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weight-loss

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'Gut sleeve' might one day help sidestep weight-loss surgeries

A study on rats finds that a removable silicone intestinal barrier tube works similarly to far more invasive bariatric surgeries. But will it work in humans?

By October 24, 2013

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Rabid Weight Loss System: Lose weight the zombie way

How far would you go to have no body fat? The Rabid Weight Loss parody reminds us the lengths people will go to stay skinny.

By September 5, 2014

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Seeking weight-loss counseling? Pick up the phone

A bit of good news on the heels of a study predicting the vast majority of Americans will be overweight or obese by 2020: telephone counseling appears every bit as effective at losing weight as traditional, in-person programs.

By November 17, 2011

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Jawbone Up's new software takes a bite out of weight loss and tracking food

Jawbone already tracks steps, sleep, and even caffeine: now calorie-counting, food-logging and weight loss are being revamped and brought into the fold of Jawbone's intelligent insight-based coaching.

By July 16, 2014

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Ford concept car shows benefits of weight loss

Electrification and efficient drivetrains play a part in increased fuel economy, but making cars lighter delivers the coup de grace.

By June 3, 2014

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Philips comes full circle with massive bet on lighting and health-tech

The 123-year-old Dutch company has ruthlessly cut ties with TV, audio, and the categories that have made it most famous. Can an ageing population put this venerable firm back on top?

By October 10, 2014

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Bug forces Apple to delay launch of HealthKit fitness apps

Apps were expected to be released with the launch of iOS 8 today, but they were pulled at the last minute.

By September 17, 2014

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Sushi, pizza, and birthday cake? The emoji diet sounds delicious

Could you survive a week of only emoji food and drinks? One journalist takes the challenge and ends up missing her breakfast bagels.

By September 10, 2014

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Tablets buying guide

If you're in the market for a tablet, CNET's buying guide will set you on the right path.

By November 22, 2013

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Bose sues Beats over patents on noise-canceling headphones

Bose says Beats' Studio and Studio Wireless headphones, soon to be owned by Apple, copy five of its patents.

By July 25, 2014