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Obesity? Just turn it off!

– Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT)

AED and NAMED Respond to the Media Coverage of Restrictive Diets as ‘Biohacking’

The Academy for Eating Disorders (AED) and National Association for Males with Eating Disorders Respond to the Media Coverage of Restrictive Diets as ‘Biohacking’

– Academy for Eating Disorders (AED)

Cholesterol Medication Could Invite Diabetes, Study Suggests

A study of thousands of patients’ health records found that those who were prescribed cholesterol-lowering statins had at least double the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. The detailed analysis of health records and other data from patients in a...

– Ohio State University

Diabetes Metabolism Research and Reviews

Criteria For Bariatric Surgery Should Consider More Than Just Patient's Weight

Experts at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and 45 worldwide scientific and medical societies are pushing to change national guidelines that would allow more patients with the chronic diseases of obesity and diabetes to be eligible for...

– Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Diabetes Care

Americans still eat too much processed meat and too little fish

US adults eat as much processed meat and as little fish as they did 18 years ago, despite public health guidelines to the contrary

– Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Researchers Find New Mutation in the Leptin Gene

The global obesity epidemic is so far-reaching it now has an overarching name: globesity. Texas Biomed Staff Scientist Raul Bastarrachea, M.D., is part of a team that discovered a new mutation in the gene that regulates the key hormone suppressing h...

– Texas Biomedical Research Institute

genes, May-2019

Low-carb diet may reduce diabetes risk independent of weight loss

A low-carb diet may have benefits for people at risk of developing type 2 diabetes even if they don’t lose any weight, a new study suggests.

– Ohio State University

Journal of Clinical Investigation Insight

Strategies to curb poor food choices

What’s the best way to prevent children from overloading on bad food choices? Flinders University researchers have found that promoting substitution is the answer to turn around children’s excessive consumption of nutrient-poor foods and beverage...

– Flinders University

Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Renal Experts to Discuss News in Hypertension, Obesity and More at APS/ASN Conference

Top renal experts will discuss current and cutting-edge research on kidney function at the upcoming American Physiological Society (APS)/American Society of Nephrology (ASN) Conference: Control of Renal Function in Health and Disease in Charlottesvil...

– American Physiological Society (APS)

APS/ASN Conference: Control of Renal Function in Health and Di

UNC receives $3.8 million grant to study “Med-South” weight loss program

The Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention (HPDP) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has received a five-year, $3.8 million grant from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) to fund research that will addres...

– University of North Carolina Health Care System





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