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MedPage Today  Apr 18  Comment 
(MedPage Today) -- As an epidemic of obesity and diabetes surges in the Persian Gulf states, a bariatric surgeon from New York City recently packed up his scalpel to lend a steady hand.
MedPage Today  Apr 17  Comment 
(MedPage Today) -- As an epidemic of obesity and diabetes surges in the Persian Gulf states, a bariatric surgeon from New York recently packed up his scalpel to lend a steady hand.
DailyFinance  Apr 17  Comment 
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 04/17/14 -- A new study shows men with metabolic syndrome-associated conditions are at increased risk of developing intermediate and aggressive prostate cancer. Canadian researchers found a 54 percent...
New York Times  Apr 17  Comment 
Gaining too much weight during pregnancy is associated with an increased risk that your child will be obese as a preschooler, new evidence shows. Gaining too little weight may have the same effect.
Clusterstock  Apr 16  Comment 
Now that he's out of office, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is stepping up his efforts to battle the National Rifle Association and expand gun control laws. Bloomberg detailed his plans in an interview with the New York Times...
New York Times  Apr 14  Comment 
A new study disputes findings that obesity among young children has declined, but because both sets of research used different time frames, both may be right.
Forbes  Apr 14  Comment 
Study finds that reducing sprawl can increase life expectancy, improve economic advancement, decrease obesity and lessen car crashes.
New York Times  Apr 14  Comment 
As a measure of overweight, obesity and health, the body mass index has plenty of drawbacks, researchers say.
MedPage Today  Apr 11  Comment 
(MedPage Today) -- This week's topics include new treatments for hepatitis C, paternal obesity and autism risk, aspirin and preeclampsia, and spironolactone for one form of congestive heart failure.




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