weight loss

LA Lap-Band weight loss firm warned about ads

(AP) – A company that promotes Lap-Band weight-loss surgery was warned to pull advertising that federal officials claim failed to warn potential customers of the risks. The Food and Drug Administration warned Lap-Band VIP last […]


FDA approves first new weight loss pill in decade

(AP) – The Food and Drug Administration has approved Arena Pharmaceutical’s anti-obesity pill Belviq, the first new prescription drug for long-term weight loss to enter the U.S. market in over a decade. The agency cleared […]


Green coffee helps trim weight

According to a new study, people who took a daily dose of green coffee, which is unroasted coffee beans, lost about 10 percent of their body weight. The study, which gave participants a supplement containing […]