News article

previous topic · next topic
mercurielle

Joined: Oct 07
Posts: 6

      quote  
Posted: 02 Jul 2012, 17:08
Also, saw an item in the health section of the Sunday paper. The new recommendation is that all adults with a BMI of 30 or greater receive intensive counseling in order to drop the weight. This may mean that the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act will compel insurance companies to pay for counseling programs such as Jenny Craig, Weight Watchers, and Medifast. Right now, those programs are usually paid out-of-pocket by the patient.

The article is by Melissa Healy and originally ran in the Los Angeles Times. The headline in the Fredericksburg, Virginia Free Lance-Star was "Panel Recommends Intensive Counseling for Obese Adults."



Forum Search
Advanced forum search



Latest Posts

diet "supplements"
Most of the beans I buy are organic, all the soy are. Cannot guarantee the tofu. I buy it often fresh from an oriental store.
by wholefoodnut on 27 Nov 14 07:10 PM
Where to buy almond flour?
Ground almonds is a good substitute & what I use when I can't get hold of almond flour.
by ebivr on 27 Nov 14 06:24 PM
Juicing!!
http://www.fatsickandnearlydea... Juicing is amazing...... only one pitfall... you don't get the fibre that you would by chewing and consuming the whole fruit/veggies. Try doing 1/2 and 1/2 ...
by mummydee on 27 Nov 14 05:53 PM
SUCCESS STORIES
If YOU have been following a diet for at least 3 months & your fatsecret data *prove* you are having positive results we want to hear from YOU! :d No need to explain your background (that info's ...
by myawethinTICself on 27 Nov 14 04:25 PM
5 steps to guilt free thanksfiving
happy thanksgiving everybody!! i just wrote an article for buzzfeed community here is the link: http://www.buzzfeed.com/eileen... also i posted a video on youtube to tell you exactly what i did for ...
by eileenguyen on 27 Nov 14 02:38 PM

Member Tip

average member ranking
by member AlySky
Those nacho cheese ball things are horrible! My mother in law likes them and gave me a pack and I could barely choke down the whole thing!
20 Feb 12 for diet Medifast