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Obesity Conferences 2019 | Obesity Conference 2019 …

Mar, 17th 2019 8:42 am, Article Recommended by Dr. J. Smith

Session 1:Obesity Obesityis a medical condition where the excess body fat accumulates in the body to an extent that it has a negative effect on health. It is defined by usingbody mass index (BMI) and is evaluated in terms of fat distribution and total cardiovascular risk factors. A person is considered as obese if the bodyweight is higher than 20%. Continue reading

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Insulin Index – Hormonal Obesity XXIII – Intensive Dietary …

Mar, 12th 2019 3:42 pm, Article Recommended by Dr. J. Smith

Insulin levels had always been assumed to go up or down with the blood glucose levels which led to the glycemic index which had always been assumed to be a surrogate measure of insulin levels. The glycemic index did not turn out to be as successful in weight control because glucose does not drive obesity Continue reading

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Mar, 8th 2019 11:44 pm, Article Recommended by Dr. J. Smith

Sessions/Tracks Track 1: The Science of Obesity and Diabetes The prevalence of inordinate corpulence, quantified by body mass index has raised to unacceptable levels in both men and women in the Cumulated States and ecumenical with resultant hazardous health implicative insinuations. The global prevalence of obesity has nearly tripled since 1975. In 2016, more than 1.9 billion adults aged 18 were overweight Continue reading

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Obesity and Weight Management | Hormone Health Network

Mar, 7th 2019 12:46 pm, Article Recommended by Dr. J. Smith

What is obesity? Obesity is a chronic (long-term) medical problem of having too much body fat. Continue reading

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6. Obesity Management for the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes

Mar, 7th 2019 12:46 pm, Article Recommended by Dr. J. Smith

There is strong and consistent evidence that obesity management can delay progression from prediabetes to type 2 diabetes (1,2) and may be beneficial in the treatment of type 2 diabetes. In overweight and obese patients with type 2 diabetes, modest and sustained weight loss has been shown to improve glycemic control and to reduce the need for glucose-lowering medications (35) Continue reading

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The Obesity Epidemic – Root Causes – Intensive Dietary …

Feb, 8th 2019 10:43 am, Article Recommended by Dr. J. Smith

The Obesity Epidemic I grew up in Toronto, Canada in the early 1970s. My younger self would have been utterly shocked that today, obesity has become a rising, unstoppable global phenomenon Continue reading

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Feb, 8th 2019 10:43 am, Article Recommended by Dr. J. Smith

Obesity is a chronic disease that is often misunderstood by people affected by it, healthcare providers and others. There is no one-size-fits-all approach to addressing obesity Continue reading

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Obesity Conferences – Allied Academies Conference

Feb, 7th 2019 1:42 am, Article Recommended by Dr. J. Smith

Track 1: Obesity and weightmanagement ObesityManagement includes lifestyle changes, medications, or surgery and the maintreatment for obesity consists of dieting and physical exercise. Knowing whatyour body desires is very important to weight management and may controloverconsumption and under consumption of food Continue reading

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8. Obesity Management for the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes …

Jan, 12th 2019 2:43 pm, Article Recommended by Dr. J. Smith

Recommendations 8.11 Metabolic surgery should be recommended as an option to treat type 2 diabetes in appropriate surgical candidates with BMI 40 kg/m2 (BMI 37.5 kg/m2 in Asian Americans) and in adults with BMI 35.039.9 kg/m2 (32.537.4 kg/m2 in Asian Americans) who do not achieve durable weight loss and improvement in comorbidities (including hyperglycemia) with reasonable nonsurgical methods. A 8.12 Metabolic surgery may be considered as an option for adults with type 2 diabetes and BMI 30.034.9 kg/m2 (27.532.4 kg/m2 in Asian Americans) who do not achieve durable weight loss and improvement in comorbidities (including hyperglycemia) with reasonable nonsurgical methods. A 8.13 Metabolic surgery should be performed in high-volume centers with multidisciplinary teams that understand and are experienced in the management of diabetes and gastrointestinal surgery. Continue reading

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Jan, 11th 2019 4:40 am, Article Recommended by Dr. J. Smith

At the Obesity Treatment Centers of New Jersey, we offer both surgical and non-surgical options for medical weight loss. The Laparoscopic Bariatric Program at Saint Barnabas Medical Center was started by Dr. Nusbaum back in 1998 and was Chief of Bariatric Surgery there from 1998-2009 Continue reading

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