Interesting Tidbits on Obesity, Diet & Weight Loss

Hoodia, a plant native to South Africa is being hailed as the new weight loss miracle herb. Bushmen use it to suppress their appetite. The plant is now on the endangered list. Farmers are now experimenting with ways to grow this plant commercially. Muscles burn roughly 90% of the calories you eat. Americans spend over […]

Los Angeles Weight Loss Surgery Helps Resolve Sexual Function in Overweight Men

Erectile dysfunction is just one of the medical conditions associated with obesity. There is a long list of life-threatening medical conditions, such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, hypertension, orthopedic problems, gall bladder disease and sleep apnea. Many of these conditions are reversible in severely obese adults, but only after losing a significant amount of weight. Research […]