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  • diabetes
  • We were surprised to observe a 50 percent reduction in testosterone in this pediatric study because these obese males were young and were not diabetic," study first author Dr. Paresh Dandona, chief of the division of endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism at the University at Buffalo medical school, said in a university news release. (medicinenet.com)
  • children
  • ( Health.com ) -- Children in Grades 3 through 6 who are obese are more likely to be bullied than their normal-weight peers, a new study has found. (cnn.com)
  • What is surprising, however, is that obese children are bullied more often even if they possess qualities that can discourage bullies, such as having good social skills or doing well in school. (cnn.com)
  • Approximately nine million children over six years of age are considered obese. (wikipedia.org)
  • lean
  • Researchers from the University at Buffalo in New York compared 25 obese and 25 lean males, aged 14 to 20, and found that the obese males had up to 50 percent less total testosterone than the lean males. (medicinenet.com)
  • Risks
  • Viano, D. and Parenteau, C., "Crash Injury Risks for Obese Occupants," SAE Technical Paper 2008-01-0528, 2008, https://doi.org/10.4271/2008-01-0528 . (sae.org)
  • The good news is that that discussion has generally been extremely cautious and moderate, with an emphasis on a very small subset of very obese kids who face severe and immediate health risks because of their weight. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • study
  • After 14 years, more than a third of the obese study participants showed no increased risk for heart disease-no elevated blood pressure, no hypertension, nothing. (menshealth.com)
  • On the other hand, the rest of the obese study participants were at roughly double the risk for heart disease than their slimmer counterparts. (menshealth.com)
  • They also avoided the type of "yo-yo dieting" that leads to huge weight swings: the healthy group of obese men and women reported less total lifetime weight loss and less frequent dieting than those obese individuals with risk factors for heart disease, the study explains. (menshealth.com)
  • The obese group with healthy hearts also reported higher average weights at age 21, which indicates those who are naturally bigger-and didn't start packing on the pounds late in life due to poor diet choices or lack of exercise-may not have reason to fear their fat, the study says. (menshealth.com)
  • Diet
  • It's also quite possible to be obese yet be malnourished, courtesy of a processed food diet high in sugar but lacking in essential nutrients. (mercola.com)
  • News
  • The bad news for concerned families is that a handful of influential doctors have come forward in recent years to discuss the possibility of temporarily removing extremely obese kids from their homes. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • weight loss
  • Obese: A Year to Save My Life was a British documentary, reality, Weight loss show that was broadcast on Sky1 from 2 January to 27 February 2012, produced, directed and filmed by Luke Campbell and Adam Kaleta. (wikipedia.org)
  • Researchers
  • A group of Canadian researchers kept tabs on more than 6,000 middle-aged, obese individuals, and compared their heart disease risk factors to a normal-weight group. (menshealth.com)
  • child
  • Manuale SIGENP di gastroenterologia ed epatologia pediatrica Frontiers in celiac disease The obese child Celiac disease in the developing world s.r.l., e-ntra - CMS per Siti Accessibili - http://www.e-ntra.it/ - IWH. (wikipedia.org)
  • risk
  • The fatality risk for belted obese drivers was 0.29%, which was 6.7 times lower than the 1.94% for those unbelted. (sae.org)
  • year
  • Suman Khatun, a five year-old obese Indian girl who suffers from a suspected hormonal imbalance, is so insatiably hungry she is eating herself to death, doctors fear. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • found
  • In 2013 the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) found that 57.6% of American citizens were obese. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • home / men's health center / men's health a-z list / obese boys, impotent men? (medicinenet.com)
  • There's a lot of attention paid to the health effects of being obese, but what the general public doesn't understand is how much it makes proper diagnosis difficult," said Levon N. Nazarian, professor of radiology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia. (medgadget.com)
  • injury
  • Occupant exposure and injury was divided in seven BMI categories with obese defined as those with BMI ≥ 30 kg/m 2 . (sae.org)