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Reappraising the (Cutoff Value) Relationship between Waist Circumference & BMI

Research Paper Title

Reappraisal of Waist Circumference Cutoff Value according to General Obesity.

Background

Current criterion of waist circumference (WC) for abdominal obesity is not enough to demonstrate characteristics of obese and non-obese populations defined by BMI. 289 more words

Anatomy & Physiology

Diabetes, obesity linked to chemical exposure – Endocrine Society

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Published time: 29 Sep, 2015 19:57

 

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Scientific research has increasingly linked common chemicals found in everyday products to diabetes, obesity, cancer, and other major ailments, according to a new policy statement. 198 more words

United States

Liraglutide assists with weight loss in non-diabetic patients.

An article published in New England Journal of Medicine in June 2015 showed the effects of Liraglutide on weight management.

Liraglutide is a glucagon-like peptide-1 analogue and is relatively new as an anti-diabetic drug. 179 more words