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WikiMD the free mdical encyclopedia editable only by medical professionals World’s largest wellness and weight loss encyclopedia If you are a medical professional or an expert in any field of medicine, please join us in building the world’s largest weight loss and wellness encyclopedia created by experts in the field, not by the crowd. One in every 3 Americans is insulin resistant leading to metabolic […]

Do you have metabolic syndrome?

One of the most common medical problems that is often ignored by most physician but essentially affects one in three adults in the United States is called metabolic syndrome. So, what is metabolic syndrome and how it might be affecting you? Before we look at the question of what metabolic syndrome is, here are some […]

What is causing weight gain in Philadelphia

What really causes the weight gain in Philadelphia? What if obesity has nothing to do with overeating for most people? What if there is a metabolic reason for your weight gain called insulin resistance? Did the now withdrawn and failed food pyramid miss the bus and mislead us toward a grain based diet that lead […]

Is sleep apnea causing your tiredness in New York City?

Is sleep apnea causing your fatigue during the day? Sleep apnea is a condition in which you have one or more pauses in breathing or shallow breaths while you are asleep. According to some estimates, up to 85% of the population that has sleep apnea are still undiagnosed in New York City! So, how you know […]

There is no healthy obesity: study

There is no healthy obesity: study Do some obese people have proper distribution of the weight that they can be considered “healthy obese”? Although traditionally it is thought that having proper distribution (lower body weight)of the weight among the obese offers less health risk compared upper body weight obesity, a recent study seems to indicate […]

New York City’s Best Weight Loss Program | W8MD’s Insurance Medical Weight Loss

New York City’s Best Weight Loss Program | W8MD’s Insurance Medical Weight Loss What makes w8md’s insurance physician weight loss programs unique? http://freeweightlossdoctor.wordpress.com/2013/06/12/new-york-citys-best-weight-loss-program/

How I lost weight with W8MD – weight loss journey of Ann

My initial consultation here was for sleep apnea. I am also quite overweight but years of failure at the usual methods had me convinced that there was no hope on that issue. After dealing with the Apnea, Dr. Tumapti diplomatically asked if I was interested in dealing with the issue of my weight. I explained […]

Causes of abdominal fat weight gain

If you have excess weight especially around your tummy area, you may have an underlying metabolic process called insulin resistance that might be contributing to your weight gain, according to Dr. Prab R. Tumpati, a practicing obesity medicine physician and founder of W8MD Medical Weight Loss Centers of America. What is Insulin Resistance? After you eat carbohydrates, […]

Phentermine and Topiramate Weight Loss Medication

Phentermine and Topiramate Weight Loss Medication The FDA approved two new weight loss drugs in the last year – Qsymia which is a combination of Phentermine and Topiramate, and Belviq(Lorcaserin) which is a new molecule targeting the appetite center to reduce hunger and help in weight loss in combination with a VLCD or LCD (Very […]