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News Articles [1206 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

The 2017 Treat and Reduce Obesity Act (TROA) Surpasses 110 Co-Sponsors in the U.S. House of Representatives

TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 2017 Treat and Reduce Obesity Act (TROA) (S830) (HR1953) has surpassed 110 co-sponsors in the U.S. House of Representatives with a total o...

New US study reveals key reasons why millions of people with obesity are not receiving adequate care

Few of the more than 90 million Americans(1) with obesity are seeking and receiving long-term obesity care, according to new data from the Awareness, Care and Treatment In Obesity Management (ACTION) ...

VIDEO: Patients not seeking, providers not offering enough obesity care

WASHINGTON — In this video exclusive, Lee M. Kaplan, MD, PhD, director of the Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition Institute at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, discusses find...

The Biologic Roles of Leptin in Metabolism, Leptin Physiology and Obesity: On the Mechanism of Action of the Hormone in Energy Balance 

The Biologic Roles of Leptin in Metabolism, Leptin Physiology and Obesity: On the Mechanism of Action of the Hormone in Energy Balance Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN   More than $140 billion is...

The New York Bariatric Group to Provide Free Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy to Patient in Need

ROSLYN HEIGHTS, N.Y., Oct. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In the United States, over 35% of adults suffer from obesity and the complications that can come with it: diabetes, sleep apnea, and hypertension to ...

Scotland to clamp down on junk food promotion in order to tackle obesity

Action is being planned in Scotland to restrict supermarkets promoting unhealthy foods as part of a series of measures aimed at reducing obesity levels.The Scottish government is also calling on the.....

[Comment] A global coalition for the fight against heart disease and stroke

As political leaders prepare for the third UN High-level Meeting on Non-communicable Diseases (NCDs) in 2018, the World Heart Federation (WHF) is bringing together a global coalition of international,...

BEAMing a light on the issue of antibacterial resistance: Alliance requests urgent action

The BEAM Alliance, a coalition of SME biopharmaceutical companies, is requesting urgent action be taken in the fight against resistant bacteria by asking political leaders attending the G20 summit to ...

Drugs and Medications [68 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

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PubMed Articles [1928 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Building Bridges: The Journey of Alabama's Health Action Coalition.

The Alabama Health Action Coalition is a state coalition whose purpose is to enable access to high-quality, safe, and patient-centered health care for all Alabamians by leading change in nursing and h...

Maryland Action Coalition: Academic Progression Takes Several Pathways.

The purpose of this article is to provide an overview of the Maryland Action Coalition academic progression activities.

Lessons From a Pilot Community-Driven Approach for Obesity Prevention.

The Wisconsin Obesity Prevention Initiative has piloted a novel approach for community action for obesity prevention that incorporates both coalition and community organizing efforts in 2 counties. Th...

Rare Cause of Foot Pain: Osseous Coalition of the Third Metatarsal and Lateral Cuneiform.

Tarsometatarsal osseous coalition is extremely rare. Herein, we present a case of osseous coalition between the base of the third metatarsal and the lateral cuneiform. The patient is a 38-year-old mal...

Community-Led Collaborative Action to Prevent Obesity.

At the population level, turning the tide on obesity requires not only health education and promotion programs, but also systemic changes in our society. However, few of these changes can be implement...

Clinical Trials [2965 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Ready. Set. ACTION! A Theater-Based Obesity Prevention Program for Children

The goal of Ready, Set, ACTION! (RSA) is to test the feasibility of implementing a theater-based after-school program to promote healthy eating, physical activity, and positive body image ...

Study of Health Assessment and Risk Evaluation in Aboriginal Peoples Action Toward Obesity Prevention (SHARE-AP Action)

The purpose of this study is to develop an effective intervention strategy to prevent & reduce obesity among a high risk cohort of Aboriginal families.

Effectiveness of a Peer Visitation Program on Patient Activation, Function, & Quality of Life During Amputation Rehab

There is no known interventional clinical trial evidence for existing support and the reintegration strategy of a peer visitation program following amputation. The Amputee Coalition Peer V...

Coalition for a Healthier Community—Utah Women and Girls - Phase II (UWAG-II)

This 12-month randomized trial is designed to evaluate the impact of low intensity (quarterly) versus high intensity (monthly) wellness coaching programs on women's success achieving indiv...

The Autonomic Nervous System and the Metabolic Syndrome

The overall goal of this proposal is to determine the role of the autonomic nervous system in the insulin resistant state associated with obesity and the metabolic syndrome. Obesity result...

Companies [726 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Obesity Action Coalition

The Obesity Society

The Obesity Society ( is the leading scientific organization in North America dedicated to the study of obesity. The Obesity Society is committed to encouraging research on the causes ...

Pennsylvania Action Coalition

The Pennsylvania Action Coalition (PA-AC) was established in 2011 to guide the implementation of the Institute of Medicine's “The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing...

D-Action Coalition

Minnesota Coalition for Kids Health Coverage

The Minnesota Coalition for Kids Health Coverage works to identify and enroll uninsured children into Minnesota's Medical Assistance and MinnesotaCare health coverage safety net programs. The Coalitio...

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