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Gastroenterologists face consequences of obesity epidemic

Obesity seemed to be the topic on everyone's lips at the annual scientific meeting of the American College of Gastroenterology in October. ... While bariatric surgery lowers patients' risk for some obesity-related conditions, it definitely increases
January 2008

ACP Internist

The latest news, ideas and trends in internal medicine.
July 2019

QD: News Every Day--Mississippi has highest prevalence of obesity

rate of obesity at 34.9%, while Colorado had the lowest rate at 20.7%. ... The analysis used the state obesity rates released made available by the U.S.
July 2019

Talking about obesity without getting sued

Talking about obesity without getting sued. The Washington Times reports, "The leader of the anti-obesity lawsuit movement is threatening physicians-in-training with lawsuits if they don’t warn obese ... A lawyer warns of obesity suits. He is telling
July 2019

QD: News Every Day--Obesity rates unchanged in recent years

QD: News Every Day--Obesity rates unchanged in recent years. The prevalence of obesity among adults did not change between 2009-2010 and 2011-2012, the CDC reported. ... Among women, the obesity rate was 36.1% in 2011-2012 and 35.8% in 2009-2010.
July 2019

QD: News Every Day--Obesity plateaus in U.S. over past decade

CDC researchers examined trends for childhood and adult obesity among 9,120 people in the 2011-2012 nationally representative National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. ... Obesity in women age 60 years and older increased from 31.5% to more than
July 2019

The true paradox of obesity

Conflicting findings for this category are largely responsible for diverting debates about a potential obesity paradox. ... The dire portents of pandemic obesity are routinely subordinated to the dizzying potential to profit from its propagation.
July 2019

QD: News Every Day--Giving it up for obesity

QD: News Every Day--Giving it up for obesity. Obesity rates ticked up 1% in the past two years, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. ... Only Colorado and Washington, D.C., (light yellow) have an obesity rate less than 20%.
July 2019

QD: News Every Day--obesity, H1N1 and faking illness vs. "presenteeism"

QD: News Every Day--obesity, H1N1 and faking illness vs. "presenteeism". ACP Internist's daily digest of internal medicine in the news continues with obesity programs, H1N1 updates and employees who ... those who won't when they really are. Obesity.
July 2019

Companies love misery?

of childhood obesity, and simulation models incorporating prevailing patterns of weight change over time. ... But the most obvious of imperatives is to stop propagating obesity for profit.
July 2019

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