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Sports medicine may help the national fight against pediatric obesity

Sports medicine may help the national fight against pediatric obesity

Trends in the American diet can be described as more calories, more refined grains, more added sugars, and more added fats

Trends in the American diet can be described as more calories, more refined grains, more added sugars, and more added fats

Exercise helps overweight men with erectile dysfunction

Exercise helps overweight men with erectile dysfunction

Stimulation or drugs that target the pro-opiomelanocortin system will be effective in treating diabetes or obesity

Stimulation or drugs that target the pro-opiomelanocortin system will be effective in treating diabetes or obesity

No beneficial medical effects from liposuction

No beneficial medical effects from liposuction

Novel findings on treatments for childhood obesity and early polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in young girls

Novel findings on treatments for childhood obesity and early polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in young girls

Beef tacos with a side order of Escherichia coli

Beef tacos with a side order of Escherichia coli

65 percent of America’s adults are overweight and 31 percent of adults are obese and at risk for chronic diseases

65 percent of America’s adults are overweight and 31 percent of adults are obese and at risk for chronic diseases

Survey finds over 60% of clinically obese women began dieting before 14

Survey finds over 60% of clinically obese women began dieting before 14

Higher-than-normal amounts of a selenium-containing enzyme could promote type 2 diabetes

Higher-than-normal amounts of a selenium-containing enzyme could promote type 2 diabetes

Carbohydrates are the latest nutrient to be blamed for the rising incidence of obesity in the US

Carbohydrates are the latest nutrient to be blamed for the rising incidence of obesity in the US

Exenatide shows significant improvements in glucose control for people With type 2 diabetes

Exenatide shows significant improvements in glucose control for people With type 2 diabetes

Health Canada serious warning against use of Thermonex capsules

Health Canada serious warning against use of Thermonex capsules

Yo-yo dieting may have a lasting negative impact on immune function

Yo-yo dieting may have a lasting negative impact on immune function

Obesity affects women's employment success

Obesity affects women's employment success

Weight loss medication Xenical® more effective than lifestyle changes alone in managing weight

Weight loss medication Xenical® more effective than lifestyle changes alone in managing weight

Among older people, diabetes substantially increases premature deaths

Among older people, diabetes substantially increases premature deaths

FDA issues gastrointestinal illness alert regarding raw basil in Texas and Illinois

FDA issues gastrointestinal illness alert regarding raw basil in Texas and Illinois

Dietary supplement reduces body fat mass in overweight adults by as much as nine percent

Dietary supplement reduces body fat mass in overweight adults by as much as nine percent

Dental appliance may help weight loss

Dental appliance may help weight loss