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2013-09-04 08:01:27

Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and Boston Medical Center (BMC) have found that among obese people who had lost considerable weight, those with high insulin levels–a marker of insulin resistance in the body–were the most likely to experience better blood vessel function following the weight loss.

2013-08-28 09:27:06

Reduced levels of inflammation may explain how some obese people are able to remain metabolically healthy.

Obesity Related Deaths Higher Than Thought
2013-08-16 11:02:58

Obesity could play a role in more American deaths than previously thought, according to a new report in American Journal of Public Health.

2013-07-31 23:02:31

The recent explosion in obesity caused a number of medical problems among Americans and led to an increase in long term care claims.

2013-07-30 23:04:06

MedicareMall.com examines why seniors, despite having an obesity rate unparalleled in history, are living longer than ever. (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 The

Obese Patients Can Still Benefit From Kidney Transplants
2013-07-29 05:12:45

Obese kidney failure patients who receive transplants experience the same overall survival benefit as their more physically fit counterparts, according to new research appearing in the latest edition of the American Journal of Transplantation.

2013-07-26 11:39:05

The Journal of Thoracic Oncology (JTO) is the IASLC's premier Journal. JTO emphasizes a multidisciplinary approach in the articles accepted for publication, and includes original research (clinical trials and translational or basic research), reviews and opinion pieces.

2013-07-16 22:36:58

The length of time a young adult is obese is associated with the development of silent, or subclinical, heart disease in middle age, independent of body mass index (BMI) or waist circumference.

2013-07-12 23:20:02

A newly released study has found that older overweight women may improve their memory just by losing weight, suggesting that weight loss supplements like Liproxenol which was developed by Liproxenol

BMI Linked To Gallstones
2013-07-12 04:31:00

Individuals with elevated body mass index levels appear to be at greater risk of developing gallstones, according to new research appearing in a recent edition of Hepatology, a journal of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases.


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