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*  Management of obesity
... may cause weight gain, but decrease central obesity. Diabetics also achieve modest weight loss with fluoxetine, orlistat and ... Weight loss with these drugs is modest. Over the longer term, average weight loss on orlistat is 2.9 kg (6.4 lb), sibutramine ... One type of balloon led to a weight loss of 5.7 BMI units over 6 months or 14.7 kg (32 lb). Regaining lost weight is common ... Complications from weight loss surgery are frequent. Surgery for severe obesity is associated with long-term weight loss and ...
*  Weight loss
Some medications can cause weight loss, while others can cause weight gain. Social conditions such as poverty, social isolation ... Weight loss at Curlie (based on DMOZ) Health benefits of losing weight By IQWiG at PubMed Health Weight-control Information ... Around 25% experience moderate to severe weight loss, and most others have some weight loss. Greater weight loss is associated ... Sumithran, Priya; Proietto, Joseph (2013). "The defence of body weight: A physiological basis for weight regain after weight ...
*  Diet-induced obesity model
The outcome measure of obesity is usually either the gain of body weight or body fat. The body weight gain is quantified using ... weight gain, while females gained no weight at all. Even within a single strain, large amounts of variation in the phenotype ... The body fat gain is quantified either indirectly through the weight gain, or directly using dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry. ... The weight gaining effects on mice when feeding those with high beef fat diet is 1.38 times more remarkable than feeding them ...
*  Overweight
... other stimulant withdrawal Stress People who have insulin dependant diabetes and chronically overdose insulin may gain weight, ... with special equipment to measure the person's weight while submerged. This weight is then compared with "dry weight" as ... BVI measures where a person's weight and the fat are located on the body, rather than total weight or total fat content and ... Simple weighing A person's weight is measured and compared to an estimated ideal weight. This is the easiest and most common ...
*  Weight gain
In any case, weight gain and weight loss are still charged topics. The ever-present social stigma concerning weight gain, can ... and excessive weight based on the ratio. Weight gain has a latency period. The effect that eating has on weight gain can vary ... leading to weight gain. Weight gain is a common side-effect of certain psychiatric medications. Pathological causes of weight ... Weight gain can be a symptom of a serious medical condition. If enough weight is gained due to increased body fat deposits, one ...
*  Obstructive sleep apnea
... weight gain and obesity. The most serious consequence of untreated OSA is to the heart. Persons with sleep apnea have a 30% ... unexplained weight gain; increased urination and/or nocturia; frequent heartburn or gastroesophageal reflux disease; and heavy ... This problem can also be caused by excessive weight in children. In this case, the symptoms are more like the symptoms adults ... A 5% reduction in weight among those with moderate to severe OSA may decrease symptoms similarly to CPAP. Oral appliances or ...
*  Kim Janda
Janda and colleagues then showed that an active vaccine against the orexigenic hormone ghrelin can slow the rate of weight gain ... "Vaccination against weight gain". Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 103 (35): 13226-13231. Bibcode:2006PNAS.. ...
*  Orexigenic
Usually appetite enhancement is considered an undesirable side effect of certain drugs as it leads to unwanted weight gain, but ... Ness-Abramof R, Apovian CM (Aug 2005). "Drug-induced weight gain". Drugs Today (Barcelona). 41 (8): 547-55. doi:10.1358/dot. ... Maayan L, Correll CU (July 2010). "Management of antipsychotic-related weight gain". Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics. 10 (7 ... Morley JE (2007). "Weight loss in older persons: new therapeutic approaches". Current Pharmaceutical Design. 13 (35): 3637-47. ...
*  Pregnancy
The amount of healthy weight gain during a pregnancy varies. Weight gain is related to the weight of the baby, the placenta, ... Final weight gain takes place, which is the most weight gain throughout the pregnancy. The woman's abdomen will transform in ... Most needed weight gain occurs later in pregnancy. The Institute of Medicine recommends an overall pregnancy weight gain for ... Excessive weight gain can make losing weight after the pregnancy difficult. Around 50% of women of childbearing age in ...
*  Protriptyline
Other: Jaundice (simulating obstructive); altered liver function; parotid swelling; alopecia; flushing; weight gain or loss; ... N-methylpropan-1-amine and its free base form has a chemical formula of C19H21N1 with a molecular weight of 263.377 g/mol. The ...
*  Ghrelin
... plasma concentration increases with age and this may contribute to the tendency for weight gain as people age. ... Vizcarra JA, Kirby JD, Kim SK, Galyean ML (August 2007). "Active immunization against ghrelin decreases weight gain and alters ... Karasu SR, Karasu TB (2010). The gravity of weight: a clinical guide to weight loss and maintenance (1st ed.). Washington, DC: ... "Vaccination against weight gain". Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 103 (35): ...
*  List of adverse effects of olanzapine
Weight gain (dose-dependent). Weight gain of over 7% of a person's initial body weight prior to treatment is in this category ... Mild and transient constipation and xerostomia (dry mouth) Dizziness Weight gain of over 15% of one's initial body weight. Is ...
*  R. V. Jayakumar
"Infertility, weight gain blues? Get a thyroid test". Times of India. 7 January 2009. Retrieved 31 December 2010. Dr. RV ...
*  International Menopause Society
"Understanding Weight Gain at Menopause". Climacteric. Retrieved 2012-10-27. "Anna Fenton endocrinologist specialty in women's ...
*  Sweetened beverage
Based on the impact of free sugars intake and its effects on weight gain and dental issues the WHO has taken action on such ... "Eating dependence and weight gain; no human evidence for a 'sugar-addiction' model of overweight". Appetite. 114: 64-72. doi: ... "Eating dependence and weight gain; no human evidence for a 'sugar-addiction' model of overweight". Appetite. 114: 64-72. doi: ... This risk seemed to further be linked to an increase in BMI (Body Mass Index) that is associated with obesity and weight gain ...
*  Trihexyphenidyl
Striated musculature and weight gain. Trihexyphenidyl is a pregnancy category C drug. It is advised to only use with caution if ...
*  List of adverse effects of paroxetine
Asthenia Weight gain or loss. Usually gain, paroxetine tends to produce more weight gain than other SSRIs. Confusion Emotional ...
*  Anti-diabetic medication
However, weight gain and/or hypoglycemia have been observed when DPP-4 inhibitors were used with sulfonylureas; effect on long- ... All may cause weight gain. Sulfonylureas bind strongly to plasma proteins. Sulfonylureas are useful only in Type II diabetes, ... Among common diabetic drugs, metformin is the only widely used oral drug that does not cause weight gain. Typical reduction in ... GLP-1 analogs resulted in weight loss and had more gastrointestinal side-effects, while in general DPP-4 inhibitors were weight ...
*  Mac (It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia)
He ate an average of 5,000 calories a day during the weight gain, and lost the weight by returning to his normal eating and ... The weight gain was real. Rob McElhenney has stated in interviews that he wanted to make Mac fat as his own way of fighting the ... When Dee points out that the avatar doesn't look like him because he has more muscle, Mac starts gaining weight in an attempt ... Eventually the Gang drops the avatar plan and everything goes back to normal, but Mac is stuck with his dangerous weight gain. ...
*  Atypical antipsychotic
... the H1 receptor is linked to weight gain. To have partial agonism at the 5-HT1A receptor can yield absence of weight gain in an ... Significant weight gain may also occur. Critics have argued that "the time has come to abandon the terms first-generation and ... The general consensus is that clozapine and olanzapine are associated with the greatest effects on weight gain and decreased ... Increased blood sugar levels by increased norepinephrine causes hunger in many humans, which is why weight gain occurs with ...
*  Insulinoma
Sudden weight gain is sometimes seen. The diagnosis of insulinoma is suspected in a patient with symptomatic fasting ...
*  George Zimmerman
Piers Morgan (May 28, 2013). "Mark O'Mara on his client George Zimmerman: "He's gained an enormous amount of weight"". CNN. ... Brittney R. Villalva (June 26, 2013). "George Zimmerman Weight: Gains 120 Pounds as Defense Tactic? (VIDEO)". Christian Post. ... Makenzie Bowker (June 8, 2013). "What's behind George Zimmerman's weight gain?". HLN TV. Retrieved November 21, 2013. ... Joe Coscarelli (May 1, 2013). "George Zimmerman Gained Some Serious Weight". Retrieved November 21, 2013. Jason Silverstein ( ...
*  JT Insight
"vegetarian diet chart for weight gain". Guernseyinsight.com. Retrieved 2016-04-21. ...
*  The Biggest Loser (season 3)
"The Biggest Loser Weight Gain Confesion". "'The Biggest Loser: Where Are They Now?' special Nov. 25". NBC: The Biggest Loser ... Poppi, the at-home winner, gained the least with only 9.4% of her lost weight regained. Marty regained 21 of the 146 pounds he ... Once rid of all the weights it became a foot race to the finish. Wylie took an early lead, but one of his weights fell off his ... weight loss, and ending at 115 lbs. Matthew had a weight loss of 48.09% coming in a close second Amy went from size 22 to a ...
*  Water
"Drink water to curb weight gain? Clinical trial confirms effectiveness of simple appetite control method". www.sciencedaily.com ... On 7 April 1795, the gram was defined in France to be equal to "the absolute weight of a volume of pure water equal to a cube ... Studies have shown that extra water intake, especially up to 500 ml at mealtime was conducive to weight loss. Adequate fluid ... 1.6 billion people have gained access to a safe water source since 1990. The proportion of people in developing countries with ...
*  Grigorovich TB-5
Empty weight: 7,483 kg (16,497 lb) Loaded weight: 12,535 kg (27,635 lb) Powerplant: 4 × Bristol Jupiter V radial engine, 336 kW ... Despite projected performance inferior to TB-3, it was hoped that TB-5 would gain an advantage by using less metal (in short ...
*  Metformin
Although modest reversal of clozapine-associated weight gain is found with metformin, primary prevention of weight gain is more ... It is not associated with weight gain. It is taken by mouth. Metformin is generally well tolerated. Common side effects include ... Metformin is safe in pregnancy and women with gestational diabetes treated with metformin have less weight gain during ... Metformin appears to be safe and effective to counteract the weight gain caused by antipsychotic medications olanzapine and ...