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Losing Weight Can Have Big Impact on Those with Diabetes

Losing Weight Can Have Big Impact on Those with Diabetes December 14, 2012 Dear Mayo Clinic: Can type 2 diabetes be cured just by losing weight? Answer: Losing weight can have a big impact on diabetes. Although it might not cure type 2 diabetes in every case, getting to a [...]

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THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Weight loss: Feel full on fewer calories Working on weight loss? Find out how to put the concept of energy density to work for you. Cancer risk: What the numbers mean Find out how to interpret the latest news about cancer risk. This can help you [...]

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Gastric Sleeve: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr, Michael Sarr explains a weight loss procedure called the gastric sleeve. To listen, click the link below. Gastric Sleeve

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Losing Weight May Make Cellulite Less Visible, but It Won't Go Away Altogether

Losing Weight May Make Cellulite Less Visible, but It Won't Go Away Altogether July 20, 2012 Dear Mayo Clinic: I am a 36-year-old woman in decent health, but lately I have noticed unsightly cellulite on my thighs. How does cellulite form, and how can I get rid of it without [...]

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Eliminating Four White Foods May Make It Easier to Eat Less, Lose Weight

Eliminating Four White Foods May Make It Easier to Eat Less, Lose Weight October 19, 2012 Dear Mayo Clinic: I'm trying to lose weight, and a friend recently told me that cutting white bread and potatoes out of my diet completely will help. Is that true? If it is, what [...]

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Weight Loss and Lifestyle: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Gretchen Ames explains why losing weight is really about lifestyle changes. To listen, click the link below. Weight Loss and Lifestyle

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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Testosterone therapy: Key to male vitality? Explore the potential benefits and risks of boosting your testosterone level. Hormone therapy: Is it right for you? Hormone therapy treats bothersome menopausal symptoms but isn't recommended to protect long-term health. EXPERT ANSWERS Heart disease prevention: Does oral health matter? [...]

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Weight Loss and Portion Size: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Mayo Clinic Dr. Gretchen Ames talks about the role meal portion size plays in weight loss. To listen, click the link below. Weight Loss and Portion Size

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There Really is a REAL Mayo Clinic Diet (pkg)

Especially this time of year, after the holidays, some people rely on fad diets for quick results instead of committing to more medically sound weight-loss programs. Well, The Mayo Clinic Diet is the real deal and is consistently ranked high on the lists of healthy programs. Vivien Williams has more in this report.  [TRT [...]

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Gastric Bypass Complications: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

Gastric bypass is generally a very safe procedure.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Michael Sarr explains that doesn't mean it's without risk. To listen, click the link below. Gastric Bypass Complications

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Bariatrics No Quick Fix: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute Dr. Scott Lynch explains that bariatric surgery is not a silver bullet for weight loss. To listen, click the link below. Bariatrics No Quick Fix

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Bariatrics: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Scott Lynch describes the field of bariatrics. To listen, click the link below. Bariatrics

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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Light therapy Walking: Is it enough for weight loss? Sore throat Video: Yoga for stress management Dietary fiber: Essential for a healthy diet

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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Dealing with stress when you have MS Living with MS can be stressful. Making certain lifestyle changes can help ease stress and make it easier to cope. Sodium: How to tame your salt habit Getting too much sodium can raise your blood pressure and cause other [...]

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It's Complicated: Calories and Other Factors Affect Weight Loss

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Reducing calories is key to weight loss, but the relationship between calories and weight loss is complicated. The March issue of Mayo Clinic Health Letter clarifies some confusion around calorie counting and weight loss. It's commonly accepted that 1 pound of fat equals 3,500 calories. Therefore, a [...]

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Money Talks When It Comes to Losing Weight, Mayo Clinic Study Finds

SAN FRANCISCO — Weight loss study participants who received financial incentives were more likely to stick with a weight loss program and lost more weight than study participants who received no incentives, according to Mayo Clinic research that will be presented Saturday, March 9 at the American College of Cardiology's [...]

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A Picture that Saves 1,000 Calories

ROCHESTER, Minn. — When it comes to healthful eating, a picture may be worth 1,000 calories. MayoClinic.com now features a dozen slide shows on food and nutrition topics including how to plan healthy meals and serve right-sized portions. Other recent additions include the Mediterranean diet, as well as fresh fruit [...]

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Bariatrics: More Than Just Surgery

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, we learn from Mayo Clinic Dr. Lori Roust that bariatric surgery, or weight loss surgery is anything but a quick fix. To listen, click the link below. Bariatrics more than just Surgery

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Weight Loss Surgery

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, we hear from Mayo Clinic Dr. Lori Roust about bariatric or weight loss surgery. To listen, click the link below. Weight loss Surgery

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Lap band for Weight Loss

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Michael Sarr discusses a bariatric surgical procedure known as the lap band, or laproscopic banding. To listen, click the link below. Lap Band for Weight Loss

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