercise intense enough to trigger lactate formation. It is used by athletes in non-endurance sports to promote strength, speed and power and by body builders to build muscle ...
Anaerobic exercise - Wikipedia
Weight training
Weight training is a common type of strength training for developing the strength and size of skeletal muscles. It uses the weight force of gravity (in the form of weighted bars, dumbbells or weight ...
Weight training - Wikipedia