CORONADO, CALIF. – The findings could pave the way for studies of asthma pharmacotherapy as a way to treat OSA in...
About three-quarters of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus achieve remission after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery.
It is more prudent to refer bariatric surgery candidates to someone who understands good nutrition and lifestyle changes.
Only about 20% of Americans are sufficiently active, according to “The Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans” issued by a Department of...
From the Journals
Half of obesity-related cancers have increased in incidence among younger adults over the past two decades.
My skepticism, however, has changed to cautious optimism for carefully selected patients.
Most young children who have become accustomed to being amused by sedentary “activities” such as TV and video games retain their innate creativity...
Bariatric surgery is underutilized despite an obesity epidemic. Here, 3 patients pursue a surgical option when they can't reach their target...
BERLIN – Oral semaglutide was superior to placebo in reducing glycated hemoglobin at all doses tested, with weight loss benefits at the highest...
Behavioral interventions for obese kids and teens can improve weight for up to a year, and a new analysis reverses previous advice on scoliosis...
Preliminary findings support potential of modified diet to improve hepatic steatosis in teens.