Lou PorteroCancer | May 10, 2024
Living in a more walkable neighborhood may protect women against the risk of obesity-related cancers
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Urban Health Today EditorsObesity | April 5, 2024
"One of the major factors that is overlooked about GLP-1s is that they help us long term."
Urban Health Today EditorsObesity | March 22, 2024
The board-certified family practice physician discusses age management medicine, including strategies for managing weight.
Tamara ThomasObesity | February 2, 2024
Researchers believe that characterizing genetic risk for PCOS will help in identifying biological pathways altered in PCOS.
Tamara ThomasAsthma | February 1, 2024
Patients with asthma who are obese had significantly worse small airway dysfunction.
Patrick DalyMultiple Myeloma | February 1, 2024
Obesity was associated with a higher response rate and faster best response in patients with multiple myeloma.
Tamara ThomasHeart Health | February 1, 2024
The obesity-related cardiovascular death rate increased by 200% across all race groups from 1999-2020.
Tamara ThomasDiabetes | February 1, 2024
Clinical pharmacist Thomas So, PharmD, discusses the prevelence of these conditions and therapies available to treat them.
Tamara ThomasDiabetes | February 1, 2024
Artificial sweeteners may be just as harmful as sugar as it accumulates in adipose tissue and may result in obesity.
Tamara ThomasProstate Cancer | February 1, 2024
Men with a BMI of 30 or higher were less likely to screen positive for either the PSA test or DRE.
Tamara ThomasAsthma | February 1, 2024
Children and adolescents with status asthmaticus who are obese have a higher likelihood of requiring mechanical ventilation.
Tamara ThomasHeart Failure | February 1, 2024
Having a higher body mass index (BMI) may not protect the heart in patients with heart failure.
Tamara ThomasAsthma | February 1, 2024
Obesity increases the risk of near-fatal asthma events and longer hospital stays.
Lou PorteroCMD | February 1, 2024
 Overweight or obese children are more likely to be at risk for type 2 diabetes, CVD, cancer, and osteoarthritis.
Rob DillardHidradenitis Suppurativa | February 1, 2024
Different clinical manifestations exist between men and women with hidradenitis suppurativa (HS).
Rob DillardCOVID | February 1, 2024
A study found a stronger correlation between obesity and COVID-19 deaths in ethnic minorities than in White people. The ...
Urban Health Today EditorsMultiple Myeloma | February 1, 2024
A study of individuals with multiple myeloma (MM) revealed significant racial disparities in the prevalence of obesity ...
Urban Health Today EditorsMultiple Myeloma | February 1, 2024
A new study has identified the existence of racial disparities in the prevalence of obesity and type 2 diabetes (T2DM) ...
Kaitlyn D’OnofrioPublic Health | February 1, 2024
Socioeconomic status may be less protective against obesity for black patients with osteoarthritis of the knee (OA) ...
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