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Orlistat ( Xenical ), a drug that, combined with diet, exercise and behavioral therapy, reduces fat absorption, appears helpful for improving weight management in obese adolescents, compared with plac ...


A study carried out by the Stanford University School of Medicine using new measures of heart disease risk shows that gastric bypass surgery reduces the risk of heart disease even more than previously ...


Weight loss medicine Xenical ( Orlistat ) has received European approval to include clinical, safety and efficacy data in the label on the use in obese adolescents aged 12 years or over. The label ch ...


A review of 22 studies suggests three commonly used drugs may help type 2 diabetes patients lose small amounts of weight, although long-term benefits are not clear. Prozac, known generically as Fl ...


A study examined the factors that contribute toward children becoming overweight or obese in early adulthood. Parents have a strong influence over whether or not their children will become overweig ...


Researchers at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine have shown that reducing levels of fatty acids in the hypothalamus causes rats to overeat and become obese. Their results suggest that restor ...


Obese and overweight individuals suffering metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes showed significant health improvements after only three weeks of diet and moderate exercise even though the participan ...


A single change in a particular brain hormone can increase a person's risk of obesity, two studies, published in the Cell Metabolism, reveal. The researchers found that obese children are more likely ...


Use of the weight-loss medication Rimonabant ( Acomplia ) produced modest yet sustained weight loss after 2 years, and improved HDL cholesterol and triglyceride levels. Approximately two-thirds of ...


Reducing calories over six months resulted in a decrease in fasting insulin levels and body temperature, two biomarkers of longevity. Prolonged calorie restriction increases life span in rodents a ...


A study found that obesity increases the risk of death from prostate cancer, even though it does not increase the overall risk a man will be diagnosed with the disease. The study has shown that high ...


Premenopausal women who were assigned to follow the Atkins diet for one year lost more weight when compared to women who were assigned to follow the Zone, Ornish and LEARN diets. Overweight and obe ...


European Medicines Agency ( EMEA ) has completed a review of Rimonabant ( Acomplia ) after concerns about its psychiatric safety. Thereview has found that the benefits of Rimonabant do not outweigh th ...


Results from a prospective study have shown that patients with a body mass index ( BMI ) in the obese range live on average two to three months less after a pancreatic cancer diagnosis, compared with ...


On 18 October 2012, the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use ( CHMP ) adopted a negative opinion, recommending the refusal of the marketing authorisation for the medicinal product Qsiva, int ...