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2009-08-04 14:00:00

A recent study by doctors at the University of Washington explained that patients who are significantly underweight or very severely obese prior to liver transplantation are at increased risk of death following transplantation surgery.

2009-06-23 13:00:00

A little extra weight may protect people from early death PORTLAND, Ore., June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Underweight people and those who are extremely obese die earlier than people of normal weight - but those who are overweight actually live longer than people of normal weight.

2009-06-23 12:45:00

Underweight people and those who are extremely obese die earlier than people of normal weight—but those who are overweight actually live longer than people of normal weight.

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2009-05-29 06:40:00

New guidelines are now setting how much weight a women should gain during a pregnancy.

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2009-04-06 07:19:50

Forthcoming article in British Journal of Nutrition claims certain ethnic groups may not be getting accurate estimates of disease risk.

2009-02-25 17:42:32

Obese adolescents have the same risk of premature death in adulthood as people who smoke more than 10 cigarettes a day, Swedish researchers said. Study leader Dr.

2008-10-02 15:00:00

By BROUN, Britton WOMEN who diet regularly to stay trim have been found to put on excessive weight during pregnancy -- which can endanger the life of their child.

2008-08-13 12:00:42

AMR CORP. (AMR) JPMorgan upgrades several airlines including AMR Analyst Jamie Baker says he doesnt believe equities [or credit for that matter] have sufficiently responded to sharply lower fuel prices and resulting likelihood of profit resumption in 2009.

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2008-05-01 00:45:00

A new comparison of multi-national data, released this month, reveals that highly educated women have a healthier average weight than less educated women.

2007-11-28 14:47:34

One in two overweight college students envisi


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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