Maternal obesity with excessive weight gain linked to increased risk for ADHD in offspring vs normal weight without excessive weight gain.
Using definition based on both fasting plasma glucose and HbA1c, analysis shows proportion of undiagnosed diabetes cases down in US adults.
The researchers found that after full adjustments, including obesity, there were significant associations seen for late bedtime, snoring, and daytime napping for over 30 minutes with increased risks of MAFLD.
Panel recommends counseling all women aged 40 to 60 years on healthy eating and physical activity to maintain weight or prevent weight gain.
The researchers found that among youth ages 2 to 19 years, the prevalence of obesity increased from 17.7% in 2011 to 2012 to 21.5% in 2017 to 2020.
Study authors highlight strategies for educating patients on plant-based diets in primary care.
A round up of studies suggests it is difficult to increase serum total 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels enough to effectively lower elevated parathyroid hormone (PTH) levels in overweight patients with chronic kidney disease.
Effective weight-management resources were delivered to more than 75% of college students with a high BMI within 90 days.
May and June 2022 FDA approvals include treatments from alopecia areata, H. pylori, Crohn disease, plaque psoriasis, and Wilson disease.
The approval was based on data from a phase 4 study which included patients 12 to 17 years of age with a BMI at the 95th percentile or greater standardized for age and sex.
Author reviews the pathophysiology of obesity including the role of incretin hormones and the mechanism of action, efficacy, and safety of GLP-1 receptor agonists as antiobesity medications.
A team of researchers examined the effects on the microbiome from daily long-term consumption of high-protein, drained yogurt in women with overweight and obesity.
Adolescent obesity is correlated with both adult-onset type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes.
While food insecurity is a leading public health issue, research shows that nutrition security may be a better target for disease prevention strategies.
The aim of the study was to identify individuals with food insecurity and establish processes to refer patients and families to federal and community resources.
Delay in removal of gastric band leads to infection, subarachnoid hemorrhage, and death.
Intermittent fasting produces similar weight loss as traditional diets and is generally safe, producing few gastrointestinal, neurologic, hormonal, or metabolic effects.
A cross-sectional study was conducted to examine the relationship between body composition, physical fitness, and cardiovascular risk factors in childhood.
Role of cumulative lifetime excess weight greater than role of excess BMI measured at a single time point.
Investigators compared rates of diabetes, hypertension, and hyperlipidemia medication discontinuation in patients who underwent gastric bypass vs sleeve gastrectomy.