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Obesity risk factors may differ for Hispanic and non-Hispanic white children – News-Medical.net

The factors that put children at risk of becoming obese within the first 12 months of their life may differ for Hispanic and non-Hispanic babies. This is a conclusion of a new study in the journal Pediatric Research, which is published by Springer Nature. Lead authors, Sahel Hazrati and Farah Khan of the Inova Translational Medicine Institute in the US, ...

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Obesity Epidemic Hits Cath Lab, Raising Docs' Radiation Risk – Medscape

The growing prevalence of obesity among Americans may be adversely affecting the health of physicians by exposing them to greater amounts of radiation during coronary angiography, new research suggests. In a single-center study, physician radiation exposure increased significantly as patient body mass index (BMI) rose, with exposure 7-fold higher when physicians treated the largest (BMI ≥40 kg/m2) vs the leanest ...

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Risk factors for obesity may differ for Hispanic and non-Hispanic white babies – Medical Xpress

The factors that put children at risk of becoming obese within the first 12 months of their life may differ for Hispanic and non-Hispanic babies. This is a conclusion of a new study in the journal Pediatric Research, which is published by Springer Nature. Lead authors, Sahel Hazrati and Farah Khan of the Inova Translational Medicine Institute in the US, ...

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Do integrase inhibitors raise the risk of obesity? – aidsmap

People who take an integrase inhibitor as part of their HIV treatment appear to gain more weight than others after starting treatment and the trend is more common in women and black people, according to a review of observational studies and clinical trials published in the Journal of Virus Eradication. Its authors are Dr Andrew Hill of the University of ...

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