Metabolic Disorders Resource Center

Click on the subcategory below to find drug monographs for that particular area.

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.

Obesity, Dementia Risk Varies

The association between obesity and subsequent dementia varies with the age at which obesity is first recorded.

Obesity-Fertility Link in Men

For men, obesity-related conditions can include heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes, and certain types of cancers.

Early Antibiotics and Future Obesity

Antibiotic exposure during early development alters the gut microbes and permanently reprograms the body's metabolism.

New Clinical Chart

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

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