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Overweight, obesity caused 500,000 new global cancers in 2012
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Obesity And Cancer: 500,000 New Cases Of Cancer In 2012 Were '...

Weve known for some time now that obesity was running neck and neck with tobacco as a leading preventable cancer cause . Unfortunately, a recent study done by the International Agency for Research on Cancer has revealed that the situation is getting ... Medical Daily, 3 weeks ago

Brown Fat Hormone Signaling Prevents Obesity by Modulating Liver Lipid Metabolism

A hormone produced by brown adipose tissue has been determined to modulate the activity of liver cells that metabolize sugar into fats and is apparently linked to the development of metabolic disorders such as type II diabetes, nonalcoholic fatty ...
 Biotech Daily3 weeks ago Newly discovered hormone points to potential treatment for obesity, type 2 diabetes, fatty liver disease  Science Daily1 month ago Newly discovered hormone with potential treatment for obesity, type 2 diabetes, liver disease  EurekAlert!1 month ago Hormone Prohibits Metabolic Disorders in Mice  ALN1 month ago

Boston - STOP Tool Helps Providers Discuss Weight & Health With Patients

The Strategies to Overcome and Prevent (STOP) Obesity Alliance released a tool for healthcare providers that offers guidance and suggestions on how to initiate conversations with adult patients about weight and health. "Why Weight? A Guide to ...
 Advance for Nurses1 month ago Widespread misconceptions about obesity  Canadian Family Physician1 month ago New Tool Helps Providers Initiate Weight Loss Talks  Advance For NPs And PAs1 month ago

Studying obesity through maternal health, before and during pregnancy

It's a radical new theory rooted in the burgeoning field of epigenetics, and it speaks to one of the greatest burdens on public health in the modern age: obesity, a $2-trillion problem that affects some 2.1 billion people around the world. In a ...
 Globe and Mail3 weeks ago

FDA Requires Calorie Labels at Groceries, Pizzerias

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, seeking to fight obesity, issued menu-labeling rules that force restaurants, movie theaters and grocery stores to add calorie information to the food they sell. The regulations catch the rest of the country ...
 Bloomberg3 weeks ago FDA Calorie Rules Force Changes From Grocers to Pizzerias  Washington Post3 weeks ago

It won't stop the obesity epidemic, but it may make it better."

Nov. 25 (Bloomberg) -- Americans are about to know just how guilty to feel about that large popcorn at the movie theater. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today will release menu labeling rules for movie theaters, restaurants and grocery ...
 Bloomberg3 weeks ago Pizza, Popcorn Included in New FDA Calorie Label Rules  NBCNews.com3 weeks ago FDA Orders Calorie Counts on Restaurant Menus  NBCNews.com3 weeks ago 1,000-Calorie Popcorn Tubs Get Labels Under U.S. Rules  BusinessWeek3 weeks ago

Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes and Liver Disease Treatable With Previously Unknown Hormone

Researchers at the University of Michigan are investigating the potential of developing a new treatment for metabolic disorders using a previously unknown hormone that serves as a messenger from fat cells to the liver. Jiandie Lin of the Life ...
 MedIndia1 month ago

Forces unite to battle a weighty issue

WESTERN Sydney is bearing the brunt of the obesity epidemic - and community groups are joining forces to battle the health crisis. Research conducted by the NSW Department of Health found that 37,890 hospitalisations in the Penrith LGA were ...
 Daily Telegraph Australia - West1 month ago

Jom Mama, let's prevent your kids from getting diabetes

The Jom Mama project aims to help young couples planning to get pregnant lower both their own and their future children's diabetes risk. OUR lives start in our mothers wombs. That is where our parents genetic material combines and mixes up to ... month ago

WHO agency links obesity to half a million cancers worldwide

Excess body weight causedabout 481,000 new cancer cases in 2012, according to a new study by the International Agency for Research on Cancer, an armof the World Health Organization. That works out toabout 3.6 per cent of all cancers worldwide,the ...
 CBC3 weeks ago Half-million cancers worldwide linked to excess weight read comments  CBC3 weeks ago
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