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Children inherit obesity from their parents
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Children inherit obesity from their parents

Study assessed the BMIs of around 100,000 children and their parents.

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Rating your doctor

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Female life expectancy could exceed 90 years by 2030

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Rare disease alliance calls for minimum 3-fold increase in annual drug approvals

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European Medicines Agency broadens public access to drug data

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Adolesc Health
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Girls with overweight/obesity who misperceive weight have better BP as adults

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Perianesth Nurs
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The forearm is not a good substitute for upper arm in BP measures for large patients

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European Commission warns of health risks with UV-C hospital equipment sterilisation process

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Whole grains speed-up weight loss

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Professional & Business

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One-off screening test cuts bowel cancer risk by third, study shows

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Rise in A&E referrals from NHS 111 service

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Hospital cuts planned across England, reveals BBC

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Welsh medical professional training given £95m investment

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GPs told to ration stop smoking services

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NHS at ‘breaking point’, warns BMA

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  • Clinical Essentials from The Journal of Rheumatology
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Obesity—and being thin—suggest different mechanisms in development of psoriatic arthritis

What does a patient's weight suggest regarding psoriatic arthritis risk?

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  • Clinical Essentials from Eur J Epidemiol
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More body fat, overall adiposity, and abdominal adiposity are linked to Afib

With incremental increases in various measures of adiposity, Afib increases.

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Height and obesity are linked to Afib in older people

Body size seems to matter more than fat distribution.

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Bariatric surgery improvements in type 2 diabetes persist at 5 years

Final data from STAMPEDE trial show glycemic control durability.

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Air pollution contributes to 4.2 million deaths annually
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Air pollution contributes to 4.2 million deaths annually

92 per cent of the world’s population lives in areas with unhealthy air, according to a new report.

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Another contract

BMA announced its annual GP contract changes for 2017/18 in England

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Photographs may improve patient healthcare in rural areas
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Photographs may improve patient healthcare in rural areas

Patients who use ‘photo journeys’ shared more information about living with their condition.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Clinical Rheumatology
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Accelerated knee OA patients likelier to show certain symptoms before radiographic diagnosis

Lying down, straightening the knee, and walking were harder for them than for participants with common OA.

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WHO deploys medical teams to Yemen as health crisis deepens
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WHO deploys medical teams to Yemen as health crisis deepens

The move comes as the United Nations launches an international appeal to provide life-saving assistance to 12 million people there.

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Is aerobics a good way to cut fat in T2DM?

Meta-analysis examines the effect of exercise on ectopic fat.

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First-of-its-kind Rare Diseases International policy event
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First-of-its-kind Rare Diseases International policy event

The event has been organised by Rare Diseases International in partnership with the BLACKSWAN Foundation and EURORDIS-Rare Diseases Europe.

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Clin Oncol
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Intentional weight loss after menopause may cut risk for endometrial cancer

Women's Health Initiative data show a pronounced effect for obese women.

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Statins have no effect in SCD rate in HFrEF patients

Authors say that these meta-analysis results deliver a “clear message.”

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Global consortium formed to educate leaders on climate and health
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Global consortium formed to educate leaders on climate and health

The Consortium aims to prepare leaders for the impact climate will continue to have on health.

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