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Good News for Qnexa

Good News for Qnexa

The most promising diet pill to come along in decades has received good news from the food and drug administration. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have asked the company to remove the...

Detox Diet

Detox Diet

QGK4MNZRCZ3Z—-When trying to lose weight the first thing most people do is try to find a diet that is best suited for them. While there are many out there not all diets are for...

Sticking to That Weight Loss Resolution

Sticking to That Weight Loss Resolution

It’s that time of year again…New Year’s Resolution time.  If you are like many people in the world, your resolution every year includes some sort of weight loss.  And, if you are like the...

Possible Causes for the Rise in Obesity over Decades

Possible Causes for the Rise in Obesity over Decades

Let’s face it. More and more people are considered to be overweight or obese as the decades pass by. In the 1960’s, the prevalence of obesity was a mere 13% in the United States....

Weight Loss Supplements How They Work

Weight Loss Supplements How They Work

Dietary weight loss supplements are abundant in our society. There are entire aisles dedicated to them in drug stores, and late night television commercials barrage us with their ultimate powers to provide quick weight...

Counterfeit Phentermine Diet Pills

Counterfeit Phentermine Diet Pills

A recent influx of counterfeit Phentermine diet pills have been found in circulation, they are being passed off as legitimate pills from manufacturer Actavis. Actavis has not marketed Phentermine since 2008 and does not...

FTC Crackdown on Firms for Bogus Acai Weight Loss Claims

FTC Crackdown on Firms for Bogus Acai Weight Loss Claims

The Federal Trade Commission has filed ten lawsuits against firms who hire third parties who create fake news sites promoting the weight loss effects of Acai supplements. This is a follow up on the...

Hoodia not for Weight Loss

Hoodia not for Weight Loss

Unilever a London based consumer goods company has released the results of a clinical trial that was used when they were testing Hoodia for a potential weight loss supplement. Unilever which was trying to...

Topiramate and Phentermine Still Potentially Dangerous

Topiramate and Phentermine Still Potentially Dangerous

With the FDA reconsidering the diet pill Qnexa which is a combination Topiramate and Phentermine, there are still many unanswered questions that need to be addressed with this diet pill combination. The resubmission comes...

FDA Reconsiders diet Pill Qnexa

FDA Reconsiders diet Pill Qnexa

The FDA is once again reconsidering approval of the trial diet pill Qnexa that it rejected last year over concerns about cognitive disorders, metabolic acidosis, increased heart rate, and birth defects. California-based pharmaceutical company...