Prevalence of Risk Factors for Alzheimer, Related Dementias Identified
Highest prevalence seen for high blood pressure and not meeting aerobic physical activity guidelines, followed by obesity (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - May 20, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Jamie Oliver stages "Eton mess" protest outside No 10
Chef and campaigner Jamie Oliver has been protesting over delays to the government's obesity strategy. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Jamie Oliver stages Eton mess protest outside No 10
Chef and campaigner Jamie Oliver has been protesting over delays to the government's obesity strategy. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Many Americans Missing an Opportunity to Prevent Dementia Many Americans Missing an Opportunity to Prevent Dementia
Nearly half of all US adults aged 45 and older have modifiable risk factors for Alzheimer ' s and related dementia, including high blood pressure, low levels of physical activity, and obesity.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - May 20, 2022 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Obesity Stigma Keeps Many From Life - Saving Cancer Screening: Study
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - May 19, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Oncology, Radiology, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Puberty Starts Earlier Than It Used To. No One Knows Why.
Some girls are starting to develop breasts as early as age 6 or 7. Researchers are studying the role of obesity, chemicals and stress. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - May 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Azeen Ghorayshi Tags: Breasts Teenagers and Adolescence Obesity Children and Childhood Research your-feed-science Herman-Giddens, Marcia E Source Type: news

Most Britons will have lost obesity battle in 20 years
THE number of people classed as obese may overtake those who are a healthy weight in fewer than 20 years, research suggests. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mars's 'healthier' bars are more expensive despite being smaller 
Mars bars are slimming down with a skinnier and more expensive version of the popular snack, in a move aimed at complying with a government crackdown on the obesity crisis. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Experts warn obese people set to outnumber those at a healthy weight by 2030 
Experts have warned that if current trends continue, there will be an extra six million obese people by 2040 with a 'tipping point' reached in just a few years. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Obesity Stigma Keeps Many From Life-Saving Cancer Screening: Study
Title: Obesity Stigma Keeps Many From Life-Saving Cancer Screening: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/19/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/19/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - May 19, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Early Glycemic Control May Cut CV Risk in Type 2 Diabetes
WEDNESDAY, May 18, 2022 -- Early control of glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c) may improve cardiovascular outcomes in type 2 diabetes, according to a study published online April 4 in Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism. Martin B. Whyte, Ph.D., from... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 18, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Episode 4: Better Ways to Sustain Weight Loss in Type 2 Diabetes Episode 4: Better Ways to Sustain Weight Loss in Type 2 Diabetes
Patients with type 2 diabetes and obesity have more options today than ever before. Join host Dr Silvio Inzucchi and obesity expert Dr Ania Jastreboff as they discuss ways to support weight loss.Medscape (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - May 18, 2022 Category: Surgery Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology InDiscussion Source Type: news

New Data Show TREMFYA ® (guselkumab) Binds to Both Inflammatory Cells and Interleukin (IL)-23, Supporting a Hypothesis for a Differentiated Mechanism from Risankizumab
SPRING HOUSE, PENNSYLVANIA, May 18, 2022 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced the first results of the in vitro MODIF-Y studies, supporting a hypothesis that may differentiate the mechanism of first-in-class TREMFYA® (guselkumab) from risankizumab due to the ability of TREMFYA to bind to CD64 positive (CD64+) cells in addition to interleukin (IL)-23 — both of which are key components of the immune system. 1,2 These findings, which are being presented at the Society for Investigative Dermatology (SID) annual meeting May 18-21, 2022 in Portland, Oregon, demonstrate TREMFYA bind...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - May 18, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Councils blew £30m on health scheme which saw just 220 people lose ANY weight, MPs told 
Experts warned there is no evidence that diets work in the long term and an obsession with them is fuelling Britain's obesity epidemic. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to lose visceral fat: Top tips to shed the harmful fat as UK faces obesity crisis
VISCERAL fat, also known as abdominal fat, sits around the belly. Too much of this fat can put someone at increased risk of developing a number of health issues including cardiovascular disease. Amid a growing obesity crisis in the UK, there are several ways to reduce levels of visceral fat. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news