Posts tagged with the keyword: ‘obese’

What Obese Patients Should Say to Doctors – New York Times

What Obese Patients Should Say to Doctors - New York Times

What Obese Patients Should Say to Doctors – New York Times Photo Dr. Michael L. Parks, an orthopedic surgeon at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, operates on very obese patients — something many doctors are unwilling to do because they attribute the patients’ problems to weight alone. Credit Tina Fineberg for The […]

Cutting Sugar Made Obese Kids Healthier in 10 Days – Live Science

Cutting Sugar Made Obese Kids Healthier in 10 Days - Live Science

Cutting Sugar Made Obese Kids Healthier in 10 Days – Live Science Credit: Liudmila P. Sundikova/Shutterstock.com There can be no more dancing around the fact that, for children, consuming added sugar contributes to a litany of chronic diseases, particularly obesity, Type 2 diabetes and heart disease, scientists concluded in new research published today (Oct. 27). […]

Underweight people at as high risk of dying as obese counterparts – India.Com Health

Underweight people at as high risk of dying as obese counterparts – India.Com Health Researchers have claimed that underweight people too are at the high risk of dying as obese people are. The meta-analysis, led by Dr.Joel Ray, a physician-researcher at St. Michael’s Hospital and the hospital’s Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, looked at 51 studies […]

Woman to give ‘obese’ children letters, no candy – USA TODAY

Woman to give ‘obese’ children letters, no candy – USA TODAY Atlanta Journal Constitution Woman to give 'obese' children letters, no candyUSA TODAYA Fargo, N.D., woman says she will give trick-or-treaters that she deems 'moderately obese' a letter instead of candy this Halloween. "I just want to send a message to the parents of kids […]

Obese mothers ‘a risk to offspring’ – Telegraph.co.uk

Obese mothers ‘a risk to offspring’ – Telegraph.co.uk   Daily Mail Obese mothers ‘a risk to offspring’ Telegraph.co.uk They also have a 29% increased chance of being admitted to hospital for heart attacks, angina and stroke than those born to mothers of a normal weight. Experts analyzed data for 37,709 babies delivered between 1950 and […]

Adults whose moms were obese may die sooner, study says – USA TODAY

Adults whose moms were obese may die sooner, study says – USA TODAY Times of India Adults whose moms were obese may die sooner, study saysUSA TODAYThe connection between a mother's pregnancy weight and her child's lifelong health is pressing, because obesity among pregnant women has risen 70% in just the past decade in the […]

Mexico takes title of “most obese” from America – CBS News

Mexico takes title of “most obese” from America – CBS News CBS News Mexico takes title of "most obese" from AmericaCBS NewsMEXICO CITY, Mexico Modern Mexicans' urban lifestyle, rising incomes and myriad consumption vices have fed a seemingly endless struggle that's killing thousands more of them each year. Yep, we're talking the desperate Battle of […]

NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s soda ban bolstered by study on obese – Washington Times

NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s soda ban bolstered by study on obese – Washington Times UPI.com NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg's soda ban bolstered by study on obeseWashington TimesJust as New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's soda ban is winding through State Appeals court, now comes a study that could actually bolster its chances of surviving constitutional […]

Would obese patients be more likely to trust diet advice from heavy doctors? – MedCity News

Would obese patients be more likely to trust diet advice from heavy doctors? – MedCity News Would obese patients be more likely to trust diet advice from heavy doctors?MedCity NewsIf a doctor is going to tell a patient he's obese and needs to lose weight, that patient seems more likely to trust the advice if […]

Obese patients may trust diet advice more from heavy doctors – Los Angeles Times

Obese patients may trust diet advice more from heavy doctors – Los Angeles Times MedPage Today Obese patients may trust diet advice more from heavy doctorsLos Angeles TimesThe patients had a very high degree of trust in their doctors overall – above an 8 on a 10-point scale — but that fell when the patients […]

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