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Obese Patients Unlikely to Return to Normal Weight
New study findings are grim, suggesting that fewer than 1% of the obese who work at weight loss will have sustained success.
Next Gen Weight-loss Drugs and CV Risk
Newer anti-obesity drugs aren't your mother's Fen-Phen, but they also don't come without their own potential downsides.
3 Weighty Questions About Obesity and Diabetes
Questions you were afraid to ask about weight-loss modalities in the context of obesity and type 2 diabetes are answered here.
NAFL and NASH: A 6-question Quiz
Nonalcoholic steatosis is the most common cause of liver disease in the USA. Try your hand at our half dozen questions on the hepatic cousins NAFL and NASH.
Obese Outnumber the Overweight in the US
A new study estimates that 67.6 million Americans age >25 years are obese and an additional 65.2 million are overweight.
Asthma and Obesity: Always Worse Together
In these half-dozen slides, we look at this dangerous combination and the particular challenges it poses to diagnosis and disease management.
Lesions That Bleed With Minimal Trauma
Two lesions have been slowly expanding on an older man’s chest for 2 years. What is the problem? This and questions on 3 other topics in this quiz.
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