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USPSTF endorses behavioral weight-loss intervention, offers less support for medications

USPSTF endorses behavioral weight-loss intervention, offers less support for medications
September 18, 2018
In the Journals

Multifaceted approach required to fight CV consequences of obesity

September 17, 2018
Individual and community interventions are required to prevent CV consequences from the obesity epidemic, according to a review paper published as part of a health…
Meeting News

Genotype associated with high-risk body fat patterns in black, white obese children

September 17, 2018
The FADS1 genotype was associated with an unfavorable body composition and high-risk body fat distribution patterns in black and white children with severe obesity…
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Early engagement, intervention ‘crucial’ for children diagnosed with type 2 diabetes

September 17, 2018
Children newly diagnosed with type 2 diabetes are at high risk for disease-related complications, including a fourfold increase in microalbuminuria over 1 year; however…
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Ace the Case: A 52-Year-Old Woman with Obesity Who Has Trouble Losing Weight

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This educational activity will utilize a case study to discuss the approach to managing a 52-year-old woman with…
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VIDEO: Patients not seeking, providers not offering enough obesity care

November 2, 2017
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American Association of Diabetes Educators Annual Meeting

American Association of Diabetes Educators Annual Meeting

ABIM MOC CME

Ace the Case: A 55-Year-Old Woman with Intermittent Episodes of Lightheadedness and Excessive Fatigue

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This “Ace the Case” activity will utilize a case study to evaluate a 55-year-old woman, post-gastric bypass…
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