Obesity-related Diseases Articles

Obesity and Gastric Ulcers
by Nadia B. Pietrzykowska, MD, FACP

Lipedema and Obesity – What’s the Link?
by Karen Herbst, PhD, MD

Obesity and Asthma
by Nancy Kushner, MSN, RN, and Robert Kushner, MD

What Your Weight Means for Your Bones
by Frank B. Kelly, MD

Obesity & Breast Cancer
by Nancy Kushner, MSN, RN, and Robert Kushner, MD

The Skinny on “Fatty” Liver Disease
by Jennifer E. Franceschelli, DO

Obesity and Heartburn: What is the link?
by Nancy Kushner, MSN, RN, and Robert Kushner, MD

Obesity Complicates Dental Health — Be Proactive!
by K. David Stillwell, DDS, MAGD, FAAHD

Obesity and Depression: An Intertwined Challenge
by Gwyn Cready, MBA, and Ted Kyle, RPh, MBA

Dear Doctor – Can Bariatric Surgery Treat Type 2 Diabetes?
Answer provided by Lloyd Stegemann, MD, FASMBS

Obesity & Kidney Disease
by Sharon Stall, RD, MPH, and Joseph A. Vassalotti, MD

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) and Obesity
by William Hignett, MPH and Ted Kyle, RPh, MBA

Does Dramatic Weight Reduction also Reduce Cancer Risk?
by Sherman C. Smith, MD, FACS

Obesity and Hemorrhoids
by Jamie Seiler, PA-C

Obesity and Periodontal Disease
by Shannon McShea-Johansson, PA-C

The Wear and Tear of Obesity: the Burden of Weight in Joint Disease
by Jacqueline Jacques, ND

Obesity & Cancer
by Sherman C. Smith, MD, FACS

Hypertension and Obesity: How Weight-Loss Affects Hypertension
by Jaymee Delaney, MD

Cholesterol – What is it?
by Jacqueline Jacques, ND

Colon Cancer Life-saving Strategies to Avoid this Preventable Cancer
by Edward Leigh, MA

Gallbladder Disease and the Obese Patient
by Douglas O. Olsen, MD, FACS

Obesity and Depression
by David Engstrom, PhD

GERD and the Obese Patient
by Julie Janeway, Karen Sparks, MBE, and Steven R. Hendrick, MD, FACS

How Obesity Affects Arthritis
by Leni Ellen Kramer, MD, FACR

Cardiovascular Disease – Obesity and the Heart
by John A. Batsis, MD

Sleep Apnea and the Obese Patient
by Randal S. Baker, MD, FACS

Obesity-Related Conditions From A-Z

Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes
by Joanne Z. Rogers, MSN, RN, CNSN, APRN, BC-AD, and Christopher D. Still, DO, FACN, FACP



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