*  Heterozygous Mutations Causing Partial Prohormone Convertase 1 Deficiency Contribute to Human Obesity | Diabetes
Defining childhood obesity: the relative body mass index (BMI). European Childhood Obesity group. Acta Paediatr 1995;84:961-963 ... Non-synonymous polymorphisms in melanocortin-4 receptor protect against obesity: the two facets of a Janus obesity gene. Hum ... Clinical spectrum of obesity and mutations in the melanocortin 4 receptor gene. N Engl J Med 2003;348:1085-1095doi:10.1056/ ... associate with a rather penetrant form of obesity. Indeed, these functional variants increase the risk of developing obesity ...
  http://diabetes.diabetesjournals.org/content/61/2/383.long?cited-by=yes&legid=diabetes
*  Obesity
... , Obesity Evaluation, Obesity Measurement, Obesity Risk, Obesity Management, Obesity Medication, Dietary Supplements in ... Obesity is a chapter in the book, Endocrinology, containing the following 8 pages: ...
  http://www.fpnotebook.com/mobile/Endo/Obesity/index.htm
*  Managing obesity - from childhood and onwards - LAGERROS - 2011 - Pediatric Obesity - Wiley Online Library
Managing obesity - from childhood and onwards. Authors. *. Dr YLVA TROLLE LAGERROS MD, PhD,. Corresponding author. * Department ... However, the obesity rate is higher than ever before. Prevention is a priority, especially in children, but has not been very ... It is unclear whether the obesity epidemic has come to a halt. Perhaps the incidence is declining, at least in pre-school ... The recent development of obesity pharmacotherapy has regressed with - in most countries - only one drug of modest effect ...
  http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.3109/17477166.2011.606818/abstract
*  Pediatric Obesity Section Newsletter - September 2011
Pediatric Obesity-Focused Symposia. There are a number of exciting presentations planned throughout Obesity 2011! A few ... Obesity 2011, the 29th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Obesity Society, is less than 1 month away! ... The Bar-Or Lecture is always a highlight of The Obesity Society meeting, and a special benefit for Pediatric Obesity Section ... For questions about this communication or about The Obesity Society, please contact Sadie Campbell at: scampbell@obesity.org. ...
  http://archive.constantcontact.com/fs045/1011051281441/archive/1109108861601.html
*  Study Shows Obesity Affects Sperm Health
What you need to know about how obesity affects sperm health and male infertility. ... A recent study evaluates the impact of obesity on sperm health in men. ... Obesity often contributes to male sexual dysfunction as well.. Obese men who are wanting to conceive a child need to begin ... The impact of obesity in men on sperm health is largely disputed among researchers. What is becoming clearer, as more studies ...
  https://natural-fertility-info.com/obesity-affects-sperm-health.html
*  Margarita Teran-Garcia - The Obesity Society
... obesity and obesity-related diseases. Dr. Teran participates and leads two multi-disciplinary projects that are collecting ... The Obesity Society. 1110 Bonifant Street. Suite 500. Silver Spring, MD 20910. Phone (301) 563-6526. Fax (301) 563-6595 ©2016 ... Margarita Teran has served as chair of the Latin American affair section of The Obesity Society since 2010. She has been a ... Her research focuses on genetic and environmental factors influencing the development of child obesity and related metabolic ...
  http://www.obesity.org/obesity/content/council/margarita-teran-garcia
*  Cause and remedy of childhood obesity
Causes of childhood Obesity. Causes of childhood obesity with obesity, environmental and hereditary factors play the major role ... Cause and remedy of childhood obesity. Obesity is defined as having an unhealthy amount of body fat. Overweight is defined as ... The common tool to measure obesity and overweight is the body mass index (BMI). It measures body weight In relation to height. ...
  http://www.hindustanlink.com/homeopathy/2014/02/10/cause-and-remedy-of-childhood-obesity/
*  Editor-in-Chief Search - The Obesity Society
Obesity. Obesity is the flagship scientific journal of The Obesity Society. Available in print and online, Obesity publishes ... obesity treatment, health services, pediatric obesity, and policy. Background must reflect high standards in research and ... The Obesity Society. 1110 Bonifant Street. Suite 500. Silver Spring, MD 20910. Phone (301) 563-6526. Fax (301) 563-6595 ©2016 ... The Obesity Society (TOS) announces the search for the position of Editor-in-Chief (EIC), ...
  http://www.obesity.org/obesity/content/new-item12
*  Diabetes Mellitus in the Absence of Obesity | Circulation
Whether the obesity paradox is present in diabetes mellitus is of particular interest given the importance of obesity in the ... the obesity paradox) among overweight and obese adults with and without chronic diseases.1 Whereas the obesity paradox has ... In our review of studies to investigate the obesity paradox in diabetes mellitus,4 all 18 longitudinal studies relied on a ... The relevance of overall health status to the obesity paradox may be that adults who are concerned enough about their health to ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/130/24/2131
*  PhytoMedical Expands Research Scope To Include Obesity And Diabetes - Redorbit
Obesity, according to the U.S. Surgeon General Richard Carmona, is the "fastest-growing cause of illness and death in the ... Treating obesity related health problems costs Americans $117 billion annually - an average of $420 per person. At present, ... PhytoMedical Expands Research Scope To Include Obesity And Diabetes. by Sam Savage ... plant derived compounds for obesity and diabetes," states Mr. Indy Panchi, President and CEO of PhytoMedical Technologies. ...
  http://www.redorbit.com/news/health/106810/phytomedical_expands_research_scope_to_include_obesity_and_diabetes/
*  JCI - Immunologic impact of the intestine in metabolic disease
Obesity and diabetes are associated with increased chronic low-grade inflammation and elevated plasma glucose levels. Although ... Specifically, microbial and dietary factors incurred by diet-induced obesity influence underlying innate and adaptive responses ... will unveil novel intestinal pathologic and therapeutic targets for diabetes and obesity. ... inflammation in the fat and liver are established features of obesity-associated insulin resistance, the intestine is emerging ...
  https://www.jci.org/articles/view/88879/pdf
*  Customer Testimonial: Hhs obesity
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*  Obesity Infographics - The Obesity Society
Obesity Infographics. Obesity Infographics Potential Contributors to Obesity - Source: The Obesity Society Infographic Task ... Americans' View on Obesity is Changing - Source: The Obesity Society Annual Meeting at ObesityWeek 2014 & ConscienHealth ... A Gap in Wellness Programs - Source: The Obesity Action Coalition & ConscienHealth. The Cost of Obesity - Source: George ... Have an infographic on obesity to add to this page? Email Communications@obesity.org. ...
  https://www.obesity.org/resources/facts-about-obesity/infographics
*  Abstract 3671: Dietary-induced Obesity in Mice results in Metabolic and Vascular Insulin-like Growth Factor 1 Resistance |...
Abstract 3671: Dietary-induced Obesity in Mice results in Metabolic and Vascular Insulin-like Growth Factor 1 Resistance. ... These data suggest that dietary-induced obesity results in resistance to IGF-1 at both a metabolic and vascular level via an ... In this study we have investigated whether dietary-induced obesity leads to disturbances of this pathway. C57/Blk6 mice fed a ... Abstract 3671: Dietary-induced Obesity in Mice results in Metabolic and Vascular Insulin-like Growth Factor 1 Resistance ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/118/Suppl_18/S_463.2
*  The Obesity Challenge | How to Use hCG in Your Practice - Naturopathic Doctor News and Review
Despite the well-known risks of obesity, providers are not diagnosing obesity and recommending therapy as often as you would ... In addition, obesity is not a local trend; it is a worldwide epidemic and is occurring in younger patients, even toddler age.2 ... Obesity may be the number one antiaging issue in our society simply because it shortens our life span. Children are developing ... In a yearlong study4 of almost 10 000 patients seen for general medical visits, screening for obesity was not a routine part of ...
  http://ndnr.com/anti-aging/the-obesity-challenge-how-to-use-hcg-in-your-practice/
*  Maternal obesity during pregnancy and premature mortality from cardiovascular event in adult offspring: follow-up of 1 323 275...
9 10 As obesity in offspring is closely correlated to maternal obesity, however, further adjustment for offspring obesity might ... Impact of maternal obesity on offspring obesity and cardiometabolic disease risk. Reproduction2010;140:387-98. ... Maternal obesity.... *Maternal obesity during pregnancy and premature mortality from cardiovascular event in adult offspring: ... While some studies have shown that the influence of maternal obesity on offspring obesity is independent of adult lifestyle ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/347/bmj.f4539%20
*  Researchers Identify Therapeutic Target for Rare Obesity Syndrome - Columbia University Medical Center
Posted in: Obesity / Medicine To find the enzyme, the researchers used neurons (highlighted in green) derived from induced ... People with PWS typically have extreme obesity, reduced growth hormone and insulin levels, excessive levels of ghrelin (a ... Researchers Identify Therapeutic Target for Rare Obesity Syndrome. Columbia researchers find enzyme deficiency in stem cell- ... a genetic condition that causes extreme hunger and severe obesity beginning in childhood. The discovery provides insight into ...
  http://newsroom.cumc.columbia.edu/blog/2016/12/12/rare-obesity-syndrome-therapeutic-target-identified/
*  Community Based Obesity Prevention Among Black Women - Tabular View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Community Based Obesity Prevention Among Black Women. Official Title ICMJE Community Based Obesity Prevention Among Black Women ... Obesity. Intervention ICMJE Behavioral: Obesity Prevention This arm includes an action plan, tailored print materials, ... Very few obesity prevention RCTs appear in the published literature and, to our knowledge, none have been conducted solely ... Obesity prevention among Black women is a major public health priority; presently, nearly 54% of the adult Black female ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/record/NCT00938535
*  Obesity
... and microbiota: an example of an intricate relationship It is widely accepted that metabolic disorders, such as obesity ... Obesity. Edited by Alessandro Bartolomucci and Fabio Virgili. Obesity and associated diseases (type-2 diabetes [T2D], ... Obesity, a major cause of death and disability, is increasing worldwide. Obesity is characterized by a chronic, low-grade ... Role of microRNAs in obesity and obesity-related diseases In recent years, the link between regulatory microRNAs (miRNAs) and ...
  https://www.biomedcentral.com/collections/obesity
*  Obesity in America
About 32 million more Americans will become obese by 2030, upping obesity rates to 42 percent of the U.S. population, according ...
  https://www.yahoo.com/news/photos/childhood-obesity-on-a-dangerous-rise-slideshow/bake-sales-banned-massachusetts-schools-photo-154030171.html?.tsrc=globe
*  Childhood obesity - Wikipedia
Obesity.Org SRTS Guide: Health Risks Childhood obesity - CNN Childhood Obesity Childhood obesity: Complications - MayoClinic. ... Obesity Task Force on Childhood Obesity Classification of childhood obesity Obesity and walking Social stigma of obesity EPODE ... "Management and prevention of obesity and its complications in children and adolescents , Obesity Hub". obesity hub. Retrieved ... Screening for obesity is recommended in those over the age of six. The effects of eating habits on childhood obesity are ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Childhood_obesity
*  Obesity - Business Insider
Here's where obesity rates are highest in the US. *Megan Thielking, STAT ...
  http://www.businessinsider.com/category/obesity?page=2
*  Healthcare | Overweight & Obesity | CDC
CDC's Obesity efforts focus on policy and environmental strategies to make healthy eating and active living accessible and ... Overweight & Obesity. * Strategies to Prevent & Manage Obesity *Community Efforts. * Early Care and Education (ECE) *Acting ... Childhood Obesity Causes & Consequences. *CDC Reports Improvement in Childhood Obesity among Young Children Participating in ... Childhood Obesity Guidelines. In 2010 and 2017, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force provided a Grade B recommendation that ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/obesity/strategies/healthcare/index.html
*  Overweight and Obesity
What Health Problems Can Obesity Cause?. Obesity increases kids' chances of developing medical problems that can affect their ... Can Overweight and Obesity Be Prevented?. The key to keeping kids of all ages at a healthy weight is taking a whole-family " ... How Are Overweight and Obesity Defined?. Body mass index (BMI) uses height and weight measurements to estimate a person's body ... Genes alone, however, cannot explain the current obesity crisis. Because both genes and habits can be passed down from one ...
  https://kidshealth.org/en/parents/overweight-obesity.html?WT.ac=ctg
*  Childhood Obesity
... actionable strategies for weight management and obesity prevention in children and adolescents, with in-depth coverage on ... Childhood Obesity is published by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., 140 Huguenot Street, New Rochelle, NY 10801-5215. Telephone: (914) ... Childhood Obesity delivers action-oriented content addressing prevention and management strategies during the formative years ... Pediatric overweight or obesity: Does the label really matter? J Am Acad Nurse Pract. 2008;20:251-258. ...
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