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The Obesity Epidemic

Obesity and weight gain in pregnancy
Obesity and weight gain in pregnancyThe fact is that pregnancy is an ideal time for obese patients to make lifestyle changes.
Using smaller plates could trim childhood obesity
Using smaller plates could trim childhood obesityEncouraging young children to serve themselves at meals is thought to develop social and motor skills, but a new study has found that when children served themselves using large-sized dinnerware they placed more food on their plates and ate more of it.
Breastfeeding does not protect against childhood obesity
Breastfeeding does not protect against childhood obesity
The obesity epidemic
The obesity epidemicThere's no end in sight for obesity epidemic. Here's how you can help your patients and stem the tide of growing healthcare costs.
Aphthous ulcer drug reverses obesity in mice
Aphthous ulcer drug reverses obesity in miceA drug used to treat aphthous ulcers reversed obesity and diabetes in lab mice, according to results of a study.
Obesity associated with risk of pediatric MS
Obesity associated with risk of pediatric MSNew research has linked obesity in adolescent girls with an increased risk of pediatric multiple sclerosis (MS) or clinically isolated syndrome.
Kidney stone prevalence doubles in wake of obesity epidemic
Kidney stone prevalence doubles in wake of obesity epidemicThe number of Americans suffering from kidney stones between 2007 and 2010 nearly doubled from 1994, according to a study by researchers at UCLA and the RAND Corp.