Readers Respond to "The World Without Free Will"
Would it be possible to use the technological machinery Ecker describes to determine the differences in the flora of the digestive tract between people who are of a healthy weight and those who suffer from morbid obesity? If this is a possibility, then ...
Scientific American - Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:05

Dallas Weight Loss Surgeon on New Weight Loss Surgery Technique - The ...
This allows a person suffering from morbid obesity to eat much less before feeling full, and thereby lose weight and reduce serious risks to his or her health. While the procedure has been performed for years with great success, Dr. Kim recently ...
Marketwired (press release) - Thu, 18 Sep 2014 05:00

Orexigens Obesity Drug Contrave Approved by the FDA
The FDA cleared Contrave as an adjunct to a healthy diet (low on calories) and physical activity for chronic weight management in obese (Body Mass Index, or BMI, ≥ 30) or overweight (BMI ≥ 27) adults suffering from at least one weight-related co ... - Thu, 11 Sep 2014 12:30

Are obesity and overweight conditions best treated by mood altering drugs? - Thu, 11 Sep 2014 08:38

2 New Diet Drugs Coming Soon?
In 2012, the FDA approved Belviq and Qsymia for the treatment of chronic obesity with one or more co-morbid conditions. Yet, Arena Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: ARNA ) and VIVUS (NASDAQ: ARNA ) --respective manufacturers of Belviq and Qsymia -- have ...
Motley Fool - Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:06

Weight Loss Advice Is Hard To Stomach
Right here in these United States – but mostly in the South, where the politics are half-baked and the food is mostly fried, morbid obesity is becoming so prevalent that “regular” obesity is starting to look like a healthy alternative. In Mississippi ...
Article 3 - Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:33

Body of evidence shows women targeted again by sexism
(This is about common or garden fatness, rather than anything morbid, which is an altogether more serious and deadly progression of obesity, and should be viewed as a medical issue rather than a magazine one). But for ordinary fatties, the issue is the ...
Irish Examiner - Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:30

Jillian Naylor: Severe obesity and employers' benefit offerings
In this context, employers need to understand the implications of a recent preliminary EU decision, which found that severe, extreme or morbid obesity could amount to a disability if it hinders a worker from full and effective participation in ...
Employee Benefits - Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:20

Bariatric surgery study shows change in preferred method for weight loss
Bariatric surgery is the most effective therapy available for significant and sustainable weight loss in patients with morbid obesity, and its use has increased during the last decade. Changes in procedure use over time reflect emerging evidence ...
University of Michigan Health System News (press release) - Sun, 07 Sep 2014 15:51

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