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Hormone treatments for weight loss?



In our toolbox of obesity treatments, there is very little available as far as medications go.  We know that there are many hormones involved in the the sensation of feeling full (called 'satiety'), so current research is now exploring these hormones, to see if they can ultimately be developed into obesity treatments.
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A Different Kind of STAMPEDE


Obesity (bariatric) surgery has become accepted as an option for the treatment of type 2 diabetes by most diabetes guidelines around the world. The data on which these recommendations are based are from shorter studies, from weeks to months to up to 2 years. 

Now, in a landmark randomized controlled trial published in the New England
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Quiche with a spaghetti squash crust!



In pie-style foods, it is often the butter-laden and carb-heavy crust that comes with most of the caloric burden, while the contents can often be quite healthy.  I love this solution to make quiche easier on the waistline - using spaghetti squash to make the crust!  

I've taken the original recipe and modified to lose the egg yolks and...

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