Body Mass Index News and Research

RSS
Severe hypoglycemia - complication of gastric bypass surgery

Severe hypoglycemia - complication of gastric bypass surgery

Obesity linked to dementia and Alzheimer's disease

Obesity linked to dementia and Alzheimer's disease

Amount of exercise more important than the intensity of the exercise

Amount of exercise more important than the intensity of the exercise

Screening for cardiovascular risk by measuring blood levels of C-reactive protein should not be advocated

Screening for cardiovascular risk by measuring blood levels of C-reactive protein should not be advocated

Rapid weight gain between the ages of 25 and 40 doubles likelihood of prostate cancer recurrence

Rapid weight gain between the ages of 25 and 40 doubles likelihood of prostate cancer recurrence

United States has a major weight problem and it will get worse

United States has a major weight problem and it will get worse

Doctors should encourage teens to limit their intake of food prepared away from home and to eat family dinners together

Doctors should encourage teens to limit their intake of food prepared away from home and to eat family dinners together

Children enrolled in fitness-oriented gym classes showed greater loss of body fat

Children enrolled in fitness-oriented gym classes showed greater loss of body fat

Development of aggressive forms of prostate cancer may be influenced by environmental effects that occur early in life

Development of aggressive forms of prostate cancer may be influenced by environmental effects that occur early in life

Physical activity may reduce gastrointestinal symptoms in people who are obese

Physical activity may reduce gastrointestinal symptoms in people who are obese

Loss of body mass over time appears to be strongly linked to older adults' risk of developing Alzheimer's disease

Loss of body mass over time appears to be strongly linked to older adults' risk of developing Alzheimer's disease

Statin use associated with a 36 percent reduction in risk of fracture

Statin use associated with a 36 percent reduction in risk of fracture

Smoking may increase the risk of developing diabetes

Smoking may increase the risk of developing diabetes

No significant differences among different ethnic groups for breast cancer related to hormone replacement therapy

No significant differences among different ethnic groups for breast cancer related to hormone replacement therapy

HDL cholesterol helps prevent blocked arteries and heart attack

HDL cholesterol helps prevent blocked arteries and heart attack

Heavy alcohol consumption can significantly increase men's risk of developing atrial fibrillation

Heavy alcohol consumption can significantly increase men's risk of developing atrial fibrillation

Lowering blood sugar levels could reduce the risk of coronary heart disease

Lowering blood sugar levels could reduce the risk of coronary heart disease

Bariatric surgery is a safe option for treating obese patients who have coronary artery disease

Bariatric surgery is a safe option for treating obese patients who have coronary artery disease

Is suburban life making people overweight?

Is suburban life making people overweight?

Parents advised to turn off the TV, encourage outdoor play

Parents advised to turn off the TV, encourage outdoor play

While we only use edited and approved content for Azthena answers, it may on occasions provide incorrect responses. Please confirm any data provided with the related suppliers or authors. We do not provide medical advice, if you search for medical information you must always consult a medical professional before acting on any information provided.

Your questions, but not your email details will be shared with OpenAI and retained for 30 days in accordance with their privacy principles.

Please do not ask questions that use sensitive or confidential information.

Read the full Terms & Conditions.