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Link found between body size, physical activity, sex, life expectancy

January 22, 2019
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Eating disorder expert advances pediatric obesity research, treatment

January 19, 2019
Childhood obesity researcher and advocate Denise Wilfley, PhD, has spent 3 decades studying the etiology, prevention and treatment of obesity and eating disorders in…
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Gastric bypass surgery leads to improved strength, physical performance

January 16, 2019
Relative muscle strength and physical function improve in adults after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery, according to findings published in The Journal of Clinical
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Smoking, obesity, older age predict increased VTE risk

January 16, 2019
Older age, smoking and obesity were consistently associated with increased risk for venous thromboembolism, according to a study published in JAMA Cardiology. The study…
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Ace the Case: A 47-Year-Old Man with Concerns About His Weight

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This educational activity will utilize a case study to discuss the approach to the assessment and management of a…
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In obesity management, patient, provider must set realistic goals

May 16, 2018
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Discoveries from ADA: Updates in Pharmacology

Discoveries from ADA: Updates in Pharmacology

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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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