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OPTIFAST Company Profile

07:50 EDT 19th September 2017 | BioPortfolio

OPTIFAST was developed in 1974 to fill the growing need to treat obesity. As diseases related to obesity became more prevalent, and more and more people began taking drastic measures to treat the problem, OPTIFAST was introduced as a sensible option for lifestyle transformation. The OPTIFAST experience is one of the most comprehensive weight loss options available. The program combines support and counseling, lifestyle education and medical monitoring with meal replacements to help people lose weight and reduce weight-related health risks. A team of dedicated medical professionals provides support. The OPTIFAST Program is available in over 400 clinics nationwide. For more information, to see patient stories and to find a clinic, visit www.OPTIFAST.com.


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2013 OPTIFAST(R) "New You" Weight Loss Competition Announced

FLORHAM PARK, N.J., Jan. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Nestle Health Science today announced the launch of the fourth annual OPTIFAST® "New You" weight loss contest designed to recognize the pursuit o...

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Clinical Trials [5 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Effectiveness of the Optifast Program Compared With a Reduced-energy Food Based Diet Plan on Body Weight

Compare percent change in loss of body weight between the OPTIFAST program and a food-based energy-deficit program

Investigating Physiological Adaptations to Weight Loss

The purpose of this study is to examine the effect of diet-induced weight loss on the levels of circulating nutrients and hormones which are involved in feelings of hunger and satiety.

A Phase II Study of the Effect of a Low Calorie Diet on Patients Undergoing Liver Resection

The purpose of this study is to measure the effect of a short-term low calorie diet on patients with a Body Mass Index (BMI) over 25 who are undergoing liver surgery.

Identification of Novel Targets for Regulation of Adipose Tissue Mass

The aim of this study is to understand the metabolic changes occurring in fat tissue both during controlled weight loss that lead to the improvement of type 2 diabetes and other obesity as...

The Effect of Intermittent Energy Restriction Using Meal Replacements in Overweight Chinese Subjects

Background and Aims: The "5:2 diet", a form of intermittent energy restriction, has been popularized in Europe and USA. The rationale behind this approach is that two days of dieting is po...

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OPTIFAST

OPTIFAST was developed in 1974 to fill the growing need to treat obesity. As diseases related to obesity became more prevalent, and more and more people began taking drastic measures to treat the prob...

OPTIFAST Program

The OPTIFAST Program utilizes a stimuli-narrowing dietary intervention in combination with behavioral therapy techniques, nutrition and exercise education along with medical supervision. Stimuli narro...

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