Obesity

How fat is YOUR US state? Map shows 40% of people in West Virginia and Kentucky are obese

How fat is YOUR US state? Map shows 40% of people in West Virginia and Kentucky are obese

6 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Nineteen US states now have obesity rates above the 35 per cent - considered an alarming threshold by officials - which is double the number in 2018.
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The sexual dimorphisms in the epidemiology and pathophysiology of obesity

7 hours ago   |   News Medical

Researchers reviewed the sexual dimorphisms in obesity.
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Real-world data show weekly semaglutide effective for weight loss at 3, 6 months

Real-world data show weekly semaglutide effective for weight loss at 3, 6 months

11 hours ago   |   Healio

In real-world data from adults with overweight or obesity, weekly semaglutide therapy of 1.7 mg or 2.4 mg was effective at 3 and 6 months for weight loss amounts similar to...
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Dynamo Kids!/¡Niños Dinámicos! A Web Site for Pediatric Primary Care Providers to Offer Parents of Children 6−12 Years Old With Overweight and Obesity: Web Site Development and Protocol for Pilot Study

19 hours ago   |   Journal of Pediatric Health Care   |   3 articles

Introduction: A self-guided web site offered by pediatric primary care providers could help parents implement healthy behaviors. Method: The Dynamo Kids/¡Niños Dinámicos...
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Obesity experts want food labels that tell you to walk 15 minutes to burn off a chocolate bar

Obesity experts want food labels that tell you to walk 15 minutes to burn off a chocolate bar

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

Would a chocolate wrapper label telling you need to walk 20 minutest to burn it off help you eat healthier? This is labelling system British experts want to replace the current...
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SARS-CoV-2 infects fat tissue, possibly explaining obesity risk factor

SARS-CoV-2 infects fat tissue, possibly explaining obesity risk factor

1 day ago   |   Healio

SARS-CoV-2 infects adipose tissue, where it can act as an ongoing source of virus replication and inflammation, according to a study that may indicate why obesity has proven to...
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From raising your risk of diabetes to ageing you quicker than SMOKING: All the dangers of loneliness

From raising your risk of diabetes to ageing you quicker than SMOKING: All the dangers of loneliness

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

Loneliness has been associated with an increased risk of heart disease, obesity and depression. A Florida State University study suggested it might increase the chances of...
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Personalized diet yields similar weight loss as low-fat diet at 6 months

Personalized diet yields similar weight loss as low-fat diet at 6 months

1 day ago   |   Healio

Compared with a low-fat diet, a personalized diet targeting postprandial glycemic response did not lead to greater weight loss at 6 months among adults with abnormal glucose...
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Obesity should be considered a brain disorder like autism or ADHD, US doctors sensationally claim 

Obesity should be considered a brain disorder like autism or ADHD, US doctors sensationally claim 

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

Researchers from Baylor College of Medicine in Texas have made the recommendation after a study indicated obesity was caused by changes in the brain during childhood.
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One in five primary pupils starting school a healthy size are fatter when they leave, data shows

One in five primary pupils starting school a healthy size are fatter when they leave, data shows

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

One in five children who started primary school a healthy size are leaving overweight or obese, damning figures reveal. Boys were more likely than girls to pile on the pounds...
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