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Doctors urge Government to tackle obesity - Latest National News - Keep up with Newstalk ZB

Doctors urge Government to tackle obesity -  Latest National News - Keep up with Newstalk ZB | Obesity | Scoop.it
Updated 2:38pm: Pressure's mounting on the government to do more to tackle obesity, as doctors call for sweeping policy changes.
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Bariatric Surgery Decreases Risk of Uterine Cancer

Bariatric Surgery Decreases Risk of Uterine Cancer | Obesity | Scoop.it
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and Moores Cancer Center report that bariatric surgery resulting in dramatic weight loss in formerly severely obese women reduces the risk of ...
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Obesity game-changer? Why this time it's different

Obesity game-changer? Why this time it's different | Obesity | Scoop.it
An FDA decision on Orexigen's obesity drug, Contrave, is expected Wednesday, and analysts say its late arrival on market may help.
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What Is Diabetes

What is Diabetes? Animated video covers basic issues such as glucose, insulin, the pancreas and warning signs of diabetes. Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/...
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Burning Unhealthy Fat May Soon Be As Easy As Flipping A Switch

Burning Unhealthy Fat May Soon Be As Easy As Flipping A Switch | Obesity | Scoop.it
The discovery of a molecular "on-off" switch for conversion of white fat into beige, energy-burning fat may lead to new drug therapies for obesity and related illnesses.
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