Bariatric surgery may reduce the risk of colon cancer in patients with obesity, according to findings that contradict…
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Patients with type 2 diabetes who undergo gastric bypass experience better weight-loss outcomes and long-term glycaemic…
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Gaining weight during adulthood is associated with worsening lung function but losing weight can reverse the effect, a…
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Most doctors feel they are losing 'the battle of the bulge', with figures showing nine out of 10 GPs report their overweight…
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Humans are physiologically hardwired to love and seek out sweet things. It’s an ancient survival mechanism that evolved to…
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Two out of three women who have had breast cancer report putting on weight after their diagnosis, gaining on average 9kg, an…
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Waist circumference should become a routine vital sign in clinical practice as it better predicts obesity-related outcomes…
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