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4 Diet Tips to Improve ED

TV advertisements and email marketing have focused on many different ways to address erectile dysfunction. One of the ways to improve this condition, which mainstream marketing sometimes ignores, is by improving your diet. Here’s a look at four diet tips ...

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Diabetes Prevention Proposed for Medicare

Diabetes prevention

The Obama Administration has proposed an expansion of Medicare coverage that would cover a variety of programs geared toward preventing diabetes. With millions of people designated as pre-diabetic and at high-risk for developing not only diabetes, but also a host ...

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Diabetes Risks Seen in Ages as Young as 18

In 2012, estimated direct and indirect costs of diabetes in the United States reached $245 billion. When adjusted for population age and sex differences, diabetics incurred average medical expenditures of 2.3 times those of non-diabetics. But it isn’t just the ...

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Yikes: Obesity Causes 11 Million Doctor’s Visits a Year


Obesity may be the primary cause for millions of trips to the doctor this year. According to a recently-released government report, adults in the US may make upwards of 11 million doctor’s visits in a single year due to obesity. ...

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How Does Xenical Work?

In the United States, since the early 1960s obesity rates among adults have more than doubled. Currently an estimated 35.7% of American adults age 20 and older are obese. According to the 2009-2010 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, more ...

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How Effective is Xenical?

Xenical is a prescription weight loss drug that was developed in 1983 by Swiss scientists at Hoffman-LaRoche. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Xenical in 1999 for sale in the United States. In 2011, the drug accounted for ...

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Everything You Need to Know About Xenical

There are many weight loss medications available for those seeking a more fit physique. When other treatments have failed, consider Xenical as your next choice. When to use Xenical If you are obese and want to lose weight, Xenical can ...

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Just Adding Vegetables To Your Diet Won’t Spark Weight Loss

Increase your intake of veggies to lose weight.  You’ve heard this mantra everywhere, including from your own physician, across consumer media outlets, and even as part of the US government’s MyPlate healthy eating guidelines. However, researchers from the University of ...

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Weight Loss Myths You’ll Be Surprised to Learn About

If you’re working hard to lose weight, but the scale refuses to budge, it might be because you believe in a weight loss myth that’s holding you back. If you are one of the1.5 billion people around the world who ...

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FDA: Bee Pollen Weight Loss Products Can Be Harmful

There’s a lot of buzz about a new weight loss supplement that includes bee pollen as an ingredient. However, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is telling dieters to stay away from these hyped products. Why are bee pollen ...

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