CHICAGO – Degradation in these key areas was associated with higher insulin and leptin levels.
Nonsurgical interventions via lifestyle modifications and pharmacotherapy have not demonstrated success.
During 2010-2016, the prevalence of obesity among this group significantly declined in 73% of U.S. states and territories.
LAS VEGAS – Contrary to IOM recommendations, women with obesity have the best gestational weight gain when they eat no extra calories.
BOSTON – With no approved pharmacologic treatments for NAFLD and NASH, weight reduction remains one of the mainstays of treatment.
Sleeve gastrectomy was significantly safer during the perioperative and immediate postoperative periods, compared with gastric bypass.
LAS VEGAS – Data from 45,000 patients showed that those who had a BMI below 35 kg/m2 benefited as much as those with higher BMIs.
Reducing exposure to these events could decrease cases of heart disease, respiratory disease, and depression by millions, a CDC report says.
From the Journals
Patients undergoing endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty show significantly greater weight loss than do those in a weight loss therapy program.
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PHILADELPHIA – Lifestyle interventions aimed at healthy eating and physical activity in women with obesity could...