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mortality
A glass of wine and a wine bottle are on a table.
mortality
06/29/2022
To better understand mortality trends within the United States, researchers examined the rate of death in people who died of alcohol-related liver disease.
06/29/2022
Weight Management
A blue measuring tape is wrapped around a black pill bottle that is turned on its side. Yellow pills are spilled out of the bottle.
Weight Management
06/28/2022
The researchers found that weight loss occurred in people who are considered overweight and obese over a period of 3 to 5 years.
06/28/2022
diet
healthy diet
diet
06/08/2022
According to the National Psoriasis Foundation Medical Board, what diet is strongly recommended for overweight and obese patients with psoriasis?
06/08/2022

Interactive Features

diet
healthy diet
diet
06/08/2022
According to the National Psoriasis Foundation Medical Board, what diet is strongly recommended for overweight and obese patients with psoriasis?
06/08/2022
Obesity
Obesity
05/31/2022
Your patient is a 36-year-old woman with obesity. She asks you if getting more sleep could help her lose weight in addition to increasing physical activity and improving her diet.
05/31/2022
Nutrition
Nutrition
02/01/2022
Your patient is a 41-year-old woman with overweight who is trying to lose weight. She reports that although she monitors her overall calorie intake, she doesn't pay much attention to the quality of food she...
02/01/2022
Obesity
Obesity
11/26/2019
The incidence of obesity continues to rise in the United States. Should the government set policies in an attempt to curtail the obesity epidemic, or is obesity a matter of individual rights? Let us know by...
11/26/2019
antibiotics
antibiotics
11/02/2018

Clinical Insights

childhood obesity
childhood obesity
06/07/2022
Bruce Y. Lee, MD, MBA, and Marie C. Ferguson, MSPH, answer our questions about their study on the impact of following different solid food feeding guidelines on weight trajectories of infants.
06/07/2022
Treatment
Angela Golden, DNP, FNP-C
Treatment
05/12/2022
In this video, Angela Golden, DNP, FNP-C, provides the take-home messages from her session "Creating an Obesity Treatment Plan" at our Practical Updates in Primary Care 2022 Virtual Series on May 12,...
05/12/2022
Treatment
Angela Golden, DNP, FNP-C
Treatment
04/11/2022
In this video, Angela Golden, DNP, FNP-C, provides a preview of her session "Creating an Obesity Treatment Plan" at our Practical Updates in Primary Care 2022 Virtual Series on May 12, including a blueprint...
04/11/2022
obesity
obesity
03/05/2022
Carol Chelimo, PhD, and Cameron Grand, MbChB, PhD, answered our questions about their study examining the association between early exposure to antibiotics and subsequent body mass index and the likelihood...
03/05/2022
Treatment
Angela Fitch, MD
Treatment
01/21/2022
Dr Fitch discusses evidence-based management of obesity in primary care, including nutrition and physical activity interventions, and the pillars of treatment.
01/21/2022