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Increasing BMI raises risk for type 2 diabetes, CAD

Increasing BMI raises risk for type 2 diabetes, CAD
November 16, 2018
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After-school program fails to improve BMI, physical activity in minority youths

November 16, 2018
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — An after-school education intervention for minority youth in Florida was associated with improved physical fitness and nutrition knowledge, but…
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Bariatric surgery may reduce long-term atrial fibrillation risk

November 16, 2018
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Patients with obesity who undergo bariatric surgery are less likely to develop new-onset atrial fibrillation over 8 years vs. similar patients…
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Adolescent obesity linked to increased risk for pancreatic cancer

November 15, 2018
Obesity during adolescence appeared associated with a fourfold increased risk for pancreatic cancer later in life, according to an analysis of 1.7 million Israeli Jewish…
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Ace the Case: A 57-Year-Old Woman who has Gained and Lost Weight

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This “Ace the Case” study will discuss the discuss the management of obesity in a 57-year old woman. Accurately assess…
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VIDEO: Food cravings do not necessarily follow calorie restriction

November 6, 2017
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Discoveries from ADA: Updates in Pharmacology

Discoveries from ADA: Updates in Pharmacology

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Ace the Case: A 59-Year-Old Woman With Prediabetes and Weight Gain

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This “Ace the Case” study will discuss the discuss the management of obesity in a 57-year-old woman…
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