Tag: overweight

Can Overweight Docs Really Give Credible Weight Loss Advice?

July 7, 2021 — Kevin Gendreau, MD, a weight loss doctor at Southcoast Health in Fall River, MA, lets patients know that he was...

Obesity Helps Drive Half of New Diabetes Cases

“This requires policy-level changes, too,” Khan said, pointing to examples such as soda taxes and efforts to make fruits and vegetables more accessible in low-income...

Exercise Doesn’t Boost Health If You Stay Obese

FRIDAY, Jan. 22, 2021 (HealthDay News) — The harmful effects of obesity on the heart can’t be undone by exercise, and it’s not possible to...

Mediterranean Diet Cuts Women’s Odds for Diabetes

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Nov. 24, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Overweight women who eat a Mediterranean-like diet may reduce their...

74 and overweight, Donald Trump faces extra risks from ‘a very sneaky virus’

By Sheryl Gay Stolberg WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump, like many men in his 70s, has mild heart disease. He takes a statin drug to treat...