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The good and bad news about New Jersey's obesity rate - Asbury Park Press



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The good and bad news about New Jersey's obesity rate 
Asbury Park Press
First, the bad news -- New Jersey's adult obesity rate has more than doubled in the past 20 years. But Garden State residents are actually among the least overweight in the nation, according to The State of Obesity: Better Policies for a Healthier ...
Global Weight Loss and Obesity Management Market revenue (US$ Mn/Bn) estimation and projection during 2017-2026 TopExaminer (press release)
Obesity Management Market Report 2017: In-Depth Analysis of Production Demand and Consumption Growth Ratio by ... Medgadget (blog)
Don't let a sedentary lifestyle get the better of you, stay on the right side of the obesity line Economic Times

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Fresh look at cancer shows smoking, obesity top causes - NBCNews.com



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Fresh look at cancer shows smoking, obesity top causes 
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A fresh look at the causes of cancer has come up with some surprising numbers. While smoking is still by far the biggest cause of cancer and cancer deaths, obesity, poor diet and drinking too much alcohol cause an increasing number of cancer cases and ...

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Under pressure in diabetes, Novo Nordisk steps up focus on obesity drugs - Reuters



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Under pressure in diabetes, Novo Nordisk steps up focus on obesity drugs 
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MÅLØV, Denmark (Reuters) - Danish drugmaker Novo Nordisk is stepping up its efforts to treat obesity, seeking to tap into a potentially huge market as prices for its established diabetes drugs come under pressure, particularly in the United States.
Novo Nordisk preps big obesity push, undeterred by its rivals' failures FiercePharma
Building on impressive data, Novo Nordisk maps big PhIII obesity program for blockbuster hopeful semaglutide Endpoints News
This Drug Company Is Making the War on Fat Its Top Priority Fortune
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Doctors and parents need to watch language around children with obesity - WXXI News



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Doctors and parents need to watch language around children with obesity 
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A pediatrician at UR Medicine's Golisano Children's Hospital co-authored guidelines to encourage medical professionals to use non-biased language when treating teens and children with obesity. Dr. Steve Cook helped pen the new policy statement that was ...
Help obese kids avoid weight stigma, doctors advise Business Insider
New Guidelines Released on Pediatric Obesity and Stigma Medscape
AAP and The Obesity Society jointly address weight stigma in childhood obesity News-Medical.net
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New research finds out how cinnamon may help fight against obesity - News-Medical.net



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New research finds out how cinnamon may help fight against obesity 
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New research from the University of Michigan Life Sciences Institute has determined how a common holiday spice--cinnamon--might be enlisted in the fight against obesity. Scientists had previously observed that cinnamaldehyde, an essential oil that ...
Cinnamon May Protect Against Obesity, Research Shows International Business Times
Cinnamon: How this Common Spice Helps You Burn Fat and Lose Weight Newsweek
Cinnamon Ramps Up Metabolism to Burn Fat Newsmax

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It may not be your fault you're obese. But here's what you can do about it. - News & Observer



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It may not be your fault you're obese. But here's what you can do about it. 
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Duke biochemist Vann Bennett dubbed the concept ?fault-free obesity.? The gene is believed to have helped our ancestors store energy during periods of food shortages, but it is prone to accumulate excess fat in modern humans who live in developed ...

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5 surprising facts about obesity - Medical News Today - Medical News Today



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5 surprising facts about obesity - Medical News Today 
Medical News Today
Obesity rates are on the rise. But did you know that weight gain tends to sneak up, and that our diet influences our children's genes?

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'Obesity could BANKRUPT the NHS' A growing number of obese children undergoes joint ops - Express.co.uk



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'Obesity could BANKRUPT the NHS' A growing number of obese children undergoes joint ops 
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The total number of obese people of all ages having to undergo joint replacements has risen by almost 60 per cent in the past three years to 37,352. Professor Philip James, past president of the World Obesity Federation, said: ?It is shocking. ?These ...

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Obesity is rising among children and needs a more aggressive multi-pronged approach - The Hill



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Obesity is rising among children and needs a more aggressive multi-pronged approach 
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The epidemic of obesity is rising in children and rising fast. Based on records from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, obesity rates in children aged 2-19 was 10 percent in 1998-1994 and has risen to 17.2 percent for 2013-14. The ...

 


Obesity hurting your health and pocket? Here's how to manage costs and well-being - Economic Times



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Obesity hurting your health and pocket? Here's how to manage costs and well-being 
Economic Times
India is facing a serious burden of obesity. The condition is influenced by people's dietary patterns and the environment of physical activity. Living with obesity is linked to poorer mental health conditions, inactivity, reduced quality of life and ...