Medical students faced with a patient in a fat suit tend to react negatively — but this could be a useful teaching aid,…
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People with a genetic disposition for obesity are at even greater risk from an obesogenic environment than their non…
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Nike’s London store recently introduced a plus-sized mannequin to display its active clothing range, which goes up to a size…
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Maternal overweight and obesity during pregnancy increases the risk of type 2 diabetes in offspring, a study suggests. A…
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This useful infographic provides GPs with a framework for prescribing long-acting reversible contraceptives as a first-line…
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People would rather doctors referred to any excess adiposity issues using terms such as 'high BMI' or 'weight' and to steer…
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Obese patients who lose as little as 1kg of weight show improvements in serum lipid levels, new research suggests. Modest…
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The leading paediatrician whose clinical trial for the treatment of teenage obesity has been branded a “gruelling and…
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