Weight Loss Apps: Don’t Waste Your Money

J. Shah, a bariatric physician and medical director of Amari Medical in New York . Studies show that keeping a food journal can help people watch their weight by helping them to take stock of what they consume. (MORE: South by Southwest: Will Collecting Data on Your Body Make You Healthier? ) Shah admits, however, that some of his patients are more comfortable with digitally-based methods, and recommends certain apps to select patients. The most effective ones for weight loss, he says, include more detailed information about what people are eating, such as how many calories are coming from protein versus sugar, and also encourages physical activity through goal setting, drinking water and getting enough sleep.
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Weight loss pills? Watch it!


If your doctor prescribes a weight loss medication, ask if there is a risk of dependence. The Garcinia Cambogia Extract majority of weight loss pills are designed to suppress your appetite, so you eat less and consume fewer calories. Over time, you will lose weight. However, this type of calorie deprivation disrupts your metabolism, and your rate of weight loss might slow down as a result. Meanwhile, a slower metabolism will eventually make you gain weight. Seizures, dizziness, strokes, heart diseases and even death could occur from taking weight loss pills with ephedra.
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Demian Maia And The Beauty Of Jiu-jitsu

One of the beautiful and simple wrinkles of Maia’s guard game is that he will gladly abandon his grips to kick out and attack a single-leg takedown from the bottom position. In the first minute of his bout with Jacare, Maia released his grip on Jacare’s left arm from a butterfly guard in order to kick out and attack Jacare’s right leg with a single-leg takedown. Jacare is in Maia’s butterfly guard, and Maia is attacking Jacare’s left arm with both hands. As Jacare retracts his left arm, Maia pushes it out and kicks his own left leg out behind him, attacking Jacare’s right leg while his hands are out of the way. Maia gets to his feet with Jacare’s leg, but Jacare’s takedown defense is too strong. The majority of the bout, however, was spent with Maia on Jacare’s back after another successful X-guard kick-out to standing. Just as with Gonzaga, Maia under-hooked Jacare’s leg, kicked him out into X-guard and followed Jacare up to his feet, keeping Jacare’s leg off of the floor.
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Beauty products that do good: Buy these and support National Breast Cancer Awareness Month


Buy Vapour Organic Beautys Elixir lip gloss ($22) in its universally flattering Honor shade and youll be supporting the Cleveland Clinic, which is researching to find the first-ever breast cancer vaccine. 7. Designed especially for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Estee Lauders Evelyn Lauder Dream Solid Perfume Compact ($49.50) is an ideal keepsake. Its filled with Pleasures, one of the brands most popular fragrances. Even better, Estee Lauder is donating 100% of proceeds to the BCRF. 8. One of the most luxurious creams on the market, The Hand Treatment by Derm Exclusive Reviews La Mer is a worthy splurge for silky smoothness.
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Two RB Personal Care Brands Win Allure Best of Beauty Awards

See RB’s winning products at http://www.allure.com/beauty-products/best-of-beauty and visit the brands on Facebook at facebook.com/ClearasilUS and facebook.com/Veet. About Reckitt Benckiser RB is a world leader in household, health and personal care. It is a FTSE top 25 company and since 2000 net revenues have doubled and the market cap has quadrupled. Today it is the global No 1 or No 2 in the majority of its fast-growing categories, driven by an exceptional rate of innovation near 35% of revenue comes from innovations launched in the prior 3 years. It has a strong portfolio led by 17 global Powerbrands which are: Finish, Lysol, Dettol, Vanish, Woolite, Calgon, Airwick, Harpic, Bang, Mortein, Veet, Nurofen, Clearasil, Strepsils Gaviscon, Mucinex and French’s, and they account for 70% of its net revenue. Headquartered in the United Kingdom, the company employs 23,000 people worldwide, with operations in 60 countries and sales in over 180 countries. About Clearasil Clearasil is a leading brand of young skin care products that range from acne/blemish prevention, to skin care maintenance and spot treatment. Clearasil is renowned for its highly effective range of acne treatment creams, facial washes and cleansing pads, giving consumers the confidence of visibly clearer skin. Clearasil products may be purchased at any major drugstore and mass merchandiser nationwide. About Veet VEET is the leading name in depilatory products with over 80 years of experience developing safe, effective hair-removal products that are successfully used by over 30 million women across the world, every year.
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Get Some Sleep: Adhd, Sleep Disorders Often Entwined

Sleep Disorders in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

There’s so much more to my story, Please CNN, contact me, Get my story and stop this NOW…PLEASE the additives are killing everyone who consumes them! January 10, 2011 at 05:53 | Report abuse | Reply jeff chappell I have a 12 year old boy. He displays very clear signs of ADHD, but only when he doesn’t get enough sleep. I have run into dozens of parents of ADHD, overly drugged kids who almost brag about their kids getting 6 hours of sleep a night.
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Sleep Disorders, Attention Problems Linked

A 1/3 misdiagnosis rate is enough of a reason to look more closely for sleep disorders. In those who didn’t have primary sleep disorders, just under 90% met the criteria for at least one measurable sleep problem. Researchers identified four different groups based on sleep abnormalities. They were: Group 1: Slower to get to sleep, delayed Rapid Eye Movement (REM), lower percentages of stage 2 and REM sleep; Group 2: More frequent awakenings; Group 3: Longer total sleep time, less delayed REM sleep, higher percentage of REM sleep, lower percentage of wake time; Group 4: Shortest total sleep time, highest percentage of wake time after sleep onset. Researchers concluded that doctors need to routinely screen for sleep disorders when considering an ME/CFS diagnosis, and that they should use sleep studies to identify sleep problems and tailor treatments to the specific groups. What kind of sleep problems do you have? Do you think one of the above groups describes you?
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Average scores dropped from a 12 to around 3 on a scale of 0-24, with 24 being the most severe rating. The same group reported improvement in attention deficit scores from 17 to a score of 10, a significant change according to the researchers. In addition, nine of the 16 patients with possible or probable attention deficit disorder, based on having moderate to severe attention deficits scores, improved their attention scores after CPAP. In an interview with WebMD, Risk says sleep apnea is “highly correlated” with attention deficit disorder and that treating apnea can improve attention deficit. However, some apnea patients may continue to have attention deficit problems after CPAP due to “anxiety, depression, or other disorders,” he says. Risk and colleagues also studied smaller groups of people with insomnia. “For those with severe insomnia, we found a high prevalence of anxiety, depression, and neuromuscular disease, such as chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, and neurological disorders,” he says.
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Open Up On Mental Health, Kathleen Sebelius Tells Forum In Kc

Sitcom creator plays back his youth on a The Goldbergs But few sitcoms have been more autobiographical than The Goldbergs, which draws on the childhood and high-decibel domestic life of Adam Goldberg, who grew up to be an actor, director and producer but before that, as this show reveals amusingly, was a pint-sized videographer, capturing the high jinks of his home life as a preteen with his familys shoebox-sized VHS camcorder. Sloppy oversight in Kansas on taxpayer incentives Kansans deserve a fair taxation policy enforced in the state and should expect vast improvement by the agency. It would be irresponsible although sadly par for the course when it comes to public incentives to allow the status quo to continue. By TONY RIZZO The Kansas City Star Updated: 2013-09-22T05:31:00Z By TONY RIZZO The Kansas City Star As secretary of Health and Human Services, Kathleen Sebelius is a member of the presidents Cabinet and in charge of the federal governments efforts to improve the physical and mental well-being of Americans. All of us know someone facing behavioral health issues, she said. We need to get rid of the idea that its somebody else. Its all of us. The former Kansas governor shared her story with more than 300 people who gathered in Kansas City on Saturday to talk about better mental health care.
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New mental health Essential NU opens dialogue, explains resources

New mental health Essential NU opens dialogue, explains resources

Maddie Elkins , Reporter September 23, 2013 After an academic year that brought mental health issues at Northwestern to the forefront of campus discussions, a new required event for freshmen and transfers debuted Sunday night at Welsh-Ryan Arena. The latest addition to the series of Essential NU events presented to incoming students included talks from John Dunkle, director of Counseling and Psychological Services; Patricia Telles-Irvin, vice president for student affairs; and Ani Ajith, Associated Student Government president. Jordan Burnham, a member of Active Minds Speakers Bureau, gave the programs featured speech. Burnham spoke of how his struggle with depression fueled his attempt to take his own life.
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Mental health concerns spread across campuses

One in four students at ISU suffer from a mental illness. Students can find help and other resources at the Student Health Services Building across from the Bone Student Center. (Jake Johnson / Staff Photographer)

I think for many kids its [college is] the first time leaving home. Its their first time being on their own, so they may be a little bit homesick; they might miss their family; they may not have the family supports in place that they would normally be able to check in with, so theres some new coping mechanisms that come into place, she said. LaTanya Scott, freshman accounting and business management major, agreed with Thomas conclusion. Thats probably true. During the beginning of the year, just being in a new place and around new people that you dont really know, its kind of hard not to be feeling some type of way.
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Best Skin Care: What’s In That Cream You’re Putting On Your Face?

Popular Japanese Skin Care Brand Arrives in the United States

This barrier prevents water from evaporating from the skin allowing the skin’s water content to rise. It actually decreases the appearance of fine lines on the face and body caused by dehydration. While petrolatum has received some bad press recently, the bottom line is that it is hypoallergenic, noncomedogenic (does not clog pores) and nonacnegenic (does not cause acne). Its major drawback is its inherent greasiness. Other options do exist, however, and some manufacturers have substituted other ingredients to replace it.
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Mark Hyman, MD

This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. ORCHARD PARK, N.Y., Sept. 19, 2013 — /PRNewswire/ — The Mentholatum Company , a division of Japan’s Rohto Pharmaceutical Co ., Ltd., announces the U.S. launch of its best-selling Hada Labo skin care range, Hada Labo Tokyo this fall in the U.S. Hada Labo launched in Japan in 2004 and has experienced significant growth across South East Asia, where a bottle of Clear Liquid Hydrator is sold every 2 seconds. Hada Labo Tokyo is a new generation of lightweight, deeply hydrating, anti-aging skin care promising a beautifully radiant and youthful complexion. The range features Super Hyaluronic Acid , a powerful proprietary combination of three types of hyaluronic acid for multi-layer, long-lasting moisture to effectively restore and strengthen skin’s natural hydrating ability that depletes with age and sun exposure.
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“Skin Care in the US” Now Available at Fast Market Research

As in 2011, demand for premium skin care products was responsible for skin care’s growth in 2012. Higher-income consumers responded to the improving economy and product innovation from premium skin care manufacturers by turning to premium skin care products. The recovery of the US economy and a rising stock market led to higher consumer confidence among high-income consumers. Product innovation in premium products, such as Clarins…
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Now, ‘paper-clip’ Implant To Treat High Blood Pressure

High Blood Pressure Drugs

The ROX coupler is a small metal stent made of nitinol which when deployed, acts like a ‘paper-clip’ joining an artery and a vein together in the groin area. This allows blood to flow between the high pressure artery and the low pressure vein. The Coupler is inserted and put in place via key-hole procedure at the groin under local anaesthesia. Doctors at Glenfield Hospital, on the outskirts of Leicester, UK, used the device successfully on a 56-year-old male patient during an operation on September 16.
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Blood Pressure: How to Treat Hypertension Naturally

Exercise Regular physical activity can lower your blood pressure as much as 10 points. The current recommendations for physical activity suggest 30 to 60 minutes of aerobic exercise five to six days per week. If you havent been active recently, start slowly and build up to this amount of exercise. Your doctor can work with you to design an activity plan that will work for you. Diet There are many ways to change your diet to reduce your blood pressure. The Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) Diet is one approach to help decrease blood pressure. Following this diet can reduce blood pressure by 14 points. This diet is high in vegetables, fruits and whole grains and low in dairy and saturated fat. Decreasing your salt intake can also be helpful for some people. It can lower blood pressure as much as to 8 points. Salt should be limited to 2,300 milligrams per day. However, some people may need to reduce this further, to 1,500 mg per day. Decreasing the amount of caffeine you drink can also help lower blood pressure. Caffeine has been shown to temporarily increase your blood pressure. The long term effects of caffeine on blood pressure are unknown.
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Your blood vessels remain relaxed, lowering your overall blood pressure. Here are some examples of alpha-blockers: Cardura (doxazosin) Minipress (prazosin) High Blood Pressure and ACE Inhibitors ACE inhibitors — angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors — are atype of high blood pressure medicine prevents your body from making angiotensin II. Angiotensin II is a hormone that makes blood vessels tighten. Because ACE inhibitors lower the amount of this hormone in your body, your blood vessels remain relaxed.
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COAST nutrition sites announce menus for Sept. 9-13

View full size COAST nutrition site guests will enjoy both a birthday and a Fall special during the week of Sept. 9-13.NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune archive Sept. 9: Country meatballs, green peas, mashed potatoes, whole wheat bread, oatmeal cookie. Sept. 10: Sliced roasted turkey with brown gravy, candied sweet potates, green beans with peppers, whole wheat bread, pineapple tidbits, and margarine.
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Gaspari Nutrition Impresses at Vitamin Shoppe Conference, Looks to Take Next Step with Vendor

For the latest news regarding Gaspari Nutrition, follow them on Twitter (@TeamGaspari) and Facebook . About Gaspari Nutrition Gaspari Nutrition is headquartered in Lakewood, NJ and is a rapidly expanding, healthy lifestyle sports company that develops and distributes a full line of nutritional supplements. Gasparis propriety and award winning products address all categories of an active lifestyle including muscle building, weight loss, and general fitness through a daily nutritional supplement regimen. They are one of the few companies to sponsor independent, 3rd party research on their products to prove their efficacy.
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Hormone therapy in the 50s not linked to memory loss

Government panel: Hormone therapy ‘not recommended’

Hot flashes are a symptom of menopause for which some women may seek treatment with hormone replacement therapy.

Researchers found that women between the ages of 50 and 55 years old who took estrogen or estrogen with progesterone performed just as well on tests that measure memory problems as women of the same age who took a placebo. “Our findings are that we didn’t see any long term impact on cognitive function,” said Mark Espeland, the study’s lead author, from the Wake Forest School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Previous studies had found that women 65 years old and older suffered lasting memory problems when they used hormone therapy to treat symptoms of menopause, such as hot flashes, vaginal dryness and trouble sleeping. Imaging tests even found that the brains of those older women assigned to hormone therapy had become smaller, compared to those who took a placebo. Currently, the government-backed U.S.
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Manning wants hormone therapy in prison. Will it happen?

As with combination therapy, the risk of fractures is lower, but there is an increased risk of stroke, gallbladder disease, deep vein thrombosis and urinary incontinence. “Another apparently paradoxical finding is that estrogen and progestin impart a small increase in the risks for developing and dying from breast cancer, whereas estrogen alone appears to slightly reduce these risks,” according to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force document outlining the draft recommendations. Researchers detected the lower risk of breast cancer after 11 years of follow-up; those findings and other data were enough to trigger a new look at hormone therapy research, Bibbins-Domingo said. “It’s not that the findings are new,” said Crandall, who is not part of the task force. “But they give a practical sense about how to counsel someone about the rare but serious harms of taking hormone therapy.” The new recommendations are based on a review of data, published Monday in the Annals of Internal Medicine, covering nine clinical trials over the last decade. The standard of care shifted for many doctors after the Women’s Health Initiative trial was halted, but updated recommendations from the task force are important because many patients still have questions, and many doctors are reluctant to let go of old prescribing habits, Crandall said.
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I hope that you will support me in this transition. Right now, Army policy suggests theres a lot of space between requesting hormone therapy and actually receiving it. At the same time, recent case law might make Mannings argument a bit stronger, after other inmates have successfully petitioned their facilities for treatment. Manning was sentenced to serve 35 years at Fort Leavenworth Prison, a military prison in Kansas. A spokeswoman for the facility has already told the Today Show thatthe Army does not provide hormone therapy or sex-reassignment surgery for gender identity disorder. In response, Mannings lawyer, David Coombs, told the same program that, If Fort Leavenworth does not, then Im going to do everything in my power to make sure they are forced to do so. If Coombs does seek legal action, it wouldnt be unprecedented. The United States Bureau of Prisons recently faced challenges to its policy of only providing hormone therapy to an inmate if that person had received such care prior to incarceration. Where inmates have been denied care, courts have said thats unconstitutional, says Jennifer Levi, director of the Transgender Rights Project at Gay and Lesbian Advocates and Defenders.
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Can hormone therapy help protect the brain?

October 25, 2012 at 10:47 | Report abuse | Reply MCR This has been known for a while and I still find both media and health professionals trying to deny this evidence, promoting instead the idea that HRT is “unnatural”. Any woman with a family history Alzheimer’s should be taking a very serious look at HRT as a preventative measure. October 25, 2012 at 14:09 | Report abuse | Reply WS Its good to see a better and more balanced study on hormone therapy. Hormone (testosterone) replacement for men doesnt seem to be questioned like it is for women. This is just indicative of the gender bias in health care. Ironically though women are more likely to need hormone replacement since 1 in 3 has a hysterectomy by age 60 and 1 in 2 by age 72, most of which are unwarranted.
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Health benefits of Surya Namaskara

2) Hastautthan Asana: It helps in stretching the whole body. It helps correct the spinal arch and also improves the integrity of the spine. Try and reach as high as you can to get a better stretch. 3) Padahasta Asana: This asana helps in reducing excess weight in the abdominal region.
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‘Vibrant, healthy and active’: Giant panda born at Washington’s National Zoo in excellent health

Zoo workers were excited at the birth of the new giant panda cub as breeding the endangered species in captivity is difficult.

This is not one of the Constitutional, Article I, Section 8 powers of Congress . Conservatives should advocate for true free market solutions. A free market for medical care would have individuals owning high deductible insurance policies and paying for most of their care out-of-pocket. Free markets occur spontaneously. They cannot be legislated.
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Health care positions of U.S. Senate candidates from Georgia

Obama signing

The cubs twin was stillborn Saturday night. The mother groomed the motionless cub for 17 minutes before dropping it to the floor, officials said. The mother wouldnt let staff members close to the living cub for two days, until panda keeper Marty Dearie managed to pull the tiny creature from her paws, officials said. Handout/Getty Images The new cub had a steady heartbeat and veterinarians reported that it appeared to be digesting its food. The little panda, pink with white fur, also had a full stomach, officials said. Jacquelyn Martin/AP Mei Ziang lounges at the Smithsonians National Zoo in Oct.
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Health reform’s hard sell: State’s diverse middle class

The penalty rises to $695 per individual, $2,085 per family, or 2.5 percent of income in 2016. The consequences for organizations that received outreach grants ranging from $300,000 to $1.25 million each do not include immediate penalties for poor performance. They do include an additional $3 million in reserves that Covered California plans to use as bonuses for organizations that produce exceptional numbers. To document specific contacts, Hicks said the outreach organizations will receive information cards about the size of a palm. The organizations will report to Covered California the number of cards that have been distributed to people, who will presumably fill them out and send them to an enrollment center address provided. If the person has the time and inclination, the outreach worker will fill the card out with them and forward it to Covered California so an enrollment counselor can follow up.
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Getting mental health management on track: Editorial

Louisiana chose Magellan for the privatization effort in 2011. At the time, there were about $100 million in annual claims for tens of thousands of Medicaid recipients in Louisiana, according to DHH. The new system was expected to expand to cover about 150,000 people, including 50,000 children, through additional federal matching money. The state pays a per-patient fee to Magellan, and the firm is responsible for building a statewide network of providers.
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Mental Health Care as a Humanitarian Response

However, many primary care professionals are under-equipped to deal with these needs, leaving symptoms go untreated, and the increased potential that individuals, families, and communities are unable to rejoin society in a meaningful and productive way. Fortunately, the WHO guidelines emphasize the need for integrating and understanding reactions to extreme stress and trauma in primary care. For survivors of psychological trauma and their mental health care providers, this increasingly comprehensive set of guidelines is essential. The WHO guidelines are also an important next step in advancing access to mental health care in places of great need across the globe.
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Mental Health Crisis Response Centre opens

When arriving at the centre, people in crisis will be welcomed by a trained crisis worker. Individuals will then see a mental health clinician and other members of the team, as required for a more complete mental health assessment and urgent treatment. The close proximity to Health Sciences Centre allows staff to refer people if they are suffering from a physical ailment, or call for transport to the Emergency Department. Nancy Parker, Director of Adult Community Mental Health Crisis Services, says health professionals will work with individuals, families and others to help stabilize a persons crisis. “Were dealing with a wide spectrum of psychosocial and mental health crisis,” says Parker.
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