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Released: 15-Apr-2024 10:05 AM EDT
University Hospital and Rutgers New Jersey Medical School Launch Comprehensive Weight Management Center
Rutgers University-New Brunswick

University Hospital and Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (NJMS) have established a Weight Management Center designed to address obesity and its complications by providing comprehensive support to patients struggling with weight management through a multidisciplinary approach.

5-Apr-2024 10:30 AM EDT
People with hypothyroidism and type D personality may be more likely to experience poor treatment outcomes
Endocrine Society

New research published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism finds a high prevalence of type D personality among people with hypothyroidism.

Newswise: Roswell Park Research Debunks Perceived Benefits of Overweight/Obesity in Lung Cancer Patients
Released: 8-Apr-2024 1:20 PM EDT
Roswell Park Research Debunks Perceived Benefits of Overweight/Obesity in Lung Cancer Patients
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

Obesity is associated with a higher risk of developing at least 13 types of cancer — and worse outcomes after diagnosis. But lung cancer seems to be an exception: Studies have shown that patients with a high body mass index (BMI) experience a lower risk of disease recurrence and longer survival after surgical treatment — an irregularity called “the obesity paradox.”

Newswise: The Neil B. Rosenshein, M.D., Institute for Gynecologic Care Presents 9th Annual Women's Health Symposium for Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants
Released: 5-Apr-2024 2:05 PM EDT
The Neil B. Rosenshein, M.D., Institute for Gynecologic Care Presents 9th Annual Women's Health Symposium for Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants
Mercy Medical Center

The Neil B. Rosenshein, M.D., Institute for Gynecologic Care at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, MD, presents the 9th Annual Women's Health Symposium, a premier medical education opportunity for nurse practitioners and physician assistants.

Newswise: Study Reveals How Obesity Could Accelerate Aging in the Brain
1-Apr-2024 9:00 AM EDT
Study Reveals How Obesity Could Accelerate Aging in the Brain
American Physiological Society (APS)

A new study conducted in mice traces how obesity and a high-fat diet may accelerate aging in the blood vessels that supply blood to the brain. The work is being presented this week at the American Physiology Summit, the flagship annual meeting of the American Physiological Society.

2-Apr-2024 1:05 PM EDT
Nerve stimulation for sleep apnea is less effective for people with higher BMIs
Washington University in St. Louis

A sleep apnea treatment known as hypoglossal nerve stimulation is less effective in people with higher body mass indexes (BMIs), according to a new study by researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.

2-Apr-2024 4:00 PM EDT
Mayo Clinic study finds active workstations may improve cognitive performance
Mayo Clinic

A recent Mayo Clinic study suggests that active workstations incorporating a walking pad, bike, stepper and/or standing desk are successful strategies for reducing sedentary time and improving mental cognition at work without reducing job performance.

Released: 2-Apr-2024 7:05 AM EDT
Want to cut U.S. heart risks? Get more people into primary care, study suggests
Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan

When someone has a heart attack or a stroke, specialized care can give them the best chance of surviving.

Released: 1-Apr-2024 9:00 AM EDT
Canton wins Wayne Bardin International Travel Award
Endocrine Society

The Endocrine Society selected Ana Canton, M.D., Ph.D., as the recipient of its 2024 C. Wayne Bardin, MD, International Travel Award for her outstanding ENDO abstract and her research contributions to the care of patients with pediatric endocrine disorders.

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Released: 29-Mar-2024 5:05 PM EDT
March Monthly Research Highlights Newsletter
Cedars-Sinai

A roundup of the latest medical discoveries and faculty news at Cedars-Sinai for March 2024.

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Released: 27-Mar-2024 2:05 PM EDT
Popular Obesity Drugs May Lead to Medical Procedure Complications
Cedars-Sinai

New research from Cedars-Sinai suggests people who are scheduled for certain medical procedures should stop taking popular weight loss drugs in the days or weeks prior to avoid complications.

Newswise: Higher Genetic Risk of Obesity Means Working Out Harder for Same Results
26-Mar-2024 9:05 AM EDT
Higher Genetic Risk of Obesity Means Working Out Harder for Same Results
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Persons with a higher genetic risk of obesity need to work out harder than those of moderate or low genetic risk to avoid becoming obese, according to a Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) paper published in JAMA Network Open.

Newswise: Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Launches Pediatric Bariatric Surgery Program
Released: 25-Mar-2024 6:00 AM EDT
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Launches Pediatric Bariatric Surgery Program
Children's Hospital Los Angeles

The program increases much-needed access to surgical treatment for youth with obesity

Newswise: Rutgers Health at 10: Addressing Health Inequities Today – and Tomorrow
Released: 20-Mar-2024 3:05 PM EDT
Rutgers Health at 10: Addressing Health Inequities Today – and Tomorrow
Rutgers University-New Brunswick

As Rutgers' biomedical education, research and clinical care arm enters its second decade, new strategies are delivering healthier futures for New Jersey and beyond


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