Weight Loss

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Boston Hospital Using ‘Pacemaker’ To Fight Obesity

Tufts Medical Center became the first hospital in the country to perform the surgery on a patient outside of a clinical trial.

05/21/2015

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Keefer Madness: Having Fun With ‘Deflate’ As A Weight Loss Term

There was a lot of good points to be made in the Wells Report rebuttal, but referring to weight loss as “deflating” is a stretch…or is it?

98.5 The Sports Hub–05/15/2015

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New Treatment Developed In Mass. Promises To Eliminate Cellulite

A new procedure to treat cellulite, developed right here in Massachusetts, is promising something pretty unbelievable.

CBS Boston–04/27/2015

Diet, Scale, Resolutions

NightSide – Dr. Scott Shikora, Bariatric Surgeon Discusses Weight Loss

BOSTON (CBS) – Trying to lose weight is something that many of us have struggled with at one point or another. But if you are a hundred pounds or more overweight and have failed with […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/25/2015

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The Science Behind Food Cravings

One of the greatest challenges facing anyone trying to lose weight is our world of seemingly endless temptations.

02/20/2015

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Weight Loss Surgery: A Tool for Better Health

Weight loss surgery is not just for losing weight. Studies show that losing a great deal of weight can help increase one’s overall quality of health.

02/20/2015

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Staying the Course Mindfulness and Long-Term Weight Management

Losing weight is hard. Keeping it off is even harder.

02/20/2015

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Find Your Exercise Motivation

Eating a healthy diet and being active are essential elements of any weight loss or weight maintenance program

02/20/2015

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Weight Gain and Age: Avoiding that Middle-Age Bulge

As we age, weight gain becomes an issue that is not only discouraging but, for some, very dangerous.

02/20/2015

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VIDEO: Understanding Food Cues

Understanding how hunger and external food cues cause changes in the brain and their potential consequences for obesity, binge eating and other eating disorders.

02/10/2015

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