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The war for health supplements heats up

The war for health supplements heats up

The cost of Phentramin-D, the fast-rising, safe, nonprescription weight-loss pill might steeply increase if Senator Dick Durbin’s Dietary Supplement Labeling Act (S 1310) is approved into law. The bill would basically would compel natural...

Dietrine Reviews

Dietrine Reviews

Dietrine carb blocker is made out of white kidney beans. There, I said it! Maybe most diet pills have a reputation for being crap because they’re made out of stupid ingredients that don’t work....

Level the battlefield

Level the battlefield

Daniel Engber, writing for Slate Magazine, gives us this pronouncement: “Sickness, poverty, and obesity are spun together in a dense web of reciprocal causality. Anyone who’s fat is more likely to be poor and...

You gotta give it all

You gotta give it all

Taking weight-loss pills — like Phentramin-D™ — is not a lazy man’s way to a healthy body. Weight-loss pills are not effective without proper diet and exercise. One cannot take pills and then laze...

The war on flab

The war on flab

Obesity, is a big-time global menace. There are now more than 1.5 billion obese people around the world — more than one-and-a–half times the number of those not getting enough food. In the US,...

Obesity is not a disease

Obesity is not a disease

Yup, obesity is not a disease. But just because it isn’t doesn’t mean it is not as bad. It is. While many quarters (including Wikipedia) address obesity as a chronic disease that is threathening...

Obesity is an effort

Obesity is an effort

It takes time to gain — ahem, impressive — proportions. If one tries really really hard, like Morgan Spurlock in Supersize Me, one can get from stocky to obese in a month. But that...

Losing weight (and winning)

Losing weight (and winning)

There are many good reasons for losing extra weight fast. Being morbidly obese is one of them. That means you are in danger of dying early because of your fat. Otherwise, if your extra...

Lose weight, get a life

Lose weight, get a life

Many people lump a lot of undesirable undertones with being very overweight — no control of appetites, emotionally unstable, clingy and demanding, bad hygiene, no fun, etc. For one who is overweight and has...

Go for beauty, use your brains.

Go for beauty, use your brains.

If there’s one thing to really really remember about weight-loss pills (like the non-prescription Phentramin-D or the prescription, risky, non-generally available Phentermine) is this: they should NOT be used for “cosmetic” weight loss. Cosmetic...