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AFib in Overweight Individuals May Not Be Related to Fat

AFib in Overweight Individuals May Not Be Related to Fat, New Analysis Suggests

New study results in Trends in Cardiovascular Medicine indicate that atrial fibrillation (AFib) in people who are overweight is not linked to the amount...
covid-19, ra, interview, Rheum Round-up: Europe Rejects EVENITY, Tanezumab vs. Placebo for OA, and More

Rheum Round-up: Interivew with a Rheumatologist, Hydroxychloroquine and COVID-19 Prevention, and more

Here are the top stories recently covered by DocWire News in the Rheumatology section. In this edition, read an interview with a rheumatologist, what...
Poor Muscle Quality Is Common Among People with Obesity, Other Factors Also Play a Role

Poor Muscle Quality Is Common Among People with Obesity, Other Factors Also Play a...

A study observed a significant prevalence of poor muscle quality among individuals with obesity, and also found that age, sex, and body mass index...
Interview with Payal Kohli, MD; COVID-19 and Anticoagulants; and More

Cardio Round-up: Belly Fat Not Great; Blood Pressure Perils, Marijuana Update, and More

This week's edition of the Round-up reminds you to chip away and lessen the excess belly fat if possible, and in doing so lower...
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...
primary, prostate, Homepage Round-Up: FDA Approves New Migraine Therapy, E-Cigs Linked to Respiratory Disease; and More

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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