Weight Loss

Weight Loss Associated With Reductions in Pain, Comorbid Symptoms in Obese Individuals

Weight Loss Associated With Reductions in Pain, Comorbid Symptoms in Obese Individuals

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Weight loss was shown to decrease diffuse pain and symptom severity related to pain, with more reductions observed with greater weight loss.

Prediabetes Knowledge Gaps Found With Survey of PCPs

Prediabetes Knowledge Gaps Found With Survey of PCPs

Most primary care physicians can't identify all 11 risk factors for prediabetes, and it's important to address gaps in knowledge.

Chronic Disease Risk Increased With Adulthood Weight Gain

Chronic Disease Risk Increased With Adulthood Weight Gain

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Weight gain during early to middle adulthood is associated with an increased risk of major chronic diseases and decreases the likelihood of healthy aging.

Weight-Loss Drug May Help Curb Opiate Addiction

Weight-Loss Drug May Help Curb Opiate Addiction

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A prescription weight-loss drug reduced the urge to use opiates like oxycodone.

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