Stomach Band Claimed to Resolve Obesity
By Dr. Mercola In the U.S., more than 2 in 3 adults are either overweight or obese, while 1 in 13 is considered to have extreme obesity. 1 As obesity rates have risen so, too...
5 hours ago - Mercola - 2 articles
Dietary Inflammatory Index and liver status in subjects with different adiposity levels within the PREDIMED trial
To assess the possible association between a validated Dietary Inflammatory Index and specific dietary components with suitable non-invasive markers of liver status in...
8 hours ago - Clinical Nutrition
Extreme Preterm Infant Rates of Overweight and Obesity at School Age in the SUPPORT Neuroimaging and Neurodevelopmental Outcomes Cohort
To identify rates of overweight and obesity at 6-7 years of age and associated risk factors among extremely preterm infants born at
8 hours ago - The Journal of Pediatrics - 2 articles
Larger waistlines are linked to higher risk of vitamin D deficiency
Higher levels of belly fat are associated with lower vitamin D levels in obese individuals. The study reports that vitamin D levels are lower in individuals with higher levels...
10 hours ago - ScienceDaily
3 Tips to Maintain Weight Loss Transformation
If you want to maintain your weight loss transformation , it won't happen by chance. You must take the right steps and continue on.... The Body Fat and Overweight Problem If...
15 hours ago - My Fitness Hut
Very Obese Women: Lose Weight in Pregnancy for Healthy Baby
IOM 2009 recommendations are adequate for normal and overweight women but not the thin and obese, finds a study that explores optimal gestational weight gain for pregnant women...
19 hours ago - Medscape
Forced into early menopause, now I can't stay slim: MATT ROBERTS answers your questions
If you are overweight, losing the excess pounds is known to help ease some common menopausal symptoms such as exhaustion and hot flushes.
1 day ago - Daily Mail
The Beachbody Programs That Helped Katie Go From a "Yo-Yo Dieter" to Losing 115 Pounds
When Katie Green weighed herself and realized she was 276 pounds, she knew it was time to make a major change in her life, especially because she and her husband were planning...
1 day ago - PopSugar
Associations between local descriptive norms for overweight/obesity and insufficient fruit intake, individual-level diet, and 10-year change in body mass index and glycosylated haemoglobin in an Australian cohort
Descriptive norms relate to individual-level dietary behaviour and health outcome including overweight and obesity. Descriptive norms vary across residential areas but the...
2 days ago - International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity - 3 articles
Stabilization of the obesity epidemic and increasing thinness in children in Caribbean Bonaire
In 2008, the prevalence of overweight and obesity among children in Bonaire was twice as high as the prevalence in northern Europe but comparable to that of other Caribbean...
3 days ago - BMC
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Pregnancy Drug DES Triggers ADHD Generations Later
Pregnancy drug diethylstilbestrol was found to trigger ADHD in the grandchildren of women who used the drug during pregnancy.
Extending Nephron Development In Preterm Babies May Prevent Kidney Disease Later
Scientists identify a possible therapeutic target to extend kidney development in preterm babies that would reduce the risk of kidney failure later in life.
UNDER THE MICROSCOPE: Chris Tarrant answers our health quiz
The TV star, from Reading, walks three miles a day, watches what he eats and still enjoys sex. He's also taken statins and a blood-thinner since suffering a stroke in 2014.
New Risk-score Tool Determines COPD Patients' Risk of Hospitalization
An innovative risk score tool has been developed to effectively predicts future risk of hospitalization for COPD patients, reveals a new study.
New Local Anesthetic Did Not Reduce Use of Opioid Post Knee Replacement Surgery
Liposomal bupivacaine, a local anesthetic to manage postsurgical pain did not reduce the use of opioid or opioid-related complications in patients who received the drug during...
Eating and Sleeping at Wrong Time May Alter Blood Proteins
Eating and sleeping at the wrong time may alter blood proteins. Proteins involved in metabolism, immunity are disrupted after just one simulated night shift. Changes in protein...
Lung Cancer Screenings May Influence Smoking Cessation in High-risk Smokers
Lung cancer screenings which include smoking cessation treatment may have potential to influence smoking cessation in high-risk smokers. Fagerstrom Test for Nicotine Dependence...
Older Adults Prefer Living By Themselves
Older adults prefer to live in their homes, be it alone or with their partners, as opposed to sharing a home with relatives of other generations, finds a new study.
Increase in Local Temperature Associated With Higher Antibiotic Resistance
Increase in the local temperature can correlate to greater antibiotic resistance, finds study.
New Insights to Early Lung Transplant Failure Uncovered
New clues have been found for high rate of failure in lung transplantation. Treatments targeting inflammation may prevent such failure, says a recent study.