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Nutrition Myths and Facts for Primary Care Physicians
Should calcium supplementation be SOP? Are all high-fat foods bad? Does the “3500 calorie rule” work? Noodle these and other nutrition questions.
AACE Introduces New Obesity Medicine Toolkit
Obesity was declared a hormone-based disease in 2012, creating the need for a structured approach to obesity medicine. The AACE has taken the lead.
ZIP Codes and Waistlines: Location, Location, Location
Researchers discover new evidence about the interplay between environment and health.
Binge Eating Disorder: What You Need to Know
Only one-third of patients with eating disorders are ever asked about their problems with food. Screening in primary care is essential.
Brain Insulin Resistance Linked to Overeating, Altered Homeostatic Setpoint
A new study found that in obese college students with significant visceral fat, specific brain regions became insulin-resistant.
The Skinny on Dementia and Being Skinny
Underweight means highest risk, say researchers.
Concurrent Management of Achalasia and Morbid Obesity
The development of a standardized treatment that simultaneously addresses achalasia and obesity is becoming more imperative as obesity becomes epidemic in the US. Here’s a case in point.
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