Metabolic Disorders Resource Center

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Mangos May Lower Blood Sugar

Regular consumption of mango by obese adults may lower blood sugar levels without a negative impact on body weight.

Dopamine and Overeating

Obese adults may be more susceptible to environmental food cues than lean adults due to differences in brain chemistry.

Combo Tablet for Weight Management

Takeda and Orexigen announced the approval of Contrave extended-release tablets as adjunct to a reduced-calorie diet and increased physical activity.

The Money-Obesity Association

Does wealth influence your weight?

Elelyso Gains Gaucher Indication

Pfizer and Protalix BioTherapeutics announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Elelyso for injection for pediatric patients.

Obesity and Childhood Bullying

Obese children in early primary school are significantly more likely to be involved with bullying, both as victim and perpetrator.

Exercise Protects Women from A.Fib

Greater physical activity is associated with lower rates of incident atrial fibrillation (AF) in women.

New Clinical Chart

Review this chart on Obesity Treatments for quick information when you need it.

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