Obesity-related Diseases Articles

Obesity and Gallstones- How Are They Related?
by Jennifer Franceschelli Hosterman, DO

Connecting Osteoarthritis and Obesity
by Kirsten Ambrose, MS, CCRC

Dear Doctor: I’m considering bariatric surgery. What do I need to know?
Answer provided by Walter Medlin, MD, FACS

Dear Doctor: I’m taking insulin and can’t lose weight. Why is it so difficult?
Answer provided by Robert Kushner, MD

The Link Between Obesity and Cancer
by Taraneh Soleymani, MD

Dear Doctor: What Can I Do to Treat my GERD?
Answer provided by Gary Reiss, MD

Binge Eating Disorder and Obesity
by Lizabeth Wesely-Casella

Obesity and Heart Disease
by Sunil Daniel, MD

Type 2 Diabetes & Obesity – Can we treat diabetes through obesity treatments?
by Stephen Boyce, MD

Can Cinnamon Help Control Type 2 Diabetes?
by Ted Kyle, RPh, MBA, and William Hignett, MPH

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 Patient with Obesity
by Douglas O. Olsen, MD, FACS

Obesity and Depression
by David Engstrom, PhD

GERD and the Patient with Obesity
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 Patient with Obesity 
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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