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Academy for Eating Disorders Publishes 9 Truths about Weight and Eating Disorders to Erase Stereotypes

Erasing Societal Stereotypes: Here are 9 Truths about Weight and Eating Disorders

Recently, the Academy for Eating Disorders (AED) released a list of nine truths about weight and eating disorders to generate increased awareness among people...
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Homepage Round-Up: Children Should Drink Whole Milk; Insecticide Exposure Liked to Mortality; and...

Kicking off 2020, here are the top stories covered by DocWire News this week in the Homepage section. In this week’s edition of the...
Children who Drink Whole Milk Have a Lower Risk of Obesity

Children who Drink Whole Milk Have a Lower Risk of Obesity

Children who consume whole milk have a 40% lower chance of obesity, according to a study published in The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. To...
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Rheum Round-up: Violence Victims Develop Chronic Illness, Best Bone Health Exercise in Obese Patients,...

Here are the top stories recently covered by DocWire News in the Rheumatology section. In this edition, read about the correlation between intimate partner...
TV Watching Linked to Childhood Obesity

TV Watching Linked to Childhood Obesity

Television watching is the lifestyle habit most associated with childhood obesity, according to the findings of a new study published in the journal Pediatric...
Antiarrhythmic Drug Response My Be Affected by Obesity: Study

Antiarrhythmic Drug Response My Be Affected by Obesity: Study

New research suggests that obesity may reduce response to sodium channel blocker antiarrhythmic drugs for atrial fibrillation (AFib). The researchers, publishing in JAMA Cardiology, explained...
Obesity Linked to Poor Psychosocial Health Outcomes in Breast and Prostate Cancer Patients

Here’s How Obesity Impacts RA Treatment Efficacy

A new study examined whether obesity reduces the effectiveness of conventional synthetic or biologic disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (csDMARDs or bDMARDs) in patients with rheumatoid...

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