A randomized controlled trial to evaluate self-determination theory for exercise adherence and weight control: rationale and intervention description
- Over long term, lifestyle intervention supports weight loss. Ryan, Patricia // Research Review (International Council on Active Aging);7/3/2013, Vol. 13 Issue 24, p1
The article discusses the Look Action for Health in Diabetes (AHEAD) multicenter clinical trial concerning weight loss supported by long-term, lifestyle intervention, which was published in the June 24, 2013 issue of the "New England Journal of Medicine."
- A review of Latin American studies on binge eating disorder. Palavras, Marly Amorim; Kaio, Glauber Higa; de Jesus Marí, Jair; Claudino, Angélica Medeiros // Revista Brasileira de Psiquiatria;mai2011 Supplemento 1, Vol. 33, pS95
Objective: To review the state of the art of the scientific literature on binge eating disorder in Latin America. Method: A literature search of studies conducted in Latin American countries using the term "binge eating" was performed in the following electronic databases: PubMed, LILACS,...
- defeating diabetes. Lofshult, Diane // IDEA Fitness Journal;Jun2010, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p50
The article highlights the results of a 10-year randomized clinical trial on the link between diabetes incidence and weight loss.
- Intervention succeeds in helping people lose weight. Ryan, Patricia // Research Review (International Council on Active Aging);Mar2012, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p4
The article discusses research on the effect of intervention as an aid to weight loss, referencing a study published in the March 12, 2012 online issue of "Archives of Internal Medicine."
- A natural fiber complex reduces body weight in the overweight and obese: A double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study. Grube, Barbara; Chong, Pee-Win; Lau, Kai-Zhia; Orzechowski, Hans-Dieter // Obesity (19307381);Jan2013, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p58
Objective: A proprietary natural fiber complex (Litramine IQP G-002AS) derived from Opuntia ficus-indica, and standardized on lipophilic activity, was previously shown in preclinical and human studies to reduce dietary fat absorption through gastrointestinal (GI) fat binding. Here, we...
- 2. Recommendations on obesity and weight loss. Leiter, Lawrence A.; Abbott, Darlene; Campbell, Norman R.C.; Mendelson, Rena; Ogilvie, Richard I.; Chockalingam, Arun // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal Supplement;5/4/1999 Hypertension, Vol. 160 Issue 9, pS7
Presents a study to provide updated, evidence-based recommendations concerning the effects of weight-loss and maintenance of healthy weight on the prevention and control of hypertension in otherwise healthy adults (except pregnant women). Options; Outcomes; Evidence; Values; Benefits, harms and...
- A randomized clinical trial of a standard versus vegetarian diet for weight loss: the impact of treatment preference. Burke, L E; Warziski, M; Styn, M A; Music, E; Hudson, A G; Sereika, S M // International Journal of Obesity;Jan2008, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p166
Background:With obesity rampant, methods to achieve sustained weight loss remain elusive.Objective:To compare the long-term weight-loss efficacy of 2 cal and fat-restricted diets, standard (omnivorous) versus lactoâ€“ovoâ€“vegetarian, and to determine the effect of a chosen diet versus...
- Preventive effect of pre-dive hydration on bubble formation in divers. E Gempp // British Journal of Sports Medicine;Mar2009, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p224
OBJECTIVE: To investigate whether prehydration 90 min before a dive could decrease bubble formation, and to evaluate the consequent adjustments in plasma volume (PV), water balance and plasma surface tension (ST). METHODS: Eight military divers participated in a crossover trial of pre-dive...
- A randomised trial of an internet weight control resource: The UK Weight Control Trial [ISRCTN58621669]. Kirk, Sara F. L.; Harvey, Emma L.; McConnon, Aine; Pollard, Jennie E.; Greenwood, Darren C.; Thomas, James D.; Ransley, Joan K. // BMC Health Services Research;2003, Vol. 3, p19
Background: Obesity treatment is notoriously unsuccessful and one of the barriers to successful weight loss reported by patients is a lack of social support. The Internet offers a novel and fast approach to the delivery of health information, enabling 24-hour access to help and advice. However,...