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on Wed Jul 1 8:38 PM

Diabetes drug helps people lose weight: study

BUSINESS INSIDER

Miami (AFP) - Liraglutide, an injectable diabetes drug that US regulators approved last year for weight loss, helped obese people lose an average of 18 pounds (eight kilograms), a yearlong study said.Most patients were able to keep the weight off...
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on Wed Jul 1 5:00 PM

Promise From a New Weight-Loss Drug: MedlinePlus

MEDLINE PLUS

Two-thirds who took Saxenda lost 5 percent of body weight, study shows Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Medicines, Obesity, Weight Control
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on Wed Jul 1 1:36 PM

Why Body Mass Index Is Wrong for So Many People | David Belk

HUFFINGTON POST

We've all heard that there's an obesity epidemic in the U.S. And if you're one of the many people who has been told that you're "overweight," you've probably had at least one talk with a doctor about your Body Mass Index (BMI). So what is BMI?...
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on Wed Jul 1 9:00 AM

Surging Food Supply Linked to Global Obesity Epidemic: MedlinePlus

MEDLINE PLUS

Boost in available calories comes largely from ultra-processed, inexpensive foods, expert says Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: International Health, Obesity
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on Mon Jun 29 7:15 AM

Mouse Study: Diets High in Sugar, Fat May Impair Cognition by Changing Gut Bacteria

PSYCH CENTRAL

Consuming a high-fat and/or high-sugar diet causes changes in gut bacteria that appear to be linked to a significant loss of cognitive flexibility, according to a new mouse study at […]
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on Fri Jun 26 4:00 PM

Fat No Longer the Focus of New U.S. Dietary Guidelines: MedlinePlus

MEDLINE PLUS

Nutrition experts endorse decision to drop restrictions, focus on quality of food instead Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Dietary Fats, Nutrition
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on Thu Jun 18 1:45 PM

Children in England the least fit they have ever been, report shows | Society

THE GUARDIAN

Sedentary lifestyles, not solely obesity, are to blame, say researchersSchoolchildren in England are the least fit they have ever been, but their sedentary lifestyles – not the growing obesity epidemic – is to blame, research shows.The...
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on Thu Jun 18 1:45 PM

Children in England the least fit they have ever been, report shows | Society

THE GUARDIAN

Sedentary lifestyles, not solely obesity, are to blame, say researchersSchoolchildren in England are the least fit they have ever been, but their sedentary lifestyles – not the growing obesity epidemic – is to blame, research shows.The...
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on Mon Jun 15 4:56 PM

An Islamic Perspective on the Obesity Crisis | Aamir Hussain

HUFFINGTON POST

Co-authored by Tasmiha Khan With the advent of technology, many of us have become individuals prone to fulfilling our desires instantaneously. Whether it's Internet service or a commute, many of us easily become impatient. This idea has become so...
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on Tue Jun 9 3:21 PM

Constant stress at work may not make you fat | Reuters

REUTERS

(Reuters Health) - Constant stress on the job doesn’t necessarily lead people to pack on the pounds, an analysis of obesity research suggests.
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