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® Weight Loss Program Might Be Right For You

Why the ProLon® Weight Loss Program Might Be Right For You

If you struggle with your weight, you are definitely not alone. Consider that obesity levels in the U.S. are at epidemic levels, with a record 31.9% of the U.S. adult population classified as clinically obese, according to the United Health Foundation. This percentage represents an 11.9% increase since 2000 and a 20.3% increase since 1990. Clinical obesity is defined as having a body mass index (BMI) of 30.0 or higher. This is based on reported height and weight. Researchers believe that obesity can significantly increase the risk for contracting several diseases and health conditions, including:

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How Chronic Inflammation May Contribute to Body Weight

If you struggle to lose weight despite making a concerted effort to shed pounds through diet and/or exercise, chronic inflammation may be playing a role. In fact, the link between chronic inflammation and weight gain appears to be so strong that the two feed off of each other to make each condition worse—inflammation leads to weight gain and vice versa.

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Hormone Pellet Therapy Benefits

What You Need to Know About BioTE’s Hormone Pellet Therapy

No one can stop the steady passing of time or prevent the inevitable deterioration of our health that slowly emerges as we age. We can, though, moderate and impede this deterioration by practicing healthy day-to-day living habits involving diet, exercise, and avoiding substances and activities detrimental to good health.

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Urinary Incontinence May be More Common Than You Think

If you have ever had a urinary accident, whether slight leakage or full-on loss of bladder control, you are not alone. In fact, millions of American women suffer from some type of urinary incontinence and, contrary to popular belief, it’s not just a condition that arises as a normal consequence of aging.

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Tracking the Timing of Natural Menopause Can be Used to Boost Overall Health

Researchers have determined that the mean age for women reaching natural menopause is now 49.9 years, an increase of 1.5 years since 1959 when the mean age was estimated at 48.4 years. Assessing the timing of natural menopause has grown increasingly important for health care providers in recent years. While researchers have linked longer reproductive life spans with reduced morbidity and mortality, there are potential health implications with both early- and late-age natural menopause. Additionally, understanding the timing of natural menopause can help doctors make important decisions relating to the use of hormonal contraception as well as appropriate treatment for perimenopausal and menopausal women. 

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