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Top endocrinology stories: Parental monitoring improves adolescent weight status, omega-3 supplements fail to reduce body weight

January 16, 2019
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Higher intakes of fiber, whole grains protect against noncommunicable diseases

January 11, 2019
Consuming high amounts of dietary fiber and whole grains was associated with reduced risk for noncommunicable diseases, such as coronary heart disease, type 2 diabetes…
In the Journals

Radiation-related cancer risk up to 153% higher in patients with obesity

January 11, 2019
Patients with obesity that underwent X-ray had a risk for radiation-related cancer that was up to 153% higher than other patients, according to findings recently…
In the Journals

Obesity related to lower urinary tract symptoms

January 10, 2019
Central and general obesity are modifiable metabolic factors associated with lower urinary tract symptoms, including urinary incontinence in both men and women and…
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Best of Obesity Forum® 2018

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Novo Nordisk, Inc.

The incidence of obesity has increased dramatically over the past 20 years and is considered to be an epidemic in the…
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Question 28: I Have A Patient With Biliary-Type Pain, But No Other Evidence Of Bile Duct Disease (Normal Diameter Duct On Ultrasound, Normal Liver Function Tests). How Should Such A Patient Be Managed?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: DDW 2017 features a variety of research on new obesity therapies

May 9, 2017
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