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Diabetes Health in the News : Dementia in Older Women May Be Tied to Weight Loss

A new study has found that for older women, the rate of weight loss over a period of 20 years is connected with the development of dementia or mild cognitive impairment.

This research was conducted at Kaiser Permanente Northwest in …

Diabetes Health In the News Podcast: U.S. Military Has an Obesity Problem

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According to new data from the Pentagon, more members of the U.S. military are reaching above-normal weight. In fact, 1 in 13 service members are now …

Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Excess Weight in Pre-Pregnancy Connected to Heavier Children

Recent findings from a British study have provided an explanation for why poor children are more likely to be overweight or obese than other kids – mothers who were overweight during pregnancy and mothers who smoked throughout their pregnancy. …

Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Dietician Theorizes Hidden Risk Factors Could Affect Weight Gain

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A study published in Obesity Research and Clinical Practice indicates that people in 2008 would have weighed 10% more than in 1971 despite an identical caloric intake.…