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2015-03-07 16:24:19

SAN DIEGO, March 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, new data from the phase 3a SCALE(TM) Obesity and Pre-diabetes trial were presented at The Endocrine Society's 97(th) Annual Meeting (ENDO), showing that

2015-03-02 23:00:16

A recent study published in the American Journal of Hypertension has found that body mass index (BMI) in healthy adolescents has a statistically significant association with both systolic blood

2015-02-26 16:28:28

CEO David Lissy introduced First Lady Michelle Obama for keynote address WATERTOWN, Mass. and WASHINGTON, Feb.

2015-02-24 12:27:55

Researchers from Magee-Womens Hospital recommend women with obesity not gain any weight until mid-pregnancy or later SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb.

2015-02-20 12:24:58

The Obesity Society says a recent Lancet series reinforces need for evidence-based policies to improve the food environment as part of a broader approach to obesity treatment and prevention SILVER

2015-02-17 23:03:00

Abt Associates, along with a multidisciplinary team of research partners, is joining the fight to help reduce childhood obesity in Los Angeles. Bethesda, MD

2015-02-17 23:00:17

KORT's POWR Program success is in the numbers.

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2015-02-13 13:42:10

Puerto Rican lawmakers are considering a controversial new bill that would fine parents of obese children $800 for failing to keep their youngsters fit and healthy.


Word of the Day
gawf
  • In costermongers' slang, a cheap red-skinned apple, which is rubbed hard with a cloth to give it the appearance and feeling of an apple of superior quality.
The origin of the word 'gawf' is obscure, but may come from the phrase 'go for more'.