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K-E Diet: The Dangers

Posted by on 19 Apr 2012 | Tagged as: news

There has been a lot of publicity over the latest craze to lose weight fast, the K-E Diet or what is popularly known as the feeding tube diet, comes with some potent dangers.

With summer just around the and it being the traditional time of the year for blushing brides to get on their preferred weight loss diets and slimming programs. Many brides-to-be want to shed as much weight as they possibly can before The Big Day so they can fit their rather too generous curves into their wedding dress and look good for the wedding video. The appeal of the K-E Diet is its claims of achieving up to 20 pounds of weight lost in as little as ten days through forcing the body into the fat burning process of ketosis.

Nutrisystem Latest TV Ads Show Janet Jackson New Slim Figure

Posted by on 11 Apr 2012 | Tagged as: news

Janet Jackson shows off her new super slim svelte figure to millions of viewers in the latest round of Nutrisystem commercials.

Janet Jackson new slim figure from NutrisystemIt was hailed as a major coop back in December when Nutrisystem announced their newest and to date highest profile celebrity spokesperson Janet Jackson. At the time the singer was still battling with a weight problem and although she still looked good, openly admitted that she wanted to lose some more weight for the cameras. Her alliance with America’s most popular diet food delivery weight loss diet program paved the way for massive publicity for both the singer and the diet company.

Cancer Warning from FDA on Japanese Weight Loss Pills

Posted by on 06 Apr 2012 | Tagged as: news

On Tuesday the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) sent out a stern warning to consumers to avoid taking a product called Japan Rapid Weight Loss Diet Pills due to the discovery of a suspected cancer-causing agent present in them.

Japanese weight loss pills dangerThese pills (pictured right) are sold online from popular stores including Amazon and are distributed by a company called Xiushentang. The pills come packaged in three different colors (blue, green and yellow) in distinctive packs with Japanese writing all over the box and an image of a very thin woman. The advice from the FDA is for consumers to stop using these pills immediately and if there are any present in the household they should be discarded safely.

Latest Stomach Folding Weight Loss Surgery Inspired by Origami

Posted by on 12 Mar 2012 | Tagged as: news

The latest form of weight loss surgery that creates folds in the stomach to reduce its size and thereby reduce the patient’s appetite and ability to eat so much food has been hailed as a big step forward in the battle against obesity.

origami weight lossDoctors and medical experts hailed the latest breakthrough in surgical procedures, known as Gastric Plication to reduce the size of the stomach in overweight patients as it is the first of its kind to be fully reversible and far less risky than previous kinds. The team of researchers, lead by Santiago Horgan have made available a new, optional clinical trial at UC San Diego Health System.

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