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Studies suggest increased risk of hypertension, diabetes in people with mild-to-moderate sleep apnea

Studies suggest increased risk of hypertension, diabetes in people with mild-to-moderate sleep apnea

Higher body mass index linked to severe hot flashes in women at menopause

Higher body mass index linked to severe hot flashes in women at menopause

New drug mimics health effects of exercise, say researchers

New drug mimics health effects of exercise, say researchers

SLU researchers aim to tackle diabetes and obesity by capturing benefits of exercise in pill form

SLU researchers aim to tackle diabetes and obesity by capturing benefits of exercise in pill form

New report shows how to manage patients with obesity by prescribing optimal medications

New report shows how to manage patients with obesity by prescribing optimal medications

Study examines rates of unhealthy weight control behaviors among professional models

Study examines rates of unhealthy weight control behaviors among professional models

Scientists discover important link between immune system, gut bacteria and glucose metabolism

Scientists discover important link between immune system, gut bacteria and glucose metabolism

Benefits of consuming dried fruits and nuts

Benefits of consuming dried fruits and nuts

Adding sugar to alcoholic beverages may help reduce risk of alcohol-related harm, study finds

Adding sugar to alcoholic beverages may help reduce risk of alcohol-related harm, study finds

Study finds smartphones not useful in helping adolescents maintain weight loss

Study finds smartphones not useful in helping adolescents maintain weight loss

New study finds nearly 50% of service members with obesity experience weight stigma

New study finds nearly 50% of service members with obesity experience weight stigma

Seattle Children's pediatrician encourages families to adopt mindful eating to prevent obesity

Seattle Children's pediatrician encourages families to adopt mindful eating to prevent obesity

New ABT approach results in greater weight loss than gold standard treatment, study shows

New ABT approach results in greater weight loss than gold standard treatment, study shows

New study examines potential weight management benefits of sit-stand desks

New study examines potential weight management benefits of sit-stand desks

Engineered gut bacteria may one day help reduce negative health effects of obesity

Engineered gut bacteria may one day help reduce negative health effects of obesity

Hidden dental root tip infections may increase risk of coronary artery disease

Hidden dental root tip infections may increase risk of coronary artery disease

Disordered eating trends may not be improving among sexual minority teens, new research finds

Disordered eating trends may not be improving among sexual minority teens, new research finds

Medical weight-loss programs help people develop healthier lifestyle habits

Medical weight-loss programs help people develop healthier lifestyle habits

Study shows how pasta consumption is linked to reduced likelihood of general, abdominal obesity

Study shows how pasta consumption is linked to reduced likelihood of general, abdominal obesity

Text messaging intervention may help smokers abstain from smoking relative to controls

Text messaging intervention may help smokers abstain from smoking relative to controls