NFL Alumni Tackles Wellness Challenge AS Part of ‘Huddle Up: Let's Talk Obesity' Campaign
Dr. Mehmet Oz Leads Effort To Coach A Dozen Pros to Improved Health
1 month ago - Healthy Aging
Obesity linked to longer survival in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer
Men with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer and obesity had a higher survival probability than their counterparts with overweight and normal weight, according to...
2 monthes ago - Healio
Better Outcomes for Obese Men With Advanced Prostate Cancer
When men have advanced prostate cancer, obesity might offer something of a survival advantage, a preliminary study suggests.
2 monthes ago - Web MD
Obesity Increases Prostate Cancer Survival
A new research has revealed that obese patients with advanced prostate cancer survive longer than overweight and normal weight patients.
2 monthes ago - Medindia Health
The Role of Physical Therapy in Multiple Risk Factor Management Poststroke: A Scoping Review
Background and Purpose: Individuals after stroke often have multiple chronic conditions, such as hypertension, diabetes, dyslipidemia, obesity, and tobacco use. These...
2 monthes ago - LWW
A complex link between body mass index and Alzheimer's
Though obesity in midlife is linked to an increased risk for Alzheimer's disease, new research suggests that a high body mass index later in life doesn't necessarily translate...
3 monthes ago - ScienceDaily
Cataract risk lower after bariatric surgery for adults with obesity
Adults with obesity have a lower risk for developing cataract after undergoing bariatric surgery, according to findings presented at the European Congress on Obesity virtual...
4 monthes ago - Healio - 3 articles
The Best Anti-Aging Prescription is Strength Training. Here's Why
Strength training is the key to a healthy life. Losing muscle mass and strength is what leads to frailty and disability in the latter decades of life. Strength training is one...
4 monthes ago - Cathe Friedrich
Top in endocrinology: Tailored weight-loss therapy, vasomotor symptoms in menopause
Recent data revealed that individually targeted obesity interventions guided by phenotypes can double weight loss compared with usual care. This was the top story in...
4 monthes ago - Healio
Earlier Diabetes Onset Could Raise Dementia Risk
The younger the age at diagnosis for Type 2 diabetes, the higher the risk for Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia years later.
4 monthes ago - NY Times
The headlines of Master Doctor
AP-NORC Poll on Community Support of Older Adults Finds Disparities in...
Overall, more people think their local area is doing a good job than a poor job meeting the needs of older adults when it comes to many services, including health care, healthy...
Strength Training for Bone Density: How Much Benefit Can You Expect?
If you're a woman over 50, you may be tempted to forgo strength training and stay physically active in other ways, like walking or cycling. However, these exercises aren't high...
High sugar intake may increase risk for Alzheimer's disease
Total sugar intake may affect cognitive function over time, with higher amounts potentially increasing risk for Alzheimer's disease, according to study results presented at the...
Optimization of modifiable factors may prevent persistently poor knee confidence
By addressing modifiable factors, clinicians may prevent a long-term course of persistently poor knee confidence in patients with or at elevated risk for knee osteoarthritis...