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Weight loss: Why pensioners with unexpected weight loss should be referred for urgent test

The call comes after a study found over-60s who go to their family doctor after unintentionally shedding weight have a greater than 3% chance of having one of 10 cancers. These patients “warrant rapid investigation” for cancer and possibly multiple types, according to research published in the British Journal of General Practice. The study, the first system… Daily Express :: ...

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Child obesity: How children lost the war on weight

Being fat was once a sign of wealth but is now associated more with poverty as richer people tend to be slimmer, say researchers looking at child obesity from 1946. The end of wartime rationing saw children consuming more calories but they were slimmer and healthier on average than modern children. The relatively high price of healthy food in recent ...

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High blood pressure? Five ways weight loss workout HIIT can improve cardiovascular health

Viewed as a great way to burn fat, boost metabolism, and increase cardiovascular fitness levels, HIIT can be incorporated into a variety of training regimes. What is HIIT?  Another important benefit of HIIT which is often overlooked, is its ability to improve heart health as this type of training is designed to elevate the heart rate through short bursts of ...

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Type 2 diabetes symptoms? Seven meal plans to include in your weight loss diet

Type 2 diabetes occurs when the body doesn’t produce enough insulin to function properly or the body’s cells don’t react to insulin. Symptoms include urinating more often than usual, particularly at night, feeling very thirsty and feeling very tired. If you’re diagnosed with type 2 diabetes you’ll need to look after your health very carefully for the rest of you ...

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Blake Lively Flaunts Her 61-Pound Weight Loss in Super Short Sweater Dress: Pic!

Blake Lively is looking better than ever. The 30-year-old actress looked amazing in a gray sweater dress and knee-high lace-up combat boots on Wednesday while leaving her New York City hotel. Lively appeared runway ready, flaunting her long legs while throwing a furry blue coat over her shoulder.  She completed the look with a pair of statement-making earrings, and left her ...

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