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Ending the Cycle of Obesity-Volume 1
This 27-page booklet is composed of articles that have been published on content websites and e-zines. Some articles included are "79 Ways for Kids to Exercise-Indoors or Out"; "What's... More > for Lunch?"; "8 Ways to Manage A Picky Eater"; "Controlling Your Family's Skyrocketing Health Care Costs"; and much more!< Less
Personalized Chinese Herbal Recipes for Weight Loss in Different Types of Obesity
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Chinese medicine emphasizes on personalized healing. Even for the same disorder, different people may have different pathogenic factors and types, and need to be treated differently. According to... More > Chinese medicine, obesity can be classified into several types, such as heat in the spleen and stomach, and dampness and phlegm. More than 20 effective and experienced weight loss recipes in traditional Chinese medicine are collected here. They can be used for healing different types of obesity to provide personalized remedies for healthy weight loss. Recipes are also provided for those with complex symptoms and mixed types. Many of these recipes can heal obesity-associated diseases such as hypertension, hyperlipidemia, or diabetes. Explanations in Chinese medicine theories and scientific studies of the herbs are provided for each recipe.
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Loosing Weight, I Did It ! - Tips & Tricks By an Ex-Obese
My name is Alexia, and, if you feel you are carrying extra weight, if you feel you would like to loose a few pounds or start wearing a smaller size, this book WILL help you.
How can I be so sure?
I... More > have lived through obesity and I went from a size 18 to a size 6.
I was not only fat, at 5’6, I weighted up to 258 pounds, thus diagnosed morbidly obese.
Over the course of only one year, I dropped to a mere 147 pounds, which, I have, more importantly, managed to keep ever since. I have swapped my former greasy self to a toned and chiselled body which I have grown to love.
I am no doctor, nor a nutritionist, but I am the girl next door who managed to get healthy.
Throughout this e-book, I will share insider’s knowledge and help YOU embrace your new life as a thinner and healthier person.< Less
Weight Loss and Anti-Obesity Effects of Natural Saponins Extracted from Herbs and Foods (Journal of Personalized and Systems Medicine)
Obesity is a serious health problem globally. However, only a few medications are available on the market, and their long-term safety is still unknown. Pancreatic lipase activity is related to the... More > source of excess calories. Natural dietary supplements such as herbal extracts that can serve as pancreatic lipase inhibitors have been considered promising candidates for weight loss and anti-obesity. For example, herbs such as ginseng have been found useful for the management of metabolic syndromes. Saponins isolated from these herbs may have significant weight loss effects. Many of these saponins have both anti-diabetes and anti-obesity properties. They can inhibit pancreatic lipase and delay the intestinal absorption of dietary fat. Many also have anti-inflammatory properties. Some can control blood pressure and reduce risks of cardiovascular diseases. They can be potential therapeutics for healing obesity-related diseases including hyperlipidemia, hypertension, and atherosclerosis.< Less
book A Review on Diabetes and its management
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Public health efforts and current antiobesity agents have
not controlled the increasing epidemic of obesity.
Investigational antiobesity agents consist of 1) central
nervous system agents that affect... More > neurotransmitters or
neural ion channels, including antidepressants
(bupropion), selective serotonin 2c receptor agonists,
antiseizure agents (topiramate, zonisamide), some
dopamine antagonists, and cannabinoid-1 receptor
antagonists (rimonabant); 2) leptin/insulin/central
nervous system pathway agents, including leptin
analogues, leptin transport and/or leptin receptor
promoters, ciliary neurotrophic factor (Axokine),
neuropeptide Y and agouti-related peptide antagonists,
proopiomelanocortin and cocaine and amphetamine
regulated transcript promoters, melanocyte-stimulating
hormone analogues, melanocortin-4 receptor agonists,
and agents that affect insulin metabolism/activity.< Less
How You Can Manage Type 2 Diabetes with Ease
Do you suffer from type 2 diabetes? Are you insulin dependent or heading that way? The thought of being dependent upon diabetes medication for the rest of your life probably doesn’t sound like... More > a good one. Luckily, however, many cases of type 2 diabetes can be managed and controlled just by simply changing your diet and adding regular exercise to your life. So how can diet and exercise affect diabetes and why should you be thinking about the food you eat, even if you’re on insulin at the moment?
Diet is very important when it comes to controlling diabetes. For starters, obesity is an important risk factor in contracting type 2 diabetes to begin with so controlling your weight and maintaining a healthy weight might help reduce your risk of getting diabetes if you don’t already have it. If you do already suffer from type 2 diabetes, however, then dietary changes can help you manage your medical condition by offering health benefits that extend beyond managing your blood sugar levels.< Less
The Essential Guide to Living Well with Diabetes - Understanding & Managing Type 1 & Type 2 Gestational Diabetes Juvenile Diabetes & Associated Conditions
The prevalence of diabetes has reached epidemic proportions around the world. For every one diagnosed it is believed there is one other undiagnosed and yet another person unknowingly developing... More > diabetes. Diabetes today represents a high cost to families and society and is a personal struggle for each individual sufferer.
Those who have been recently diagnosed may experience a mix of feelings including being frightened, helpless and sad. There are a lot of new things to try and learn, and with this understanding will come self-confidence. While life will be different than it was before, with good routines and management, a good quality of life and happy outlook can be achieved living with diabetes.
This guide is about understanding and managing Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes and the associated complications that come with them. It has sections on children, teenagers, pregnancy, weight loss, lifestyle, and treatments. It is a must read for anyone with diabetes, their families, care givers and support workers.< Less
My Weightloss Diary
E-BOOK = UNLIMITED JOURNAL ENTRIES. PAPERBACK = 90 JOURNAL ENTRIES. This publication is basically the same as "My Medical Journal" except it has been specifically designed to help manage... More > weightloss, diets and maintain a healthy lifestyle. It allows you to keep very specific records of your progress, cravings, motivation, appointments, thoughts, feelings, calories, medications, treatments and lifestyle. All progress is recorded against Medilogs very unique "weightloss scale", then graphed to give a visual overview. A resource section of the Journal contains tools to help you improve your coping skills. These include; - Time Management tools - Coping Tips - Readers Stories - Communication skills. Go back in time and take a second look at what you documented. Often, over the months, or years, a new idea emerges and you can gain a further understanding of your weight.< Less