All obesity

Pier Cristoforo Giulianotti, chief of surgery, University of Illinois Medical Center

November 9, 2020

Simultaneous kidney transplant plus weight loss surgery safe for obese patients

New study published in the American Journal of Transplantation

Heart disease; EKG

November 27, 2019

Can obesity limit antiarrhythmic drug effectiveness?

Some AFib medications are less effective in obese patients

view of hands among chemistry glassware

July 1, 2019

Docs should consider a patient’s weight before prescribing new chemotherapy drugs

Docs should consider patient weight before using new chemo drugs

Depression

March 5, 2019

Integrated therapy treating obesity and depression is effective

For co-occurring obesity and depression

molecular psychiatry

September 4, 2018

Tailoring behavioral therapy for depression, obesity based on how the brain responds

Using brain imaging to individualize coaching-based therapy

Graziano Pinna; experts guide

November 10, 2017

Both obese and anorexic women have low levels of ‘feel good’ neurosteroid

An under-recognized contributor to mood disorders

Krista Varady

June 13, 2017

Can you feast while dieting?

Alternate-day fasting diets as effective as diets that restrict calories

Amelia Branigan

February 28, 2017

Teachers may be cause of ‘obesity penalty’ on girls’ grades

Discrimination by body weight impacts success in school, study finds

An apple on a desk with a chalkboard in the background

February 7, 2017

Teachers may be cause of ‘obesity penalty’ on girls’ grades

Obese white girls penalized in English, but not math

Shiva Shahrara

October 24, 2016

Clues to why rheumatoid arthritis takes longer to treat in obese patients

Inflammatory factors linked to fat sustain disease

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