It appears that a virus may be responsible for obesity as children who are obese often test positive for AD-36. There are neutralizing antibodies AD-36 that indicate that the person has been infected in the past. The question remains whether once infected do you continue to be at risk for weight gain?
Archive for September, 2010
Recent studies showed that obese childen that are positive for adenovirus-36 weighed about 35 more pounds than those who tested negative for the virus. It may be that the virus affects immature fat cells making them multiply in greater numbers and grow more rapidly.
After 4 months with us we have our biggest loser. He followed our plan and has achieved his weight loss goal by dropping 74 pounds. Hurrah for him! I could be not be any happier for him. He did a little work, followed our suggestions and reached his goal and is confident that he will keep his weight off because he learned the Slender Solutions secret.
Fat cells are among the longest living and largest cells we have. They can expand 64 times their original size! Having small fat cells is better than having big ones. Lean adults may have 40 billion fat cells and obese adults may have 120 billion fat cells. Subcutaneous fat is better than visceral fat.
If you are a man and your waist is greater than 40 inches or you are a woman and your waist is larger than 35 inches, you are at increased risk for health problems. A”waist to hip ratio” of more than1.0 in men and .85 in women is unhealthy. Dieting and exercise will help you get that waist size down.
It has been shown that just a 10% weight loss will reduce the cholesterol level, the blood pressure, and improve blood sugar levels and improve insulin levels. We can help you achieve that goal and more. Give us a call at 601-362-5304.
New research has revealed that belly fat is an active organ producing many hormones and proteins. Some of these are helpful and others are harmful. One protein causes inflammation of the lining of the bloodvessels. A large waist is associated with increased risk for heart disease, diabetes, breast and prostate cancer.
If you read the labels you can really help your diet and weight loss efforts. For example, if the product has high fructose corn syrup in it you have selected a food with the most adipogenic [fat causing] carbohydrate of all. That stuff is everywhere because it is a cheap sweetener. Beware! We can help you lose weight and be a smarter consumer.
50% mo0re c-sections are performed on obese women than non-obese women.
In Japan if you are male and your waist gets bigger than 33.5 inches after three months and you have not got it back down, the government sends you for dieting help. Women have to be below 35.4 inches or they get dieting help. Just what we need in America-more govment rules! In america men should be 40 inches in the waist or less and women should be 34.6 inches.