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Teens with obesity more likely to develop cancer during midlife

February 25, 2020

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Behavioral therapy plus medication delivered in primary care proves successful for weight loss

February 24, 2020
Combining liraglutide with intensive behavioral therapy at primary care sites led to more weight loss for adults with obesity than behavioral therapy alone, according to…
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Beta-cell dysfunction typifies type 2 diabetes without obesity

February 24, 2020
The response to a glucose-potentiated arginine test varied between those with and without obesity among a cohort of adults with type 2 diabetes, particularly in insulin…
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Church-based intervention significantly improves older African Americans’ eating habits

February 21, 2020
A church-based intervention significantly improved the diets of middle-aged and older African Americans, according to longitudinal trial results published in the…
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