All obesity

August 2, 2022

Behavioral intervention reduces depression, anxiety in adults with obesity 

UIC researchers publish new study in Biological Psychiatry: Global Open Science 

Krista Varady

March 16, 2022

Research team provides guidelines, recommendations for intermittent fasting

Intermittent fasting study shows it’s safe for many, but more study is recommended

soda in a glass with ice

December 1, 2021

Research reveals new evidence that sugary beverage tax impacts are sustainable, effective

Tax in Seattle shows long-term reduction in demand and added sugars sold

Dr. Jun Ma, Professor of Academic Internal Medicine and Geriatri

September 28, 2021

New finding offers promise in researching depression together with obesity 

New research shows problem-solving therapies led to short-term changes to the part of the brain that regulates emotion

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

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