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  • Health and Wellness

    Which Medical Problems Cause Weight Gain?

    Is one of these conditions derailing your weight loss efforts? For most people, weight gain has a very simple cause — they eat too much and don’t exercise...

    • Tuesday, November 12th, 2013
  • Health and Wellness

    Who is a Candidate for Bariatric Surgery?

    Find out who can benefit from weight loss surgery For many people, the best thing they can do to improve their overall health is lose weight. Even people who...

    • Tuesday, November 12th, 2013
  • Health and Wellness

    Can You Lose Weight in Specific Areas of the Body?

    The best approach to losing fat in those stubborn areas If you are happy with your body weight but frustrated with the flabby arms, thighs or tummy — you are...

    • Tuesday, November 12th, 2013
  • Health and Wellness

    Healthy Ways to Lose Weight for Special Occasions

    You have an event coming up — wedding, reunion, a trip to Maui — so naturally you want to look your best. You may have put on a couple of pounds over the...

    • Tuesday, November 5th, 2013
  • Health and Wellness

    Can Poor Sleep Cause Weight Gain?

    Good rest is fundamental to good health on all levels. Sleep is the body’s opportunity to recharge, repair damage and prepare for the coming day. Without it,...

    • Tuesday, November 5th, 2013
  • Health and Wellness

    Why It's So Hard to Maintain Weight Loss

    Losing weight is hard work. It throws us off our routine, forces us into choices we don’t want to make and can sometimes be a little uncomfortable. But the...

    • Tuesday, November 5th, 2013
  • Health and Wellness

    How Can I Convince My Kids to Eat Healthier?

    We’ve seen it happen a thousand times: a child moving food around the plate, but not into his or her mouth. Enthusiasm for the meal continues to diminish, as...

    • Tuesday, November 5th, 2013
  • Health and Wellness

    One Reason Why Your Diet May Not Be Working

    If you’re overweight and trying to lose a few pounds, you’ve probably been told to eat a low-calorie diet and limit your fat intake. But for some people,...

  • Health and Wellness

    5 “Diet” Foods That Sabotage Weight Loss

    Just because a food says "diet," that doesn't mean it's good for weight loss efforts. Scripps Health weight management experts weigh in high-calorie culprits.

  • Health and Wellness

    Seven Foods to Eat if You Are Trying to Lose Weight

    To lose weight, you have to make good choices about the food you eat. It’s not always simple. Fat-filled, high-calorie snacks are easy to find and consume....

    • Tuesday, July 16th, 2013