Safety and Efficacy of GLP-1 Receptor Agonists in Children and Adolescents with Obesity: A Meta-Analysis
| To determine the weight, BMI, cardiometabolic and gastrointestinal effects of GLP-1 receptor agonists in children with obesity.
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Meal premiums in child-directed fast-food TV advertisements work against obesity prevention efforts
A new Dartmouth-led study, published this week in the journal Pediatrics, has found that the disproportionate use of premiums within child-targeted TV advertising for...
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Managing children's weight, blood pressure and cholesterol protects brain function mid-life
Having high blood pressure, high cholesterol and/or obesity from childhood through middle age were linked to poorer brain function by middle age. These cardiovascular risk...
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Women need to avoid pregnancy for 12 months after bariatric surgery
A study presented at this year's European Congress on Obesity supports recommendations to avoid pregnancy for 12 months after bariatric surgery due to an association with...
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Iranian children with overweight and obesity: an internet-based interventional study
Obesity or overweight in children is an excessive accumulation of adipose tissue that can potentially regress health indicators and increase the likelihood of various diseases.
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Top in endocrinology: Tailored weight-loss therapy, vasomotor symptoms in menopause
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Sociodemographic characteristics are associated with prevalence of high-risk waist circumference and high-risk waist-to-height ratio in U.S. adolescents
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6 days ago - BMC - 2 articles
Hundreds of fat children should be given NHS weight-loss ops
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7 days ago - Daily Mail
Elevated maternal lipids associated with development of gestational diabetes
Elevated maternal lipids, especially elevated levels of triglycerides, were associated with the development of gestational diabetes, according to new results from a systematic...
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Child obesity cases treated in hospital have more than doubled in two years, figures show
The number of obese babies and toddlers treated in NHS hospitals has more than doubled in two years, figures show.
10 days ago - Daily Mail
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Q&A: CDC mask guidance ‘still too cautious and too complicated'
As the COVID-19 vaccine rollout continues, the CDC has continued to update its mask guidance for the public, recently revising recommendations for outdoor mask use and...
FDA Expands Pfizer Vaccine EUA for Children Ages 12-15
WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, MPH, announces the expansion of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine EUA for children ages 12-15. WebMD
This Dual Vibrating Massager Is Sure To *Ahem* Please, And It's Only $30
As a divorced woman in her prime, I've tried my share of vibrators. My latest favorite in the pussy pleasing department is a Dual Vibrating Massager, and this $30 vibe from...
LeVar Burton Is Launching His Own Book Club For Adults
Burton has selected 3 books to kick things off LeVar Burton - yes Reading Rainbow's LeVar Burton - has started a book club and if you grew up watching him read stories to you...
AIDS Virus Used in Gene Therapy to Fix 'Bubble Baby' Disease
Results show that all but two of the 50 children who were given the experimental therapy in a study now have healthy germ-fighting abilities. Associated Press
Here's the cinnamon roll recipe Dylan Dreyer used to reveal her pregnancy
“Should we check out this bun in the oven?” Dylan asked Cal while preparing the sweet treat.
The Trailer For Kevin Hart's Netflix Movie ‘Fatherhood' Is Here
Kevin Hart's new Netflix movie, Fatherhood , is based on the true story of a father navigating parenthood after the sudden loss of his wife Kevin Hart movies don't typically...
Dad, 35, dies from brain haemorrhage while at home with his children
Luke Price was described as a gentle and jokey person by his devastated wife Carly Price
Internet-delivered CBT effective in treating children and adolescents with OCD
Obsessive-compulsive disorder in children and adolescents is associated with impaired education and worse general health later in life. Access to specialist treatment is often...
You Can Count On These 10 Number Coloring Pages For Some Serious Fun
Numbers are pretty crucial for a toddler to master. Sure, nobody expects children to be mathematicians before they're potty trained, but still - counting up to 20 is an...