Weight Watchers (WW), Jenny Craig, and the Nutrarian Diet top the list of 10 best brand-name diet plans. Get highlights here, then find out what your patients are reading.
Of 35 of the most popular diets ranked by health experts, we highlight the top 10. The "Best Diets" issue reached your patients this month. See what they're reading.
In 2018, 9 states reported an adult obesity prevalence of ≥35%. Find out more trends from the CDCs annual Adult Obesity Prevalence Maps.
The FDA is urging physicians to weigh the benefits and risks of the obesity drug, Belviq™ (lorcaserin), when deciding to start or continue treatment.
Abdominal obesity was independently associated with recurrent MI or stroke despite secondary preventive measures, according to a new study.
Morbid obesity significantly increases risks associated with diverticulitis including open surgeries and mortality, according to new research.
From nut consumption to abnormal bowel habits, test your knowledge of the latest research in obesity with this quick quiz.
Addressing weight issues with patients can be tricky, but these 8 tips can help make that awkward conversation a little easier.
Potential Association Observed Between Bariatric Surgery and Increase in Obesity-Related CRC Resections
SAN ANTONIO - A national analysis has revealed an increase in the rate of colorectal cancer resections occurring after bariatric surgery.
In a new study of >600 000 Israeli adolescents, researchers found an inverse relationship between body mass index and acne.