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FIT MINUTE – Get your heart pumping to look more pumped up

videoMany men like to stick to weights when they work out. But, if they don't incorporate cardio, they might not get the results you're looking for.

FIT MINUTE – Get over that plateau

videoSo you've been working out for awhile and you've seen changes on the scale and in your body. But, maybe those changes aren't coming as quickly anymore, or maybe not at all. You've hit a plateau! You can get over it though.

FIT MINUTE: How foam rollers can smooth out your muscle knots

videoTight and sore muscles don't really help when it comes to convincing yourself to go to the gym. But there is something actually at the gym, that can help you smooth out the knots.

FDA approves first new weight loss pill in decade

The Food and Drug Administration has approved Arena Pharmaceutical's anti-obesity pill Belviq, the first new prescription drug for long-term weight loss to enter the US market in more than a decade.

FDA advisers recommend approving weight loss drug

Advisers to government health regulators have recommended that that they approve sales of what would be the first new prescription weight-loss drug in the US in more than a decade, despite concerns over cardiac risks.

Miracle diet pill? A safe drug is elusive

The battle of the bulge has been a big, fat failure for US drugmakers. But that hasn't stopped them from trying.

Watchdog group makes 2nd push to ban diet pill

For the second time in five years, public health advocates are calling on the Food and Drug Administration to ban a fat-blocking drug sold over-the counter and via prescription, pointing to new reports of kidney stones and pancreatic damage.

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