Visceral Fat

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First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

3 Reasons to Shed Belly Fat That Have Nothing To Do With How You Look

News & Views: From the Editors of Health 3 Reasons to Shed Belly Fat That Have Nothing to Do With How You LookSeptember 17, 2014 | By Amelia HarnishTwitterAmericans are losing the battle with belly fat . The average waist circumference of U.S. ... [Published Health.com - 8 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 12 hours ago - 3 reports

Americans' bellies expanding fast, CDC says

People whose fat has settled mostly around their waistlines instead of in their hips, thighs, buttocks or all over are known to run a higher risk of heart disease, diabetes and other obesity-related ailments.Fifty-four percent of U.S. adults have abdominal ... [Published Journal-Gazette - 20 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

New procedure offers noninvasive option for fat reduction

Courtesy of Dr. Patricia WongA patient relaxes while receiving a CoolSculpting treatment that freezes subcutaneous fat.You may have looked in the mirror and noticed that if you could get rid of a few bulges here and there, your former body from college ... [Published Los Altos Town Crier - 13 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Blood pressure sending more people to the ER

There are many reasons people go to a hospital emergency room and in recent years, spiking blood pressure has become a fairly common one.Data presented at the American Heart Association's High Blood Pressure Research Scientific Sessions earlier this month ... [Published Consumer Affairs - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Weight gain? Tips to battle unhealthy belly fat

An expanding waistline is sometimes considered the price of getting older. For women, this can be especially true after menopause, when body fat tends to shift to the abdomen.Yet an increase in belly fat can do more than make it hard to zip up your jeans. ... [Published ABC15.com - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 2 reports

'Beer belly' can increase hypertension risk

A new study had discovered that people with belly fat face more risk of developing hypertension than the ones who are obese overall.Obesity is a known risk factor for hypertension, or high blood pressure, and it has been widely reported that the location ... [Published The New Age Online - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Slight weight gain tied to increased risk of blood pressure, study

It is a fact that obese or overweight people are at a greater risk for developing several adult diseases, Science World Report reminds. Being overweight ups the risk of coronary heart disease, type-2 diabetes, hypertension, cancers, stroke, sleep apnea, ... [Published News.am - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Why BMI Is a Big Fat Scam

In 1832, a Belgian mathematician named AdolpheQuetelet developed what is today known as the body mass index (BMI).1 The formula divides a person's weight by the square of his height, and is one of the most commonly used measures of excess weight, obesity, ... [Published CWEB News - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Tiny weight gain could increase blood pressure

Hypertension, or high blood pressure, raises the risk of experiencing a stroke or heart attack. According to the NHS, around 30 per cent of people in the UK have high blood pressure.It's widely known that being obese or overweight can lead to many health ... [Published NetDoctor.co.uk - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 2 reports

Even small weight gains in healthy adults may spike blood pressure levels

By ANI | ANI  –Washington, Sept 11 (ANI): A new research has revealed that blood pressure may increase with small weight gains in healthy adults.Lead author Naima Covassin said that for the first time, they showed that the blood pressure increase was ... [Published Yahoo! India - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Visceral Fat and Hypertension: A Link?

(MedPage Today) -- Visceral adipose tissue, rather than body mass index or overall subcutaneous fat, was associated with the development of hypertension, researchers found. ... [Published MedPageToday.com - medical news plus CME for ph ... - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 3 reports

'Bear belly' can lead to hypertension

A new study had discovered that people with belly fat face more risk of developing hypertension than the ones who are obese overall.Obesity is a known risk factor for hypertension, or high blood pressure, and it has been widely reported that the location ... [Published Business Standard India - Sep 02 2014]

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The NHLBI recommend that clinicians assess the waist circumference of their patients. The researchers state that their results "support the routine measurement of waist circumference in clinical care consistent with current recommendations as a key step in initiating the prevention, control, and management of obesity among patients."
"In people of the same weight, the person who carries weight around the middle is going to have higher risks" of obesity-related ailments, Neff said
"This shows we are not doing a good job in controlling high blood pressure in the outpatient setting," she said. "We need better high blood pressure care in this setting."
...adverse health effects of obesity is increasing; however, it seems most people are not aware of the risks of a few extra pounds," Covassin said. "This is an important finding because a five- to seven-pound weight gain may be normal for many during the holiday season, the first year of college or even while on vacation."

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3 Reasons to Shed Belly Fat That Have Nothing T... [Published Health.com - 8 hours ago]
New procedure offers noninvasive option for fat... [Published Los Altos Town Crier - 13 hours ago]
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American waistlines continue to grow [Published Medical News Today - 19 hours ago]
Americans' bellies expanding fast, CDC says [Published Journal-Gazette - 20 hours ago]
American Adults' Waistlines Continue To Increas... [Published Medical Daily - Sep 16 2014]
CDC study: Americans' bellies are expanding fast [Published NWI Times - Sep 16 2014]
Blood pressure sending more people to the ER [Published Consumer Affairs - Sep 16 2014]
Weight gain? Tips to battle unhealthy belly fat [Published ABC15.com - Sep 15 2014]
'Beer belly' can increase hypertension risk [Published The New Age Online - Sep 14 2014]
Health risks of belly fat [Published Daily Nation - Sep 13 2014]
Slight weight gain tied to increased risk of bl... [Published News.am - Sep 13 2014]
Why BMI Is a Big Fat Scam [Published CWEB News - Sep 13 2014]
Bone densitometers [Published Dotmed - Sep 12 2014]
Five Changes Every Guy Should Be Making To His ... [Published AskMen US - Sep 12 2014]
Child Obesity Rates Stabilizing But They're Sti... [Published boston.com - Sep 11 2014]
Tiny weight gain could increase blood pressure [Published NetDoctor.co.uk - Sep 11 2014]
Even small weight gains in healthy adults may s... [Published Yahoo! India - Sep 11 2014]
Even small weight gains can raise blood pressure [Published Medical News Today - Sep 11 2014]
Gaining just FIVE pounds around your stomach in... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 11 2014]
Gaining just FIVE pounds around your stomach in... [Published Mail Online UK - Sep 10 2014]
Small weight gain can raise blood pressure in h... [Published Medical Xpress - Sep 10 2014]
Just A Few Extra Pounds? Small Weight Gain Stil... [Published Medical Daily - Sep 10 2014]
The Problem with (1) [Published Wicked Local Westport - Sep 10 2014]
Five pounds weight gain enough to raise blood p... [Published Telegraph - Sep 10 2014]
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From  MedPage Today : Battle Over Abortion Clinic Restrictions Heats Up . The nation’s fight over abortion continues unabated, but the battleground has shifted — instead of seeking to limit who can obtain abortions, the latest legal attacks on abortion ...
Visceral Fat and Hypertension: A Link? [Published MedPageToday.com - medical news plus CME for ph ... - Sep 02 2014]
(MedPage Today) -- Visceral adipose tissue, rather than body mass index or overall subcutaneous fat, was associated with the development of hypertension, researchers found. ...
This Is What Weight Loss Does To Your Brain [Published TIME.com - Aug 27 2014]
Too much fat weighs down not just your body, but also your brain. Obesity harms most organs in the body, and new research suggests the brain is no exception. What’s more, the researchers found that getting rid of excess fat actually improves brain ...
Being Overweight or Obese Raises the Risk of Ca... [Published Fight Aging! - Aug 14 2014]
This recent study provides yet another reason to make lifestyle choices that better manage your weight. If nothing else cancers thrive in an inflammatory environment , and metabolically active visceral fat tissue generates chronic inflammation . More ...
When You Are Damaged, You Break More Readily [Published Fight Aging! - Aug 12 2014]
It is about as proven as it gets in human studies that moderate exercise is good for you and a sedentary lifestyle is bad for you . The difference in life expectancy is probably somewhere in the low end of the five to ten year range, though it is ...
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