Obesity

 
Black Adults Avoid Hypertension, Reduce CVD Risk with Sustained Lifestyle Habits
April 09, 2021

Jackson Heart Study participants who maintained a healthy BP, BMI, and never smoked were at lower risk for incident CVD, suggesting targets for intervention in high-risk populations.

Diabetes in Patients with CAD Independently Associated with Mortality, CV Events
April 08, 2021

In individuals with chronic coronary disease, the presence of diabetes increased the rate of death by 38% during a 5-year follow-up period in analysis of a worldwide patient registry.

In Adults with NAFLD and Severe Obesity, Bariatric Surgery Significantly Reduces Cancer Risk
March 29, 2021

Study authors looked for the first time at the impact of bariatric surgery on incidence of all-cause and obesity-related cancer in patients with severe obesity and fatty liver disease.