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Diet trumps exercise for weight loss, researchers say

Digestive Health SmartBrief | Apr 29, 2015

Exercise has many health benefits but does not trump diet for weight loss, researchers wrote in an editorial published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine. They said fighting obesity requires changes in the food environment and in the public's understanding of how to get to a healthy weight. "You can't outrun a bad diet," the U.K. researchers said. CBS News (04/23)


How to handle belching, bloating and flatulence

Digestive Health SmartBrief | Apr 29, 2015

Complex carbs help reduce risk of overeating, dietitian says

Digestive Health SmartBrief | May 01, 2015

Drug developers target celiac disease, gluten sensitivity

Digestive Health SmartBrief | May 01, 2015

Gastroparesis: What you need to know

Digestive Health SmartBrief | May 01, 2015

Campaign promotes celiac disease awareness, testing for family members

Digestive Health SmartBrief | Apr 29, 2015

Study shows diet changes can quickly affect colon cancer risk

Digestive Health SmartBrief | May 01, 2015

Nutrient-packed fennel may have many health benefits

Digestive Health SmartBrief | May 01, 2015

Study: Nearly 38% of GERD endoscopies do not follow best practices

Digestive Health SmartBrief | May 01, 2015

How your sense of identity can change with chronic illness

Digestive Health SmartBrief | May 01, 2015


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