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On the day her son got married in July 2008, Fran McGuire was alternately elated and terrified. While it was a happy day for her family, she remembers being petrified to even sit down at
While 50 may be the new 40 (and 40 the new 30), there’s no denying that most middle-aged people don’t look the same as they did in their young adulthood, especially around the waistline. While
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Every few months or so a drink that claims to be a cure-all for weight loss regains popularity across multiple social media platforms and email inboxes, and with it come multiple declarations of its legitimacy.
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By Dr. Julio Rivera, bariatric surgeon and physician on the medical staff at Texas Health HEB. Let’s be honest — summertime in the sweltering North Texas heat can be really uncomfortable, especially if you’re feeling