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Fasting insulin, insulin resistance may predict weight gain over 10 years

Fasting insulin, insulin resistance may predict weight gain over 10 years
February 17, 2018
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Preperitoneal, visceral fat predict steatosis, fibrosis in type 2 diabetes

February 16, 2018
Measurement of preperitoneal and visceral fat areas with magnetic resonance imaging provided a noninvasive marker to predict liver steatosis and fibrosis in patients…
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As obesity-related health costs rise, experts warn of far-reaching complications

February 15, 2018
Obesity-related health care costs in the United States rose 29% between 2001 and 2015, and new data from the most populous states reveal that the cost burden varies…
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Bariatric surgery outperforms abdominoplasty for glycemic control in type 2 diabetes

February 15, 2018
Adults with type 2 diabetes who underwent abdominoplasty to reduce subcutaneous adipose tissue experienced small improvements in glycemic control, but those who…
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Best of Obesity Forum® 2017

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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Chapter 22: Nutritional Support In Acute Pancreatitis

From Clinical Nutrition in Gastrointestinal Disease
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VIDEO: Endoscopic bariatric therapies help GIs actively manage obesity

May 9, 2017
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