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Rollercoaster weight changes can repeat with second pregnancy, especially among normal-weight women

University of Michigan

Everyone knows that gaining excess weight during one pregnancy is bad, but clinicians rarely consider weight gains and losses from one pregnancy to the next––especially in normal-weight women.

Channels: All Journal News, Obesity, OBGYN, Weight Loss, Women's Health,

Released:
14-Nov-2019 10:10 AM EST
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Study Suggests Weight-Loss Surgery May Release Toxic Compounds From Fat Into the Bloodstream

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Toxic man-made chemicals—such as polychlorinated biphenyls and organochlorine pesticides—that are absorbed into the body and stored in fat may be released into the bloodstream during the rapid fat loss that follows bariatric surgery, according to a study from researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. The finding points to the need for further research to understand the health effects of this potential toxicant exposure.

Channels: All Journal News, Obesity, Public Health, Surgery, Weight Loss,

Released:
13-Nov-2019 11:05 AM EST
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Newswise: Study Finds No Such Thing as a Low-Risk Surgery For Frail Patients
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    13-Nov-2019 11:00 AM EST

Study Finds No Such Thing as a Low-Risk Surgery For Frail Patients

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Even a minor surgery such as a laparoscopic gallbladder removal can prove to be a high-risk and even fatal procedure for frail patients, according to new research published in JAMA Surgery.

Channels: All Journal News, Family and Parenting, Healthcare, Surgery, Weight Loss, JAMA,

Released:
13-Nov-2019 10:50 AM EST
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    8-Nov-2019 8:00 AM EST

NAFLD Patients Less Likely to Lose Weight, Need More Effective Weight Loss Strategies

American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD)

Data from a new study presented this week at The Liver Meeting® – held by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases – found that obese individuals with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) were less likely to achieve a medically recommended five percent loss of body weight at three months

Channels: Liver Disease, Obesity, Weight Loss, Medical Meetings,

Released:
4-Nov-2019 8:00 AM EST
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Diabetes food myths: Is sea salt healthier than table salt?

LifeBridge Health

Is sea salt healthier than table salt? Does late-night snacking really cause you to weight gain?

Channels: Diabetes, Food and Water Safety, Health Food, Nutrition, Obesity, Weight Loss,

Released:
7-Nov-2019 1:05 PM EST
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7-Nov-2019 1:05 PM EST
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