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Using the Cold to Boost Your Metabolism

Everyone has been talking about a new kind of dieting called thermal dieting. The idea is that when your body is cold, it burns more calories. By going out in the cold, taking a cold bath or swimming in a frigid lake, you force your body to rev up metabolism. Aside from the obvious dangers of hypothermia, the basic idea makes sense.
Posted on December 22, 2010 Read More »

How to Start a Diet in the Middle of December

weight loss scale The middle of December is one of the best times to lose weight. Why? While everyone else is gaining weight, you can get a head start on the New Year’s weight loss bandwagon. You can lose weight now while the world continues to gain. Losing weight in December is like having a double weight loss.
Posted on December 15, 2010 Read More »

Sitting: A New Health Risk

According to the Centers for Disease Control, we are in an epidemic of sitting. Our parents and grandparents spent much less time sitting down we do now. We are not just sitting more…we are moving less.
Posted on December 8, 2010 Read More »

Welcome to the blog of Scott Isaacs, M.D.

Dr. Scott Isaacs, MD Today, I am launching my new blog, "Outsmarting Your Hungry Hormones" as well as my Facebook fanpage, Twitter profile and YouTube channel. Please check out my various social media profiles and click "Like", Follow Me, and become a subscriber!
Posted on November 26, 2010 Read More »

Adverse Events Associated with Testosterone Replacement

Active seniors It's well known that testosterone levels gradually decline as men age, beginning in middle age. In some men, these decreases are greater than others.
Posted on July 18, 2010 Read More »

Study Shows Weight Loss Supplements No Better than Placebo

In a placebo-controlled, randomized study by Dr. Thomas Ellrott, 9 commonly used weight loss supplements were found to be no better than placebo.
Posted on July 13, 2010 Read More »

How to Take Control of Your Cravings

You swore you'd have just a few fries and give up those giant breakfast bagels. So why do your cravings still get the best of you? Forget willpower. The solutions are all in your head.
Posted on July 13, 2010 Read More »

Jillian Michaels’ New Book, “Master Your Metabolism”

I was very impressed with Jillian Michaels’ New York Times bestselling book Master Your Metabolism: The 3 Diet Secrets to Naturally Balancing Your Hormones for a Hot and Healthy Body! The book is extremely well researched, well written and embraces the philosophy of hormones and your weight.
Posted on August 25, 2009 Read More »

January Diet Resolutions – Feeling the Pinch?

When it comes to losing weight this year, you may be feeling the pinch…in your waistline and your wallet. Although joining a diet program may seem like a luxury, it could actually save money now, and in the long run as weight-related surgeries, medications, co-pays, and other medical expenses are reduced or eliminated.
Posted on January 2, 2009 Read More »

Hormonal Balance

Welcome to the official blog for Scott Isaacs, M.D. My philosophy is simple: permanent weight loss through hormonal balance.
Posted on April 2, 2008 Read More »
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