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Guidelines recommend obesity intervention for 140 million people in U.S.

PCNA SmartBrief | Nov 06, 2014

An Obesity Society report found 140 million American adults could benefit from behavioral weight-loss treatment, and 116 million are candidates for pharmacotherapy. The recommendations are based on health measures that include waist size, weight and height, as well as risk factors such as hypertension, cholesterol and diabetes. The report is scheduled to be presented today at the Obesity Society's annual meeting. Drug Store News (11/03)


Medical groups issue stroke prevention recommendations

PCNA SmartBrief | Oct 30, 2014

Women may delay care for heart attack symptoms, study says

PCNA SmartBrief | Oct 30, 2014

Review: Fasting not needed for diabetes patients having lipid tests

PCNA SmartBrief | Nov 06, 2014

Experts discuss cholesterol guidelines before full house at AHA

PCNA SmartBrief | Nov 20, 2014

CDC: Death rate from heart disease is dropping

PCNA SmartBrief | Nov 20, 2014

Face-to-face, virtual diabetes care yield similar results

PCNA SmartBrief | Nov 13, 2014

Nonobstructive coronary artery disease tied to death, heart attack risk

PCNA SmartBrief | Nov 06, 2014

Popular diet plans work in short term, analysis finds

PCNA SmartBrief | Nov 13, 2014

Hypertensive young adults may not get advice on lifestyle changes

PCNA SmartBrief | Nov 13, 2014


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