• Stomach Band Claimed to Resolve Obesity

    1 month ago - By Mercola

    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, have obesity-related diseases like cancer, Type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure and osteoarthritis. It's still commonly believed that the best way to lose weight is to simply eat less and exercise more, but this health dogma fails for many, in large part because of an emphasis placed on low-fat, high-carb foods and counting calories.
    As a result, people struggling with obesity may turn to extreme measures like...
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  • Extreme Preterm Infant Rates of Overweight and Obesity at School Age in the SUPPORT Neuroimaging and Neurodevelopmental Outcomes Cohort

    1 month ago - By The Journal of Pediatrics

    To identify rates of overweight and obesity at 6-7 years of age and associated risk factors among extremely preterm infants born at 
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