Weight Loss Drug Has Positive Impact on Diabetes

In a previous article, I wrote at length about Lorcaserin, a new drug which has shown promise in helping people lose and manage their weight. Now, a new study shows this drug may have a positive effect on diabetes, too. At the 2018 Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes, Brigham and… Continue reading Weight Loss Drug Has Positive Impact on Diabetes

Conspiracies, Fat Americans and a Magic Bullet

In this short episode of the Four Pillar Fitness podcast, I share with you some new research into what might just be the “Magic Bullet” for weight loss. But before diving into that, I share my thoughts on: How America looks, circa 1976 and circa 2018. How we got so much fatter and unhealthier. The… Continue reading Conspiracies, Fat Americans and a Magic Bullet

Is This the Weight Loss “Magic Bullet?”

Compare photos of a crowded beach or stadium from 50 years ago to similar photos of today. You’re likely to notice some very stark differences. At least one of them should shock and terrify you. First, you might notice that food and beverages were smaller in the photos of yesteryear, and that fewer people seemed… Continue reading Is This the Weight Loss “Magic Bullet?”