Children's book inspires lifestyle changes for families at risk for obesity
– Johns Hopkins School of Nursing
Glucoracle is a new app for people with type 2 diabetes that uses a personalized algorithm to predict the impact of particular foods on blood sugar levels.
– Columbia University Medical Center
PLoS Computational Biology Embargo expired on 27-Apr-2017 at 14:00 ET
School bullies and their victims are more likely to want cosmetic surgery, according to new research by the University of Warwick.
Professor Dieter Wolke - and colleagues in the Department of Psychology and Warwick Medical School - have discovered t...
– University of Warwick
New Study that compares bariatric surgery outcomes according to preoperative mental illness
– Obesity Society
Obesity Journal- May Issue 2017 Embargo expired on 25-Apr-2017 at 00:05 ET
A child’s risk of obesity as they grow up can be influenced by modifications to their DNA prior to birth, a new University of Southampton study has shown.
– University of Southampton Embargo expired on 25-Apr-2017 at 19:00 ET
High-fat foods are often the primary target when fighting obesity, but sugar-laden “diet” foods could be contributing to unwanted weight gain as well.
– University of Georgia
An international study based at UT Southwestern Medical Center revealed a striking genetic-environmental interaction: Obesity significantly amplifies the effects of three gene variants that increase risk of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) by...
– UT Southwestern Medical Center
Nature Genetics, April 2017
A multidisciplinary research team at UAB looks to address obesity as it is genetically passed from mother to child.
– University of Alabama at Birmingham
American Heart Association