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Rosie O'Donnell speaks at the 10th Annual Go Red Luncheon at the MGM Grand Detroit. (credit: Nagsheen Nassif)

Rosie O’Donnell Reveals She Underwent Weight Loss Surgery

The former talk show host, for the first time, talked about her gastric sleeve operation, at an event in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/14/2014

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Study: Counting Calories Doesn’t Work For Weight Loss

Is it time to quit counting calories?

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/21/2013

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7 Local Nurses Lose Hundreds Of Pounds

“When you’re that heavy, you lose out on a lot of life,” said Oakwood RN Trina Miller.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2013

Obese mice were given the drug Amlexanox lost weight. (credit: University of Michigan)

Drug Appears To Work For Weight-Loss In U-M Study

U of M researchers discovered that mice given the drug, Amlexanox, lost weight without diet or exercise.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2013

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Ask A Detroit Expert: Best Workout Recipes

Get the most from your workout by eating right. Patricia Jurek shares some great workout recipes that will get results.

04/17/2013

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Does Money Cause Weight Loss? Local Doc Weighs In

“Long-term dieting for a vast majority of people is just not sustainable,” Katz said.

CBS Detroit–03/07/2013

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Michigan To Launch Anti-Obesity Campaign

The Michigan Department of Community Health plans to lay out a new educational campaign to combat obesity in the nation’s fifth heaviest state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/22/2013

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Faith-Based Diet Helps Some Shed Those Extra Holiday Pounds

Forget Jenny Craig and Weight Watchers. This holiday season, it’s all about the faith-based diet — and one metro Detroit synagogue is the first in the world to tackle obesity at the holy level.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2012

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Man Plans 8,500-Mile Bike Ride To ‘Fattest’ Cities

A mid-Michigan man who has dropped about 130 pounds bike riding during the past year plans to ride to cities across the country where obesity is viewed by some as a health problem.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/30/2012

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Weight Loss Woes: What’s The Secret?

What’s the secret to quick (and healthy) weight loss? Is there a secret? WWJ’s Roberta Jasina spoke with Dr. Scott Laker, Director of Bariatric Surgery at Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/17/2012

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