Researchers sought to evaluate the long-term effects of bariatric surgery on joint pain, physical function, and health-related quality of life.
The high prevalence of overweight and obesity in youth with T1D was consistent across a multinational cohort and persistent over time.
Depression and obesity are commonly seen together, with obesity increasing the risk for depression and depression making weight loss harder.
Researchers sought to determine the effectiveness of nurse-led education with follow-up services in bariatric surgery patients’ weight loss and overall quality of life.
Timing of exercise and the consumption of mixed-macronutrient breakfast or carbohydrates may have acute and chronic effects on metabolic processes for men who are overweight or obese.
For adults with overweight and obesity, a heart-healthy diet that includes 1 avocado per day can decrease circulating oxidized low-density lipoprotein concentrations.
Odds of diabetic kidney disease higher in obese teens receiving medical therapy vs bariatric surgery for T2DM.
Researchers used patient databases to investigate the association between obesity treatment interventions with a dietary component and the change in symptoms of depression and anxiety in pediatric patients who were overweight or obese.
A recent study used a simulation model to project the possible effects of including warning labels on sugar-sweetened beverages on the body weight and dietary behaviors of US adults.
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) announced a set of practice- and system-level recommendations in a position statement presented at the 2019 AAP National Conference & Exhibition.
Treatment for adolescent obesity should be guided by patient age, pubertal status, severity of obesity, psychosocial factors, and comorbidities.
A larger percentage of weight loss regained after an intensive lifestyle intervention was positively associated with certain cardiometabolic risk factors in type 2 diabetes.
Obesity rate has held steady in recent years.
Study informs guidance for ranges of safe, unsafe weight gain in twin pregnancies.
The human gut microbiota has been identified as a metabolic organ having a significant effect on host metabolism.
Receiving 12 weeks of probiotic supplement can improve body mass index as well as components of the inflammatory and glycolipid metabolism in obese children.
Findings seen for increased consumption of total nuts as well as walnuts, other tree nuts, peanuts.
Consumption of locally produced food without additives is associated with reduced blood pressure and visceral fat, as well as with improved mood.
Plus, statistically significant increases seen in adult obesity rates in 33 states between 2013 and 2018.
Central, but not overall, obesity linked to obstructive coronary artery disease underlying stable chest pain.