Here’s to a Healthy 2012

The new calendar is often a time when our thoughts turn to health concerns, prevention and healthy living. The United States Federal Government as a variety of agencies that focus on health and medical concerns.

Always consult your physician for matters that pertain to your health, diet, exercise and medical concerns.

The following are a sample of articles that were obtained using the following simple search in Google:

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Again, be sure to consult your physician prior to engaging in an exercise program, nutritional supplements, diets or any other matter that may impact your health.


www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/pubs/consumer/health/hea05.pdf

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Do you need to lose weight? If so, yo u’re not alone. Mo re than half of American adults are ove rweight or obese, and more than one in three Americans are

www.ftc.gov/bcp/reports/weightloss.pdf

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by RL Cleland – 2002 – Cited by 20Related articles
Partnership for Healthy Weight Management, a coalition of representatives from claims in weight loss advertising is rampant and potentially dangerous.

www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/pubs/bibs/topics/weight/consumer.pdf

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Full text: http://www.niddk.nih.gov/health/nutrit/pubs/wcycling.htm. Description: Discusses the myths and realities of repeated weight loss and regain. What Are

nyc.gov/html/doh/downloads/pdf/public/dohmhnews6-05.pdf

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Most women the same age need fewer – between 1600 and 1800 a day. • To find out what you need, go to www.mypyramid.gov. • To lose weight and keep it off,

win.niddk.nih.gov/publications/PDFs/Myths.pdf

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gov/dietaryguidelines. Myth: Certain foods, like grapefruit, celery, or cabbage soup, can burn fat and make you lose weight. Fact: No foods can burn fat.

www.louisvilleky.gov/NR/rdonlyres/…/WeekofHealthyMenus.pdf

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calorie level and refer you to MyPyramid.gov. If you wish to gain weight, add about 500 to 800 calories to the level you obtained and find the menus closest to

www.womenshealth.gov/publications/…/overweight-weight-loss.pdf

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Mar 6, 2009 – http://www.womenshealth.gov. 1-800-994-9662. TDD: 1-888-220-5446. Overweight,. Obesity, and. Weight Loss page 1. Q: How many women

www.ahrq.gov/downloads/pub/evidence/…/childweight/chweight.pdf

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by EP Whitlock – 2008 – Cited by 26Related articles
Rockville, MD 20850, or by e-mail to epc@ahrq.gov. Carolyn M. can result in small to moderate short-term weight loss in obese adolescents with potential side

www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/dnpa/nutrition/…/rtp_practitioner_10_07.pdf

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role of fruits and vegetables in weight management can be summarized as follows: …. composition (www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp) lists water, fiber, and many

www.gao.gov/new.items/d02985t.pdf

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Testimony. Before the Subcommittee on Oversight of Government. Management, Restructuring, and the District of. Columbia, Committee on Governmental