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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

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

Dr. Scott Laker

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

Weight Loss Resolution Hard To Keep For College Students

The key to a successful diet consists of two parts: eating healthy and exercise. Yet, the lack of both healthy food choices and time to work out prevents many college students from keeping their New Year’s resolution of losing weight.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2012

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New Year New You: How To Stick With Your Weight Loss Resolution

Yes, it’s that time of year again! The holidays are over — the resolutions begin, and we start the year anew. It’s a new year and time for a new you. To tell us about changes you can make to your life, WWJ Newsradio 950 asked the experts at Planet Fitness.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/03/2012

Fitness 19 in Farmington. (WWJ: Beth Fisher)

Workout Resolutions Popular For Start Of New Year

If you’re starting 2012 by working out — you’ve got a lot of company.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/01/2012

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