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CDC: America's obesity epidemic is helping cancer make a comeback - Fox News



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CDC: America's obesity epidemic is helping cancer make a comeback 
Fox News
New research in CDC's latest Vital Signs report reveals that nearly all cancers associated with overweight and obesity are on the rise. Only the colorectal cancer rate ? down 23 percent since 2005 ? is going in the right direction, thanks to effective ...
Adult Obesity Rate in United States Climbs to 40 Percent | EHS Today EHS Today
Another Viewpoint: Americans are fatter than ever News Chief

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Drug can dramatically reduce weight of people with obesity ... - Science Daily



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Drug can dramatically reduce weight of people with obesity ... 
Science Daily
A drug that targets the appetite control system in the brain could bring about significant weight loss in people with clinical obesity, according to new research.

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New diabetes drug may also treat obesity - New Atlas



New Atlas
 
New diabetes drug may also treat obesity 
New Atlas
The study incorporated 28 test subjects, all of whom were clinically obese, with a body mass index range of 30 to 45 kg/m2. For 12 weeks, half of them received a weekly dose of semaglutide, while the other half were given a placebo ? neither group knew ...
Diabetes jab could be used to tackle obesity after users shed 11lbs in just three months The Sun
Diabetes drug promises to speed up battle against obesity The Times

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Obesity has been steadily increasing in both children and adults ... - KRIS Corpus Christi News



KRIS Corpus Christi News
 
Obesity has been steadily increasing in both children and adults ... 
KRIS Corpus Christi News
The U.S. is now officially fatter than ever. Nearly 4 in 10 American adults have a body mass index classifying them as obese, according to troubling new figures ...

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Are obesity, diabetes one in the same? - Deming Headlight - Deming Headlight



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Are obesity, diabetes one in the same? - Deming Headlight 
Deming Headlight
In the next few weeks we will look at what diabetes, obesity and many other diseases share. The explanations will be very simplified versions of a very ...

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Scientists Zero In on a New Target for Obesity - Scientific American - Scientific American



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Scientists Zero In on a New Target for Obesity - Scientific American 
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For the 35 million American adults who are battling obesity, the age-old advice to ?improve diet and exercise? often falls short. And surgical interventions that ...

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Guest Editorial: Childhood obesity is a problem we need to address - HollandSentinel.com



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Guest Editorial: Childhood obesity is a problem we need to address 
HollandSentinel.com
According to that same story, a Michigan State University Extension report indicated that, weight bias is another problem associated with obesity in children. Weight bias refers to negative attitude, beliefs and discrimination directed toward ...
South pushes national obesity numbers Stuff.co.nz
Rise in childhood obesity across Worcestershire shows 34 per cent of youngsters in the county are overweight or obese Droitwich Standard
Report reveals high levels of child obesity in West Norfolk Lynn News

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Tackling childhood obesity is about more than just diet and exercise - The Independent (blog)



The Independent (blog)
 
Tackling childhood obesity is about more than just diet and exercise 
The Independent (blog)
The number of overweight or obese infants and young children increased from 32 million globally in 1990 to 41 million in 2016. The vast majority of overweight or obese children live in developing countries, where the rate of increase has been more than ...
More than one in 10 five-year-olds obese shropshirestar.com
One in five children across Canterbury district overweight or obese Kent Online
Figures reveal rise in number of overweight county children Worcester Observer (press release) (blog)

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Scientists engineer proteins that caused obese animals to lose weight and lower cholesterol - Los Angeles Times



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Scientists engineer proteins that caused obese animals to lose weight and lower cholesterol 
Los Angeles Times
As the U.S. obesity rate has galloped toward 40%, doctors, drug designers and dispirited dieters have all wondered the same thing: What if a pill could deliver the benefits of weight-loss surgery, but without the knife? New research brings that hope a ...
Engineered Protein Makes Obese Mammals Shed Weight Seeker
Protein identified as promising novel obesity treatment - News Medical News-Medical.net
Long-acting MIC-1/GDF15 molecules to treat obesity: Evidence from mice to monkeys | Science Translational Medicine Science Translational Medicine

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More American adults are dangerously overweight, obesity survey says - Miami Herald



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More American adults are dangerously overweight, obesity survey says 
Miami Herald
Obesity is at an all-time high among American adults, according to the latest government statistics, with nearly four in 10 considered to be dangerously overweight ? creating a significant long-term challenge for public health policy, experts say ...
Obesity rates have hit a new high, and experts say it's time to shift ... USA TODAY
CDC: Obesity rates hit a new high The Philadelphia Tribune
US still losing the war on obesity The Packer
American Council on Science and Health (blog)  -KTVQ Billings News  -Valley News Live 
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