Symptoms return in half of patients undergoing long-term follow-up after gastric bypass.
Children of obese women with gestational diabetes have increased risk for childhood obesity.
For both type 1 and type 2 von Willebrand disease, higher BMI was associated with increased VWF:Ag and FVIII:C levels.
Incorporating antiobesity medications in conjunction with optimizing nutrition and participating in physical activity may prevent further weight gain, promote greater weight loss, and enhance quality of life.
A survey was conducted to assess whether BMI influences the ability of an individual to estimate the caloric value of food.
Low-, zero-calorie sweetened beverage consumers take in 200 extra calories daily vs water drinkers.
Patients were predicted to achieve their minimum weight at 24 months after ESG.
The device, which is approved for 12 months of treatment, is approximately 5.6cm in diameter and is delivered and retrieved endoscopically.
Results seen in post hoc analysis performed in Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study.
For children with obesity, physical and mental health issues are highly prevalent, regardless of BMI class.
Bariatric embolization results in weight loss for up to 12 months, increase in quality of life.
Trend of increasing obesity among 2- to 4-year-olds was reversed after 2009 changes.
Integrated intervention associated with decline in body mass index, depressive symptoms.
The immune response to vaccinations is lower in children who are obese compared with nonobese children.
Findings show weight loss from intervention regardless of an individual’s diabetes status.
But program has unintended consequence of increasing incidence, prevalence of obesity.
For children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), obesity is associated with an increased risk for adverse events during premaintenance chemotherapy.
In overweight and obese women, administering probiotics during the second trimester of pregnancy did not reduce the risk of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), according to a study published in Diabetes Care. Researchers conducted the Study of Probiotics In Gestation (SPRING), a prospective,double-blind, randomized controlled trial of probiotics vs placebo, to analyze whether probiotics prevented GDM…
Women who were born at a low birth weight and currently are overweight or obese were found to be at increased risk for complications of pregnancy, including preeclampsia, gestational hypertension, and gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), according to a study published in Obesity. Researchers recruited women from the Screening for Pregnancy Endpoints (SCOPE) study between November 2004 and February…
However, lean mass and absolute grip strength decline after surgery.