Dietary self-monitoring is the best predictor of weight-loss success. But the practice is viewed as so onerous, many would-be weight-losers won’t adopt it. New research published in Obesity shows for the first time how little time it actually takes...
– University of Vermont
Obesity Embargo expired on 25-Feb-2019 at 03:00 ET
CEO Update has selected Endocrine Society CEO Barbara Byrd Keenan, FASAE, CAE, as its Professional Society CEO of the Year.
– Endocrine Society
In this issue, find research on NYC's transfat ban, the Affordable Care Act and reproductive age women, behavioral health emergencies, Caribbean health and more.
– American Public Health Association (APHA)
American Journal of Public Health Embargo expired on 21-Feb-2019 at 16:00 ET
Discount stores offer a good option to both low-income and budget shoppers, UNLV research finds.
– University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV)
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
CHICAGO – Ten members of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the world’s largest organization of food and nutrition professionals, are among 20 nationally recognized nutrition and health science authorities named on February 21 by the U.S. De...
– Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Findings suggest there is no improvement in pregnancy outcomes for obese women who receive early gestational diabetes screening.
– University of Alabama at Birmingham
American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology
A longitudinal study led by Dr. Kristine Steffen, NDSU School of Pharmacy, shows patients undergoing bariatric surgery for obesity found the positive results of such surgery on sexual function may be longer lasting than previously known. The study in...
– North Dakota State University
– Rutgers University-New Brunswick
The research, by the Genetic Investigation of ANthropometric Traits (GIANT) consortium, identifies genetic variants associated with obesity that are central to developing targeted interventions that can reduce the risks of chronic illnesses to which ...
– University of Oxford