Patients who underwent Roux-en-Y gastric bypass experienced greater weight loss and slightly higher diabetes remission rates than patients who underwent sleeve gastrectomy.
Among patients with obesity and migraine, weight loss is associated with reduction of migraine frequency, pain severity, and attack duration and disability.
Higher doses anti-tumor necrosis factor-α (anti-TNF-α) therapy may be neceessary for obese patients with ulcerative colitis (UC), according to the findings of a recently published meta-analysis.
A continuous behavioral lifestyle intervention supported by a smartphone app can assist in improving dietary intake and physical activity among pregnant women with overweight and obesity.
Eating a poor-quality low-fat or low-carb diet may not positively affect mortality rates and may even cause harm.
Metabolic syndrome is associated with poorer sleep in girls with polycystic ovary syndrome and obesity.
Self-esteem improved after 5 years in surgical group, but no improvement seen in overall mood.
Researchers performed a systematic review and meta-analysis to summarize and update the evidence regarding the effects of lifestyle intervention, including diet, on cardiometabolic risk among overweight and obese women with PCOS.
Agency releases new estimates of physical inactivity across states and US territories.
Lorcaserin may potentially increase the risk of cancer, according to results from a clinical trial assessing the safety of the weight loss agent.
The Mediterranean Diet was ranked as the best diet overall for 2020, according to new rankings released by US News and World Report.
Meta-analysis: Odds of overweight or obesity lower for children drinking whole-fat vs reduced-fat milk.
For patients who are overweight or obese, clinical visits are often characterized by negative interactions and dismissive advice.
No evidence found for young adulthood obesity of offspring born via nonelective, elective C-section.
Resistance exercise alone or in combination with aerobic exercise was found to be better than aerobic exercise alone in reducing weight loss-induced decreases in hip BMD.
Parallel trends seen for increasing current measured body mass index and weight among adults.
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.