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MedPage Today  3 hrs ago  Comment 
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web, gathered by the MedPage Today staff.
Insurance Journal  3 hrs ago  Comment 
The European Union’s highest court extended discrimination laws to obesity, saying employees in limited situations may be able to sue over firings if their weight hinders or limits them at work. Workers who are so overweight that they can’t do...
Financial Times  6 hrs ago  Comment 
Ruling may change how employers in Europe treat overweight staff
MedPage Today  Dec 17  Comment 
(MedPage Today) -- Transcription factor boost improved obesity, diabetes in mouse models.
Yahoo  Dec 15  Comment 
Federal and state officials are growing alarmed over the mounting share of government-provided health care going toward treating obesity as the number of overweight Americans continues to rise. In the ...
NPR  Dec 11  Comment 
Young kids who don't get enough shut-eye, or who are noisy breathers when they doze, are more likely to have weight issues as adolescents, a British study suggests.
Forbes  Dec 10  Comment 
For a half century, suburbs have been blamed for just about everything --- from racial division to obesity and even global warming. Yet desperate as life in the burbs is said to be, the majority of Americans -- and roughly 85% of those in...
GenEng News  Dec 9  Comment 
Obesity continues to rise despite the abundance of diets, exercise regimens, and even surgical interventions. Another obesity-suppressing possibility is anti-obesity pharmacotherapy, which has started to show promise after languishing for years....




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