Obesity

 
AHA: Metabolic Surgery, Medication Effective for Management of Obesity-related Hypertension
September 22, 2021

A new AHA scientific statement suggests metabolic surgery and weight-loss medications may reduce the long-term effects of obesity-related hypertension.

Social Determinants of Obesity: Treating Urban & Rural Patients
September 14, 2021

Social determinants of health vary between patients living in different environments, so what are the key factors to consider when creating a treatment plan?

Young Adults at Highest Risk of Overweight, Obesity over 10 Years
September 14, 2021

The risk of transition from overweight to obesity and to more severe obesity is highest among those aged 18- to 24-years-old, according to analysis of data from more than 2 million EHRs.