Latest Publications and Research on Obesity
Six As model of counseling in obesity.
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Gut 2013 Apr 13
Abdominal pain following obesity treatment.
Patel KV, Ooi J, Ray S, Griffin N, Oben JA
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, , London, UK.
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Biomed Res Int
Chronic Inhibition of 11 ß -Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase Type 1 Activity Decreases Hypertension, Insulin Resistance, and Hypertriglyceridemia in Metabolic Syndrome.
Schnackenberg CG, Costell MH, Krosky DJ, Cui J, Wu CW, Hong VS, Harpel MR, Willette RN, Yue TL
Heart Failure Discovery Performance Unit, Metabolic Pathways and Cardiovascular Therapeutic Area, GlaxoSmithKline, UW2521, P.O. Box 1539, 709 Swedeland Road, King of Prussia, PA 19406-0939, USA.
Metabolic syndrome is a constellation of risk factors including hypertension, dyslipidemia, insulin resistance, and obesity that promote the developme... Read More
Palmitate Diet-induced Loss of Cardiac Caveolin-3: A Novel Mechanism for Lipid-induced Contractile Dysfunction.
Knowles CJ, Cebova M, Pinz IM
Maine Medical Center Research Institute, Maine Medical Center, Scarborough, Maine, United States of America.
Obesity is associated with an increased risk of cardiomyopathy, and mechanisms linking the underlying risk and dietary factors are not well understood... Read More
J Clin Sleep Med
Are sleep onset/maintenance difficulties associated with medical or psychiatric comorbidities in nondemented community-dwelling older adults?
Zimmerman ME, Bigal ME, Katz MJ, Derby CA, Lipton RB
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Bronx, NY.
Older adults frequently report disruptions in their ability to initiate and maintain sleep. It remains unclear whether these sleep problems are conseq... Read More
J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. 2013 Apr 12
The Dynamic Pituitary Response to Escalating-Dose TRH Stimulation Test in Hypothyroid Patients Treated With Liothyronine or Levothyroxine Replacement Therapy.
Yavuz S, Linderman JD, Smith S, Zhao X, Pucino F, Celi FS
Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Obesity Branch (S.Y., J.D.L., S.S., F.P., F.S.C.), Intramural Research (X.Z.), National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892.
Context:A recent trial showed that 1:3 µg:µg liothyronine (L-T3) substitution for levothyroxine (L-T4) achieving near-identical TSH levels resulted in... Read More
Can Fam Physician
Risk of obesity at 4 to 6 years of age among overweight or obese 18-month-olds: Community-based cohort study.
Queen's University Family Medicine, Peterborough-Kawartha Site, 737 Victory Cres, Peterborough, ON K9H 4T5. email@example.com.
To determine whether high weight for length at the 18-month well-baby visit is predictive of overweight or obese body mass index (BMI) at the 4- to 6-... Read More
Cancer Res. 2013 Apr 12
Adipocytes Cause Leukemia Cell Resistance to L-Asparaginase via Release of Glutamine.
Ehsanipour EA, Sheng X, Behan JW, Wang X, Butturini A, Avramis VI, Mittelman SD
Authors' Affiliations: Divisions of Endocrinology, Hematology & Oncology, and The Saban Research Institute, Children's Hospital Los Angeles; and Departments of Pathology, Pediatrics, Physiology & Biophysics, and The Norris Cancer Center, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California.
Obesity is a significant risk factor for cancer. A link between obesity and a childhood cancer has been identified: obese children diagnosed with high... Read More
Reprod Sci 2013 Apr 12
Coagulation and Fibrinolytic Indices During the First Trimester of Pregnancy in Women With Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: A Preliminary Study.
Shan Y, Wang A, Sun Y, Jiang W, Pang B, An Z, Du X, Wang W, Huang Z
1Obstetrics and Gynecology Department of Navy General Hospital of Chinese PLA, Beijing, China.
Objective:To evaluate the levels of coagulation and fibrinolytic markers during the first trimester of pregnancy in women with polycystic ovary syndro... Read More
Obesity (Silver Spring) 2012 Oct 24
Impact of visceral obesity on cardiac parasympathetic activity in type 2 diabetics after coronary artery bypass graft surgery.
Salamin G, Pelletier C, Poirier P, Després JP, Bertrand O, Alméras N, Costerousse O, Brassard P
Département de kinésiologie, Faculté de médecine, Université Laval, Québec, Canada; Centre de recherche de l'Institut universitaire de cardiologie et de pneumologie de Québec, Canada.
The association between adiposity and heart rate variability (HRV) in patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D) after coronary artery bypass graft surgery (... Read More